Best IT Development Podcasts 2019 for consultants

QEmploy

Be it smartphones, laptops, tablets, social media networks or virtual businesses, they are all dependent on developing software and technologies. While video media is undoubtedly highly engaging, it is also highly time consuming. They cultivate a direct relationship with their audience, the discussions are not scripted and from a technical standpoint, podcasts are easier to produce and market than other forms of consumer media.

5 Mobile App Development Tips For Startups

Tom Spencer

The same holds true when it comes to mobile app development. There are a number of mobile platforms on the market, and each of them has their own subtle nuances and capabilities that you should keep in mind when developing your app. Your whole development approach depends on whether you plan to release your mobile app on Android , iOS , Kindle or something else. The most popular way for mobile users to consume media and gather information is through mobile apps.

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The New News on Print Media Transformation

BCG

Digital technology is no longer the disruptive force in print media—it is the driving force that shapes content creation and distribution. The distinction between print and digital is not relevant anymore: publishers have become, with varying degree of success, digital media companies. In late 2012, BCG presented a transformation game plan for companies in the throes of a digital sea change in how people consume print media and how advertisers reach them.

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FAQs from our Social Media & Employment Webinar

Social Intelligence

Last week we hosted a webcast on social media and employment. Our president, Bianca Lager, and our business development manager, Jonny Hawley, focused on the benefits and risks of using social media to vet potential employees. How does an abundance of political posts on social media play a role in this all? If we don’t locate any of our red flags after reviewing your candidate’s social media, we’ll send you back a report with a list of sites that we reviewed.

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5 Timeless Social Media Marketing Tips|Women In Consulting Blog

Women in Consulting

Hiring and developing great people to support you. Learn more » White Papers & Resources: Empower Event Participants with Social Media Success with Independent Fundraising Events Nonprofit Social Media Strategy The Blackbaud Index of Charitable Giving Nonprofit Industry Research » view all white papers.

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Your 2019 BVFLS Practice Development Marketing Plan

Rod Burkert

Are you looking for practice development ideas that can build and grow your BVFLS practice? That is why I created this turnkey practice development marketing plan ebook. It’s your practice development marketing plan for the next 12 months. Just a combination of networking, speaking, writing, social media (LinkedIn), and – wait for it – throwing two parties. << 2019 BVFLS Practice Development Marketing Plan. Coaching news Practice development

#BlackFriday = media trap

Seth Godin Blog

Any media outlet that talks about Black Friday as an actually important phenomenon is either ignorant or working hard to please their advertisers. Sixteen years ago, my friend Jerry Shereshewsky helped invent ''cyber Monday'' as a further expansion of the media/shopping complex mania. It was amazingly easy to find people eager to embrace and talk about the idea of developing yet another holiday devoted to buying stuff. Repeat the meme in the media.

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It’s not just me profiting from social media

Rod Burkert

What would you want to know more about using social media to expand your practice? I ask this question because it’s not just me profiting from social media. It’s all part and parcel of the social media fabric. As it relates to the intersection of social media and “what’s hot,” here is a compilation of what a few accounting firm marketers said. Always On’ Business Development. Video Marketing and Social Media. Practice development

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Social media is good … newsletters are better … here are 8 reasons why

Rod Burkert

It’s true that I continue to get most of my leads from social media (LinkedIn). But while you can knock on the door with social media, a newsletter (or blog) gets you inside. The case for social media. Social media can be incredibly efficient. And relative to 1:1 meetings, which can be incredibly effective , the case for social media is simple. And I am only on Twitter to get practice development ideas from sources that I can transfer to a BVFLS setting.

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Social Media Content Strategies: An Interview With Robin Frank.

Women in Consulting

Hiring and developing great people to support you. Learn more » White Papers & Resources: Empower Event Participants with Social Media Success with Independent Fundraising Events Nonprofit Social Media Strategy The Blackbaud Index of Charitable Giving Nonprofit Industry Research » view all white papers.

Positioning Yourself As The Expert — How To Develop A Consulting Voice That Clients Will Listen To with Ron Carucci: Podcast #21

Consulting Success

Positioning Yourself As The Expert — How To Develop A Consulting Voice That Clients Will Listen To with Ron Carucci. I switched careers into learning and development and organization development. I began my career at a time where the consulting industry was getting a well-earned bashing by the media and by writers and thought leaders. We started building our social media platform. How do you develop that discipline?

Social Media Etiquette: How to Get People to Like You

Women in Consulting

Hiring and developing great people to support you. Learn more » White Papers & Resources: Empower Event Participants with Social Media Success with Independent Fundraising Events Nonprofit Social Media Strategy The Blackbaud Index of Charitable Giving Nonprofit Industry Research » view all white papers.

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“Social Media Crisis” and Other Buzzwords that Need to Go

Melissa Agnes

Melissa’s #1 despised buzzword: Social media crisis. To us, here at Agnes + Day , someone who says that they specialize in “social media crises” is demonstrating a big red flag. The truth is that no matter where a crisis originates, it will end up online and online includes, but is not limited to, social media. And yes, there are crises that develop and play out on social, but the fact of the matter is that a crisis is never purely contained to social.

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Social Media for Healthcare: What’s The Potential?

Melissa Agnes

The other day I had a conversation with someone who made a statement about the healthcare industry not needing to be on social media because no one cares about the nurses’ birthdays and little useless memes (I’m SOOO paraphrasing here!). Though it’s true that no one cares about memes and birthdays of people they don’t know, if your healthcare institute is using social media for these types of purposes, you are not harnessing its true power or potential.

The Revenue Stream Revolution in Entertainment. and Media

Strategy+Business

Digitization has permanently reshaped the global entertainment and media (E&M) ecosystem. Companies are succeeding in developing streams that tap into the commercial potential of their most engaged users. They are doing so by pursuing new modes of distribution, targeting ad products more effectively, driving e-commerce activity, building membership businesses, and branching out into new media and geographies.

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10 Steps for Developing Effective Communication Skills | Women in.

Women in Consulting

Hiring and developing great people to support you. Learn more » White Papers & Resources: Empower Event Participants with Social Media Success with Independent Fundraising Events Nonprofit Social Media Strategy The Blackbaud Index of Charitable Giving Nonprofit Industry Research » view all white papers.

Social Media 101 for Nonprofit Consultants

The Nonprofit Consultant

Yesterday I had the opportunity to present an introductory workshop on social media to a few of my colleagues in the Fund Builders Alliance. We covered some of the basics of what social media is and is not, got into the how-tos and whys of facebook, twitter, linkedin, and blogging, and briefly went over the variety of other services available (pinterest, storify, g+,). Social media is such a constantly changing and evolving ecosystem that I believe it is a continual learning effort.

Positioning Yourself As The Expert — How To Develop A Consulting Voice That Clients Will Listen To with Ron Carucci: Podcast #21

Consulting Success

Inside the world of organizational development, Ron quickly learned that being an agent of change is a real challenge. A strong social media presence and taking on speaking engagements, including podcasts, will also contribute to your overall credibility. Developing A Mindset of Discipline. 19:59] Building your credibility through writing, speaking, and social media. [22:40] 27:20] Steps to developing a mindset of discipline. [32:52]

The Art of Honest Influence

The Fearless Marketer

Influence: the capacity to have an effect on the character, development, or behavior of someone or something. And honesty is a developed characteristic you learned in your family, through education, and in working for a living. No videos, social media, networking, or publishing.

If You Outsource Your Social Media Marketing, This Is An Important Message For You

Melissa Agnes

If you outsource your organization’s social media marketing and have not yet considered this, then your brand is at risk! Many organizations outsource their social media marketing for one reason or another. In this crisis ready video, I discuss some important points to consider and develop protocol for, to ensure that your organization isn’t left exposed in the event of a rising risk on social media.

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How to Make Entertainment and Media Businesses "Fan"-tastic

Strategy+Business

Entertainment and media (E&M) offerings today simply cannot thrive without the economic, social, and emotional power of their fans. But entertainment and media businesses designed around and for fans command multiple strategic advantages in today's hypercompetitive landscape. Premium content is expensive, and getting more so. Distribution is a brutal battle for shelf space. The steady march of digital technology has ushered in a direct-to-consumer environment.

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Why Startups Shouldn’t Chase Media Buzz

Harvard Business

In the fall of 2014, in the midst of controversy about Facebook’s real-name policy and selling of user data, a new social media platform called Ello caught fire. The media dubbed Ello the “Anti-Facebook” and, at its peak, the social network was getting membership requests from more than 30,000 new users per hour. Ello’s story shows what can happen when a startup achieves media success that outpaces its progress in other areas.

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Organizational Character and Leadership Development | Consulting.

Consulting and Organizational Management

Share » Connect » Blog: Consulting and Organizational Development. Organizational Character and Leadership Development By Jim Smith on December 16, 2010. For the last 50 years it has not been fashionable to talk about moral development, yet the subject of moral development is all about being a grown up. Loevinger, Ego Development. We can observe groups operating at various stages of moral development in their assumptions and behaviors.

Melissa Agnes to Conduct Crisis Management Workshop at the GCC Government Social Media Summit in Dubai

Melissa Agnes

On September 17th and 18th 2014, Melissa Agnes, President and co-founder of Agnes + Day, will be presenting a two-day workshop on social media for crisis and emergency management for healthcare at the GCC Government Social Media Summit in Dubai. Workshop outline: Social media for healthcare. Social media for healthcare will explore the strategic ways that social media can be applied to help the healthcare industry better communicate with key target audiences in real-time.

The Addictive Nature of Social Media - What It Means for Your.

Women in Consulting

Hiring and developing great people to support you. Learn more » White Papers & Resources: Empower Event Participants with Social Media Success with Independent Fundraising Events Nonprofit Social Media Strategy The Blackbaud Index of Charitable Giving Nonprofit Industry Research » view all white papers.

History of Organization Development (Part 6 of 6) ? ?Can People.

Consulting and Organizational Management

Share » Connect » Blog: Consulting and Organizational Development. History of Organization Development (Part 6 of 6) – “Can People Really Change? This is the sixth blog post in a six-part series about the history of Organization Development, “On the Shoulders of Giants.”). For More Resources About Organization Development, see These Free Management Library Topics: History of OD: Part 1 of 6 – Prehistoric OD. Organization Development.

These Smart Social Media Tactics Will Help You Prevent A Crisis

Melissa Agnes

A company with two plane crashes in the last year asks people to post their bucket list destinations on social media. A social media manager loses their temper in a customer service post on Facebook. Everyone is using social media for marketing today. Here are three tactics you can employ now that will significantly lower the odds that a social media flub will trigger a public relations crisis. 2) Social media training for users in the organization.

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History of Organization Development (Part 4 of 6) ? Frederick.

Consulting and Organizational Management

Share » Connect » Blog: Consulting and Organizational Development. History of Organization Development (Part 4 of 6) — Frederick Taylor, the First Modern ‘Change’ Consultant By Carter McNamara on May 14, 2012. This is the fourth blog post in a six-part series about the history of Organization Development, “On the Shoulders of Giants.” Organization Development. Consulting and Organizational Development. Marketing and Social Media.

Research: The Rise of Partisan Media Changed How Companies Make Decisions

Harvard Business

The media landscape in the U.S. In a recent study , we document how the rise of partisan media shifted the decisions companies made. Our findings demonstrate that companies act differently depending on what sort of media is paying attention. It was generally devoid of partisan slant and was more accessible to less-educated people than its print media counterparts. The 1980s and 1990s brought transformational change to the media landscape.

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The AT&T Ruling Shows That U.S. Regulators Don?t Understand Media?s Present ? or Future

Harvard Business

Justice Department’s view of a static media landscape is dead and buried. “If there ever were an antitrust case where the parties had a dramatically different assessment of the current state of the relevant market and a fundamentally different vision of its future development,” Judge Leon began his decision, “this is the one.” Even without the government’s defeat in this case, more media restructuring is inevitable.

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History of Organization Development (Part 1 of 6) ? ?Prehistoric OD.

Consulting and Organizational Management

Share » Connect » Blog: Consulting and Organizational Development. History of Organization Development (Part 1 of 6) — “Prehistoric OD” By Carter McNamara on March 5, 2012. You may know some of the people on whose shoulders you are standing, certainly you have read the works of earlier ‘elders’ who have shaped your work, but many of those who developed ways to improve their social systems are lost in the mists of time. Organization Development.

Types of Changes | Consulting and Organizational Development

Consulting and Organizational Management

Share » Connect » Blog: Consulting and Organizational Development. ————————— For more resources, see the Library topics Consulting and Organizational Development. « Previous Next » Meet this Blog’s Co-Hosts Carter McNamara of Authenticity Consulting, LLC, provides organization development and consultant training services, and is developer of the Free Management Library. Library.

The Revenue Stream Revolution in Entertainment. and Media

Strategy+Business

Digitization has permanently reshaped the global entertainment and media (E&M) ecosystem. Companies are succeeding in developing streams that tap into the commercial potential of their most engaged users. They are doing so by pursuing new modes of distribution, targeting ad products more effectively, driving e-commerce activity, building membership businesses, and branching out into new media and geographies.

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Social Media Program: Twitter Tips|Women In Consulting Blog

Women in Consulting

Hiring and developing great people to support you. Learn more » White Papers & Resources: Empower Event Participants with Social Media Success with Independent Fundraising Events Nonprofit Social Media Strategy The Blackbaud Index of Charitable Giving Nonprofit Industry Research » view all white papers.

The Blockchain Will Do to Banks and Law Firms What the Internet Did to Media

Harvard Business

Like the internet, in the early stages of development there are many competing technologies, so it’s important to specify which blockchain you’re talking about. The internet and its layers took decades to develop, with each technical layer unlocking an explosion of creative and entrepreneurial activity. In 1989 Tim Berners-Lee developed HTTP , another open, permissionless protocol, and the web enabled businesses such as eBay, Google, and Amazon.

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How Women Can Develop — and Promote — Their Personal Brand

Harvard Business

We all know developing a personal brand is valuable, since a strong reputation can put you on the radar for exciting career opportunities. ” So how can you, as a woman, navigate this conundrum and develop a robust personal brand? Help others understand the truth about your journey by developing a clear and concise elevator pitch that explains how your previous skills connect with. Yulia Reznikov/Getty Images.

How The UAE and Saudi Arabia Are Doing Great Things on Social Media

Melissa Agnes

Two weeks ago I was in Dubai presenting a 6 hour workshop on the use of social media and mobile technology for emergency management, to the GCC healthcare sector. To my happy surprise, the delegates who attended my workshop were so social media savvy and advanced that after the first half of the first session, they voted to dive right into the fun stuff! The Middle East is doing great things on social media.

The Use of the Word Transparency in the World of Social Media

Melissa Agnes

Almost everyone has some sort of digital device – a smart phone, a social media page such as Facebook or Twitter, etc. Disclaimer: The information contained in this post is provided only as general information and may or may not reflect the most current legal developments; accordingly, this information is not promised or guaranteed to be correct or complete and is not intended to create, or constitute formation of, an attorney-client relationship.

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Develop Deep Knowledge in Your Organization — and Keep It

Harvard Business

Leaders with a passion for developing employees’ skills, and those who understand the need to transfer knowledge among generations of workers, know how important it is to link in-house education to strategic planning. The educational concepts developed in that program have since evolved into a larger learning program called EYP University, which provides an average of 20 courses a year for architects, engineers, and a combination of the two.

TCIP #045 – The American Red Cross’s Social Media Command Center with Curtis Midkiff

Melissa Agnes

What has always fascinated me are their extreme capabilities in the use of social media for real-time emergency management. Today they have three social media command centers, also known as “digidocs”, that serve as their home base for monitoring, listening, responding, communicating, targeting – you name it – both in and out of crises and emergencies. Curtis spoke about the new disaster portal the American Red Cross is in the process of developing.

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