People on the Move in the Social Business Industry, May 24, 2012

Both the submissions on this job announcement board, as well as available social media positions at corporations continue to pour in. In this continued digest of job changes, I like to salute those that continue to join the industry in roles focused on social media, see the archives, which I’ve been tracking since Q4, 2007. People on the Move in the Social Business Industry: Keith Trivitt joins MediaWhiz as Director, Marketing and Communications Keith will direct MediaWhiz’s corporate social media, communications and marketing strategy, helping to build and promote the digital media agency’s various business units across a variety of social media and digital marketing channels. Ryan Ruud joins Four51, Inc. as Director of Marketing & Communications and will lead online marketing … Continue readingPeople on the Move in the Social Business Industry, May 24, 2012

Video: Scaling your Social Business

A few days before the hectic 2012 SXSW storm (my analysis here), The Dachis Group hosted the Social Business Summit (catch one in your city) with some of the world’s top brands to discuss social business.   Kicking off the day, I shared Altimeter’s research on how advanced companies are scaling their programs –and avoiding programs that will slow them down.  A few key points we iterated: Being prepared in advanced with: the proper policies, teams, roles, and education programs. These are the foundation needed to build a Center of Excellence. Advanced corporations have enabled their business units to deploy social –once they’ve provided the right training, process, then technology (in that order) Savvy companies are developing a social support … Continue readingVideo: Scaling your Social Business