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Christopher Taylor08/31/14
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The gaming industry has a lot to teach marketers

Study after study shows that our brains love small, predictable rewards more than occasional, large rewards. This principle is on prominent display in the gaming industry where slot machines far outnumber table games in any casino.

Paul Andrews08/30/14
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The Importance Of Identifying Your Core Business Values

An important set of principles that small, medium and large businesses share are the core values that help support the company’s vision, build the culture and that become the characteristics that define the business.

Adi Gaskell08/30/14
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Perceptions of flexible working are far from equal

One would think flexible working is an indisputable benefit to the modern workplace. In recent years commentators and experts have lined up to regale the future workplace that places no heed on when or where work gets done.

Highq Collaborate08/30/14
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Simplify your working life with document automation

HighQ’s document automation feature is a premium module now available in HighQ Collaborate. This module will enable you to store your branded static or boilerplate Word templates such as software license agreements, NDAs and employment contracts as well as many other documents, allowing you to assemble the content and automate the documents at the touch of a button.

Adi Gaskell08/30/14
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Is faking conformity key to success on social media?

I’ve written a bit recently on the way information, and especially misinformation, spreads throughout our social networks. Central to many studies into this area is the crucial role influencers play in the spread of this information. How do we become influential though?

Adi Gaskell08/29/14
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Using the crowd for your international shopping

Jitka, my partner, and I have been contemplating moving overseas for a little while. This obviously raises some popular issues such as learning the language, understanding the system and all of that, but it also frequently reminds us that some of the things we’ve grown to love in London won’t be available in Czech.

Interact Intran...08/29/14
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How to make your intranet worthy of trust

According to the Great Places to Work Institute, which compiles the annual list of the Best Companies to Work For, trust is “the defining principle of great workplaces.”

Adi Gaskell08/29/14
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How do you handle setbacks?

Failure is a lot more popular these days than it perhaps was in the past. The notion is that if you’re not failing then you’re not trying sufficiently challenging things, and thus not progressing, either as an individual or as an organization, as much as you might otherwise do.

Mark Morrell08/29/14
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Benefit from finding your content easily

Many organisations find it difficult to see the benefits from publishing standards. I remove the barriers to show the benefits from each publishing standard in my next few posts.

Adi Gaskell08/29/14
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Dutch firm aims to provide innovative train information

It’s become commonplace for a range of public transport to provide an improved set of information to passengers. Most for instance now provide live time-tabling so that people can see how long it will be before their bus or train arrives.

Bloomfire Marketing08/28/14
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CMSWire: Bloomfire’s Collaboration Train Steams On

CMSWire put a spotlight on Bloomfire’s new collaboration features in a recent article. The story quotes CEO Bob Zukis on how Bloomfire is different

Adi Gaskell08/28/14
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Crowdsourcing in government

Whilst I suspect the healthcare industry have been the biggest devotee of crowdsourcing over the past few years, it’s probable that the public sector are running them pretty close.

Hearsay Social08/28/14
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Amplify reach and grow business on Facebook with Hearsay Social for Facebook promoted posts

Today Hearsay Social is proud to announce the launch of Hearsay Social for Facebook promoted posts, allowing advisors and agents to amplify their reach, increase engagement, and grow business on Facebook.

Adi Gaskell08/28/14
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AMA return to crowdsourcing with new open innovation challenge

At the start of this year the American Heart Association (AHA) embarked on an open innovation challenge to try and improve the readmission rates of patients who are hospitalised due to heart failure.

Bloomfire Marketing08/28/14
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Advice For CEO’S, From A CEO, On Social Business

Our CEO, Bob Zukis, shared his thoughts on social business in a LinkedIn post, “Advice For CEO’S, From A CEO, On Social Business.”

//Load EML and Save to MSG and MHTML

public static void ConvertFromEML()
{
    // Base folder for reading and writing files
    String  strBaseFolder  = Environment.getExternalStorageDirectory().getPath();
    strBaseFolder = strBaseFolder + "/";

    //Initialize and Load an existing EML file by specifying the MessageFormat
    MailMessage msg = MailMessage.load(strBaseFolder + "AnEmail.eml", MessageFormat.getEml());

    //Save the Email message to disk by specifying the MSG and MHT MailMessageSaveType
    msg.save(strBaseFolder + "message.msg", MailMessageSaveType.getOutlookMessageFormat());
    msg.save(strBaseFolder + "message.mhtml", MailMessageSaveType.getMHtmlFormat());
}

//Load MSG and Save to EML and MHTML

public static void ConvertFromMSG()
{
    // Base folder for reading and writing files
    String  strBaseFolder  = Environment.getExternalStorageDirectory().getPath();
    strBaseFolder = strBaseFolder + "/";

    //Initialize and Load an existing MSG file by specifying the MessageFormat
    MailMessage msg = MailMessage.load(strBaseFolder + "AnEmail.msg", MessageFormat.getMsg());

    //Save the Email message to disk by specifying the EML and MHT MailMessageSaveType
    msg.save(strBaseFolder + "message.eml", MailMessageSaveType.getEmlFormat());
    msg.save(strBaseFolder + "message.mhtml", MailMessageSaveType.getMHtmlFormat());
}

//Load MHTML and Save as EML and MSG

public static void ConvertFromMHTML()
{
    // Base folder for reading and writing files
    String  strBaseFolder  = Environment.getExternalStorageDirectory().getPath();
    strBaseFolder = strBaseFolder + "/";

        //Initialize and Load an existing MHT file by specifying the MessageFormat
    MailMessage msg = MailMessage.load(strBaseFolder + "AnEmail.mhtml", MessageFormat.getMht());

    //Save the Email message to disk by specifying the EML and MSG MailMessageSaveType
    msg.save(strBaseFolder + "message.eml", MailMessageSaveType.getEmlFormat());
    msg.save(strBaseFolder + "message.msg", MailMessageSaveType.getOutlookMessageFormat());
}
Adi Gaskell08/27/14
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Are you addicted to work? Take the test to find out

By its very nature, balancing tends to be kinda tough, so it’s perhaps no surprise that achieving work life balance is so challenging for so many of us. I mean it’s something that I’ve discussed on here many times, and the dichotomy is clear.

Highq Collaborate08/27/14
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Can IT managers ensure the security of their social software?

Enterprise social software is high priority for IT departments today, as professionals expect to have access to the best of the consumer tools they use in their personal lives at work.

Adi Gaskell08/27/14
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Crowdsourcing city guides

You might think that the crowd and travel guides are quite old bedfellows. After all, sites like TripAdvisor have been harvesting the opinions of travelers for years now about the places they’ve been and the hotels they stayed in.

Steve Farnsworth08/27/14
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Creating Strong Social Brands for CxOs

A personal brand isn’t anything mysterious, rather, it’s just a matter of how the world sees you. When people are thinking of doing business with your company, they Google you.