Want a Video to Go Viral? Focus on Entertainment

In less than 15 hours, 2009 will be a memory.  I want to wish you a happy and successful New Year! I’m excited for all that lies ahead in 2010 for our economy, businesses, Social Business Strategies (my firm), and the many projects we have up in the air right now.  Based on some email […]

Mark Whitman on How To Get a Job – Managing Your Job Search

This is Part 4 of the How To Get a Job series with Mark Whitman and myself, where we discuss strategies for finding career placement.  In today’s discussion, Mark and I discuss some tips that candidates can use to better manage their job search. If you can’t view this video, you can watch it on […]

Social Marketing Sucks. Focus Your Humans on Existing Customers.

My good friend, Perry Maughmer, brought this article from FastCompany to my attention today.  Seems like everyone is writing their predictions for 2010 this week.  Here’s an excerpt that caught my attention: “Social marketing progresses on the hype cycle. Marketers will realize that social marketing is not free, and it is not a panacea for […]

Mark Whitman on How To Get a Job – Social Media has Made Recruiters Lazy

I’m back with Mark Whitman, yet again. This is part three of the How To Get a Job series on NateRiggs.com.  Today, Mark and I discuss how the ease and reach of social media tools has allowed some recruiters to become lazy in their efforts to connect with talent.  Mark shares some signs you can […]

Merry Christmas To All

Merry Christmas to all.  And to all a good night. If you’re having trouble viewing the video, you can watch it on YouTube. Here are some things that may be fun for you and your family this Christmas Eve. Enjoy!