For Pete’s sake: Meet London’s number one social ambassador

The best-known and most influential people in London don’t all live in palaces — some of them spend their time walking the streets, and riding a big bus. Pete House, a senior tour guide for Big Bus Tours in London, is arguably one of the most influential  (and likeable) people you’re likely to meet in Read more about For Pete’s sake: Meet London’s number one social ambassador[…]

Social Pro Files: A SXSW Interview with Bonin Bough & Ellen McGirt

We recently had the opportunity to interview Bonin Bough, PepsiCo’s Global Director of Digital & Social Media, and Ellen McGirt, senior writer at Fast Company Magazine from SXSW. These guys are Social Pros, so we wanted to share this entire interview with everyone. Enjoy! I’d like to talk to you about three trends that are Read more about Social Pro Files: A SXSW Interview with Bonin Bough & Ellen McGirt[…]

The gaps at South by Southwest occur between events

South by Southwest has become the ‘biggest and best’ event for music, film, interactive, and innovation — but has ‘biggest’ come at the expense of being ‘best’? Not if we build more community around it. This year it seemed like nearly everyone was going to SXSW: The event attracted more than 19,000 fans — a Read more about The gaps at South by Southwest occur between events[…]

Social Pro Files: An interview with Guy Kawasaki

We recently had the opportunity to interview Guy Kawasaki, Author of ‘Enchantment’, co-founder of alltop.com, and former chief evangelist for Apple. Guy is a Social Pro, so we wanted to share this entire interview with everyone. Enjoy! YOUR BOOK IS TITLED ‘ENCHANTMENT’ SO I THOUGHT MAYBE YOU COULD START UP BY TALKING ABOUT THE DIFFERENCE Read more about Social Pro Files: An interview with Guy Kawasaki[…]

Guy Kawasaki Video: Does ‘Enchantment’ influence investors?

Social Meteor asks Guy Kawasaki, author of ‘Enchantment’ and Managing Director of Garage Technology Ventures — Does ‘Enchantment’ influence investors? Enjoy the answer. Enchantment, as defined by bestselling business guru Guy Kawasaki, is not about manipulating people. It transforms situations and relationships. It converts hostility into civility and civility into affinity. It changes the skeptics Read more about Guy Kawasaki Video: Does ‘Enchantment’ influence investors?[…]

Enchantment: Social networks pays highest dividends to generous contributors

Too many businesses are asking ‘What can we get out of social media?’ instead of asking more the important question: ‘What can we contribute?’ When companies choose to follow their consumers down the path of social media, one of the first things they need to do is determine what they can contribute to the social Read more about Enchantment: Social networks pays highest dividends to generous contributors[…]

Guy Kawasaki Video: Is Alltop.com an ‘enchanting’ brand?

Social Meteor asks Guy Kawasaki, author of ‘Enchantment’ and co-founder of alltop.com — Is alltop.com an enchanting brand? Enjoy the answer. Enchantment, as defined by bestselling business guru Guy Kawasaki, is not about manipulating people. It transforms situations and relationships. It converts hostility into civility and civility into affinity. It changes the skeptics and cynics Read more about Guy Kawasaki Video: Is Alltop.com an ‘enchanting’ brand?[…]

The hottest social event for social media lovers? A roast of Chris Brogan

The Windy City will fan the flames of the first-ever Chris Brogan celebrity roast on May 11. Join unGeeked and friends as we publicly honor celebrity Chris Brogan, co-author of Trust Agents and founder of Kitchen Table Companies, with a good-natured, Dean Martin style roast in the city that brought you Ed Debevic’s. Family and Read more about The hottest social event for social media lovers? A roast of Chris Brogan[…]