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Yardsellr Turns Facebook into a Strong eBay Rival

Yardsellr, founded by Danny Leffel, uses the most recent social media tools to take users almost back to the good old days of…
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Social Media: How to Engage the New Consumer

By The Sequoia Lab Team Now more than ever consumers are purchasing with a purpose. In the fourth annual Edelman Goodpurpose® study, experts indicate…
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Boredom and The 3J’s: Jack, Jackson and Jesus

Boredom is a crucial part of restlessness; that uncomfortable place where we feel a gravitational pull to rearrange a current context, and from…

Can Social Media Save Your Life?

Facebook and Twitter. At this point, just about everyone has used one of these two applications in their life. However, the most significant…
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Whole Foods + Etsy = Abe’s Market

Abe's Market is a natural goods store using smart strategies to overcome green retail's pricing problem through social media.
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Serious Gaming: Games that Can Change the World

This is the second of two posts on serious gaming and corporate social responsibility. Part 1 discussed Teaching Sustainable Values through Serious Gaming. By…
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5 Targeted Social Media Tips to Make Your Brand Sticky

This post is from the bay area’s HUB Communications Lab.  The HUB, a 3p partner, is a place-based and online community for changemakers…
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Employees Get Involved in Social Media at Nokia

by Cindy Mehallow When organizations use social media, it should be all about listening and having a two-way conversation.  That’s a radical departure…
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The Future of ESG Investing and Disclosure

By Cindy Mehallow Green actions and rhetoric are no longer sufficient to maintain a strong reputation as a sustainability leader. Companies which fall…
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Gaming For Good: Ridekicks

It used to be that gaming was considered a waste of time, the pastime of pasty skinned boys. Something to blame for the lack…
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Social Media, Technology and Change: JustMeans 2010 is Around the Corner

JustMeans.com’s annual Social Media, Technology, and Change Conference is coming up Monday, November 1, 2010. 3p readers are encouraged to join a variety…
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Blasterous.com is Hyper-Local and Private: Interview with Founder Tim Reeth

While social media has generally been a force for good in our lives, there has also been a downside: information overload. The major…

Creating Relationships Key to Social Media

Whether it is Facebook or Twitter, social media is all the rage.  More and more companies are trying to friend you on Facebook,…

Unity of Effort: Crowdsourcing is the New American Way

On my way into work this morning, I was listening to an NPR interview with Retired Coast Guard Admiral Thad Allen. He was…
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Myoo Create Wants To Teach The World To Scheme

By Carla Rover That’s scheme in the British sense- as in the planning and execution of a collaborative project. Incubated by UK-based Adventure…