Tagged: twitter

Don’t Mangle Your Message (Jim Karrh On Marketing)

by Jim Karrh 9/22/2014 12:00 am

The past several weeks have been filled with examples of organizations that somehow managed to lose control of their messages in the marketplace.

Big Tech Firms Lash Out at Government Snooping

by Associated Press 12/10/2013 3:03 pm

Silicon Valley is escalating pressure on President Barack Obama to curb the U.S. government surveillance programs that vacuum personal information off the Internet and threaten thetechnology industry's financial livelihood.

Twitter Shares Surge on First Day of Trading

by Associated Press 11/7/2013 11:42 am

If Twitter's bankers and executives were hoping for a surge on the day of the stock's public debut, they got it. The stock opened at $45.10 a share on its first day of trading, 73 percent above its initial offering price.

Snark Free Day Aims to Stop Snide Online Banter (Natalie Ghidotti Commentary)

by Natalie Ghidotti 10/22/2013 10:25 am

Social media snark creates a serious challenge for businesses when working to communicate via social media portals. It’s often challenging and confusing determining how to respond to these remarks, and businesses can find themselves scratching their heads at how they became the center of a snarky debate.

Nine Lives, All Used Up (Gwen Moritz Editor's Note)

by Gwen Moritz 8/5/2013 12:00 am

Brandon Barber’s story is a sad one: A supercharged business career fueled by pride, family connections and bank fraud that flamed out before he was 35. Gambling debts, hot checks, DWIs, divorce, bankruptcy. It would make a dandy Greek tragedy if the protagonist had shown more potential for true greatness, rather than reckless opportunism, in the first place.

Brandon Barber Boasts of Nine Lives on Twitter

by Arkansas Business Staff 3/25/2013 12:00 am

The account has been disabled, but the long memory of Google tells us that, before he was charged with 30 separate federal crimes, former northwest Arkansas developer Brandon Barber had a Twitter account with the handle @BBarberNY.

David Hinson of Hendrix College Called One of '20 Rising Star CIOs on Twitter'

by Arkansas Business Staff 2/18/2013 12:00 am

Vala Afshar, the chief marketing officer and chief customer officer of Enterasys Networks and a Huffington Post blogger recently opined about the most social chief information officers using Twitter.

Arkansas' 9 Most Active Legislators on Twitter

by Arkansas Business Staff 1/7/2013 12:00 am

Who are Twitter’s most active Arkansas legislators? Here are a few.

Arkansas Rep. Greg Leding: Just Call Him '@G'

by Arkansas Business Staff 1/7/2013 12:00 am

Rep. Greg Leding’s Twitter handle, @G, one of the 26 single-letter Twitter handles in existence.

Arkansas Lawmakers, Journalists Learn the Modern Art of Governing by Tweet

by Luke Jones 1/7/2013 12:00 am

More and more legislators and journalists are using social media to pump out streams of up-to-date facts and opinions, and it’s both a tool and a challenge for the changing media world.

Things I Can Endorse (Gwen Moritz Editor's Note)

by Gwen Moritz 12/24/2012 12:00 am

How much can you trust LinkedIn endorsements when they come from people who don't know much about the person they're endorsing?