April 2009

T he University of South Australia’s Centre for Human Resource Management has found that 31 per cent of organisational leavers are poached away. But of even greater concern is the finding that just under half of all employees who left their employer did so because of a bad experience, such as being passed over for […]

Interview with me (Lee Hopkins) on Radio Adelaide, 17Apr2009 about Twitter

Radio Adelaide interviewed me (Lee Hopkins) about Twitter.

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by Lee Hopkins on April 15, 2009

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Tony Robbins asks why we do what we do | Video on TED.com And then he goes on to tell us how we can do it better. Forget the 'hate hype' about him, the man is a MASTER communicator and we can all learn something from him, even if we can't (or choose not to) […]

I’ll let you know what I think once I’ve had a chance to check it out. Meanwhile, go grab yours while it’s still free.

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by Lee Hopkins on April 14, 2009

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Social Media ROI and Statistics Reources | Constructing Social On this page you will find a collection of some of the wonderful resources available on calculating the return on investment (ROI) on your social media investment as well as general social media statistics. (tags: socialmedia roi statistics resources reference research social measurement socialmediamarketing) Death of […]

Courtesy of my good friend and definitely fine fellow Alex Manchester comes word that Melcrum have released their latest report

Question: Is there such a thing as…

by Lee Hopkins on April 9, 2009

in humour,miscellaneous

We all know about “yummy mummies”, but can you have a “yummy grandmummy?”

This is what happens when marketers and salespeople get hold of a channel designed for conversation and the flow of information and not for unwanted and unrequested sales spiel (aka spam).

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by Lee Hopkins on April 7, 2009

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Air-Stream Wireless | Community Wireless Networking for South Australia Wifi in Adelaide: Air-Stream Wireless is the largest community wireless network (CWN) in Australia (and rumour has it that Adelaide city has more free wifi spots than any other Australian city, but don't quote me – I don't have a source for that statement!) (tags: community […]