Corporate Eye

Archive for December, 2014

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Which brands are winning when it comes to generating positive social media sentiment and which are losing? Which industries are performing best when it comes to social media sentiment overall? These are two of the questions that HootSuite answered in its study of brands in eight industries from September 16 to December 16, 2014.

Using 100 million data sources tracked across 26 social platforms, HootSuite and uberVU identified the brands and industries with the most … Read the rest

Can I ask you a question? Have you heard of a social network called LinkedIn by any chance? Well, of course you have, and maybe you’ve just checked your own profile for updates (Still no news on that Richard Branson connect request? Oh well, maybe he’s busy).

With over 332 million members worldwide, Linkedin has become the place for professionals to network, share ideas, and recruit, and it’s not just a place for professionals either. … Read the rest

digital marketing

The good news for marketing in 2015 is that 93% of enterprise marketing leaders for global brands plan to increase or maintain their marketing budgets in the next 12 months. The bad news is that some programs are falling way down on the priorities list in 2015.

Offline Marketing: Not Hot in 2015

According to research from StrongView, three marketing programs will see significantly decreased spending in the new year. In a survey of … Read the rest

Companies need to become ever more tech savvy when it comes to hiring the best talent.

The market offers plenty of software programs for candidate screening, video interviews and candidate’s skills assessment. I was surprised to find at least 70 companies who offer software programs for video interviewing.

All these technology supported tools will allow companies to hire better and faster, and finding the most suitable one for your own corporate needs would be a … Read the rest

speech bubble brand marketing 2014

As 2014 comes to a close, it’s a great time to review what brand marketing topics got people talking during the past 12 months. Undoubtedly, these topics will still be important during the next 12 months.

With that in mind, I went through every article related to brand marketing that I wrote for Corporate Eye in 2014, and several topics kept coming up again and again. Those hot topics were:

Internal Branding and Company Culture

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