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Executives from the greater Jacksonville area gathered for Social Media for Executives, a private reception and panel discussion co-hosted by Jacksonville-based integrated communications firm Burdette Ketchum and Social Strategy1, a Ponte Vedra-based business intelligence company. The reception began with a networking hour, allowing attendees to mingle and meet before settling in for the highlight of the evening, a speaker panel featuring Michael Lewis, CEO of SocialStrategy1 and author of Social Media Leadership: How to Get off the Bench and Into the Game; Mindy Batchelor, Director of Digital Strategy for Burdette Ketchum; and Stacey Gross, Director of e-Commerce at Interline Brands. Steve Ennen, President and Chief Intelligence Officer for SocialStrategy1, moderated the panel.
Impact of social media on small business infographic with social media statistics. Nearly three quarters (73%) of our member community of small business owners said they access social networks on smartphones or other mobile devices, yet 67% are holding back investing in social media because they don’t know where to begin.
The 2011 Cone Online Influence Trend Tracker Survey results show that not only are people reading and reviewing more, it also shows that people are looking for specific influencers or experts to contact for the best information regarding a certain product.
If you think that senior citizens are falling behind in this fast changing social media world, think again! Statistics show that older adults are spending much more time on social networks than one would think.
Experience is the best way to learn about social media for your business. Mike Lewis shares in his book, Social Media Leadership: How to Get Off the Bench and Into the Game, how our experience with ILD Corp. has changed the way we do business now and will in the future.