If you want a good paying job for one day, Farmer Boys could really use someone to test bacon at their restaurant. They are paying $1,000. The Cali-based burger chain is obviously just using a marketing ploy to get noticed. Hint: It worked. They are accepting applicants via social media. All you have to do … Continue reading Intern Wanted: Bacon Tester?
Social media is an amazing way to help you grow your business. It allows people a look into your company, and to interact with you when they have questions and concerns. So, what are the no-no's of social media? Many of my own actions made the recent list released by Entrepreneur. For example, not socializing … Continue reading What Businesses Should NOT Post on Social Media
IHOP received a lot of flak on Twitter Sunday when they wished all mom's a happy mother's day. The tweet included an ultrasound image with pancakes. It seemed to insinuate that pancakes, when eaten, went straight to the... uterus? Ok, so they definitely were the butt of a PR joke for the day. It also … Continue reading IHOP Slammed For Mother’s Day Tweet: Why They Are Not Wrong
It is almost guaranteed that a company will make a change if caught violating privacy rights. If caught, they do the PR thing and champion privacy changes instead. Facebook did. Google is. As a matter of fact, the tools that Google hopes to release will put all of the control in the hands of the … Continue reading Google Working To Secure User Privacy
Recently one of the co-founders of Facebook has been questioning whether Facebook and Mark Zuckerberg have too much power. Truth is, they just might. The power they have is far beyond most in the private and even government sector. Their control over the average person and their information is scary. Do you feel the government … Continue reading Is Facebook Too Powerful?