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  • How to Sell on Facebook: Promote, Personalize and Engage

    From letting Facebook users simply comment 'sold' to buy an item to engaging your customers, CIO.com looks at how a small business should invest in Facebook as a social commerce channel.

    Written by Vangie Beal11 Dec. 13 19:34
  • By the numbers: Twitter vs. Facebook IPOs

    Facebook's IPO was considered an early bust while Twitter's has been deemed a success. In terms of orderly market activity, that's without question. But what about prices?

    Written by Sharon Machlis21 Nov. 13 11:38
  • IT: Don't let the CEO wonder what you do all day

    If there's no catastrophic system failure or major software deployment to work on, CEOs might wonder what IT does all day. Here's how to make sure your contributions aren't undervalued when things go smoothly.

    Written by Minda Zetlin18 Nov. 13 11:34
  • Here comes the age of ambient everything

    Trends in social, search, mobile, wearable and the Internet of things will alter our perception of reality. Change is in the air, says columnist Mike Elgan.

    Written by Mike Elgan16 Nov. 13 12:05
  • Facebook loses the cool factor with bored teens

    Somewhere along the way, Facebook apparently became your father's social network. And that could be a problem for the popular social networking site.

    Written by Sharon Gaudin01 Nov. 13 10:22
  • Twitter faces a tough IPO process

    Twitter executives will face a tough challenge as they hit the road to promote the company's IPO.

    Written by Sharon Gaudin21 Oct. 13 10:04
  • Hackathons for the rest of us

    Forget softball games. Hackathons promote togetherness among techies while benefiting the enterprise, and no one gets pitcher's elbow.

    Written by Lamont Wood09 Oct. 13 11:20
  • 5 Millennials-in-the-Workplace Myths Busted

    Forget what you think you know about Generation Y. A recent survey dispels many of the myths surrounding millennials and the digital culture. Turns out age may be nothing but a number.

    Written by Tom Kaneshige01 Oct. 13 13:56
  • IT Recruiters Mine Social Media for Hidden Tech Talent

    Dice.com's Open Web tool, currently in beta, lets recruiters harness the power of the social Web to target candidates, even if they're not actively looking for a job.

    Written by Sharon Florentine25 Sept. 13 19:53
  • Now is 'good timing' for Twitter's IPO

    Twitter has become part of an international conversation. And now the social networking company is moving to take the company public, and industry analysts say it's great timing.

    Written by Sharon Gaudin13 Sept. 13 10:01
  • Facebook goes after Twitter and its lock on 'immediacy'

    In a new push to compete with Twitter and its lock on immediacy, Facebook took the wraps off two new APIs that enable news organizations to tap into user comments and display them online or on TV in real time.

    Written by Sharon Gaudin10 Sept. 13 19:54