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Social Media

Twitter for Procurement – What’s All the Chirping About?

We are very grateful to Juliet Frost for analysing our Twitter connections and coming up with this very interesting post on how Twitter can work […]

Social Media and Why Procurement People Should Be Adopting It (part 2)

In part 1 here we explained why procurement practitioners should be getting familiar with social media and I lamented the fact that so few delegates […]

Social Media and Why Procurement People Should Be Adopting It (part 1)

At the recent ProcureCon Europe event, there was as always a Twitter hashtag, so we could see what other delegates were saying and make some […]

LinkedIn Endorsements – a Social Media step too far?

Virtually all readers I suspect are familiar with LinkedIn and the vast majority are probably users, posting their cv details, looking up other people they […]

More on Twitter and worthwhile procurement Tweeters..

Thanks for the comments on our piece last week on Twitter. You suggested some more Tweeters who are worth following – here they are. I […]

Unconferences – the future of business events? (Part 2)

I explained yesterday why so many conferences and events don’t work – today I’ll expand on the concept of the “Unconference”. Unconferences take everything you […]

Unconferences – the future of business events? (Part 1)

Alex Ranson is our regular correspondent covering social media and all things new or innovative. This week she’s explaining all about the “Unconference” which, I […]

Faddish CEOs and hulahooping apps: how procurement can dodge common social media bullets

Here's another thought-provoking post from Alex Ranson, our social media expert. You can contact her at alex@beaglethinking.com and follow Twitter @beaglethoughts ... BAM!   A BA […]

It’s a revolution, Jim, but not as we know it; social media makes a difference

(We're delighted to feature another guest post from Alex Ranson, our social media expert. You can contact her at alex@beaglethinking.com and follow her on Twitter […]

Social media – it’s here and it ain’t going anywhere

We're delighted to feature the first in a series of posts from Alex Ranson.  Alex (that's the female Alex by the way) is one of […]