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What's Social Got to Do With It?

Robin Carey
We're trying to find out what value social media and business skills can have for your career. We'll be announcing the results at The Social Shake-Up 2014.
What's Social Got to Do With It?

The Social Shake-Up 2014: Calling All Early Birds to Atlanta in September

Robin Carey
The Social Shake-Up 2014 is going to be a blockbuster sequel to our conference last year. For those of you who are considering attending, now is the time to decide. Our very, very low Early-Bird rate of $743 for two jam-packed days (45% off the open rate) will expire this Friday, May 16.
The Social Shake-Up 2014: Calling All Early Birds to Atlanta in September

The Social Shake-Up: Photos from the Conference!

Robin Carey
Did you miss out on all the Social Shake-Up fun in Atlanta this year? Fear not: our excellent photographers captured the panels, keynotes, networking, fantastic attendees and brilliant speakers for your perusal. Be sure to join us in 2014 for your chance to be snapped for posterity next time!
The Social Shake-Up: Photos from the Conference!

We Shook It Up! [VIDEO]

Robin Carey
Many thanks to all of you who joined us last month for the first ever Social Shake-Up event sponsored by Social Media Today. Over the course of two and a half days we heard from 136 speakers spanning 38 panels in addition to 3 workshops and 4 keynotes. Enjoy this compilation of highlights.
We Shook It Up! [VIDEO]

Driving Customer Advocacy in a Social World: Reflections from the #SocialShakeUp

bvellmure
I was privileged to be a panelist on a session titled “Can you build a better advocate through social media?”, with Anneke Seley, Emily Yellin, and Natascha Thomson, moderated by Kai Petzelt, and creatively crowdsourced by SAP. The session title introduces an important question: “Can you build a better advocate through social media?”
Driving Customer Advocacy in a Social World: Reflections from the #SocialShakeUp

What Is a Social Media Advocate? Learnings from the #SocialShakeUp

MarketingXLerator
This is a tweet summary of the #SSUAdvocate panel at the Social Shake Up 2013. The most tweeted sentence came from Emily Yellin: "An advocate is somebody who tells the truth about your product." See what other panelists had to say on what an advocate is.
What Is a Social Media Advocate? Learnings from the #SocialShakeUp

The Relevance Emergency: Gen X in a Millennial World

DeniseHolt
Last week, I had the pleasure of sitting down with Greg Shove, Founder and CEO of SocialChorus, to discuss social advocacy. However, the conversation took an interesting turn when I asked him to dive deeper into the subject of professional relevancy.
The Relevance Emergency: Gen X in a Millennial World

Empowering Your Most Passionate Advocates

PaulDunay
At the Social Shake-Up Conference I had a chance to sit down with Gregory Shove, Founder and CEO of SocialChorus, to discuss his panel called Throwing Open the Floodgates: Empowering Employees, Your Most Passionate Ambassadors. The following is a transcript of our conversation.
Empowering Your Most Passionate Advocates

The Social Shake-Up Spotlight on the Expanding Skillset of the Marketer of the Future

martinjones
The evolution of marketing is constant and rapid in the modern business world, but the long-term outlook for the industry also changes at this accelerated pace. Given this constant evolution, a panel at the Social Shake-Up conference in Atlanta sought to explore whether or not a "Frankenmarketer" would ever be created.
The Social Shake-Up Spotlight on the Expanding Skillset of the Marketer of the Future

Ford Motor Company Wins First Social Enterprise Shaker Award at The Social Shake-Up

suzimcc
Social Media Today honored Ford Motor Company with the First Social Enterprise Shaker Award during the Social Shake-Up Conference. Robin Frey Carey, CEO of Social Media Today, presented the prestigious award to Dirk Shaw, WPP/Ogilvy Global Team Ford during closing ceremonies on September 17.
Ford Motor Company Wins First Social Enterprise Shaker Award at The Social Shake-Up