Cindy Holker

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How Netflix Reinvented HR

Artwork: Freegums, Good Vibrations, 2011, acrylic on wood, 8′ x 15′<p>Sheryl Sandberg has called it one of the most important documents ever to come out of Silicon Valley. It’s been viewed more than 5 million times on the web. But when Reed Hastings and I (along with some colleagues) wrote a …

Best Buy Rolls Out Google Hangout for Last-Minute Shoppers

Best Buy is experimenting with Google's new Google Plus-enabled ads with a shoppable Hangout for those seeking last-minute holiday gifts.<p>The Hangout, …

Why a Successful Transition is a Great Legacy

As I prepare to start a new chapter in my career, I have had much cause to reflect on what our global teams have achieved these past eight years in …

How Sharing Other People's Content Makes You an Irresistible Job Candidate

When it comes to standing out online, your best bet is to offer your own original content. Blog posts or tweets that revolve around your unique ideas …

Welcome to Web Analytics Demystified, the world's most respected and recognized digital analysis and optimization consulting group

Analytics Strategy<p>It’s not enough to just have data. Analytics Demystified can show you how best of breed companies combine technology, people and …

E-commerce Platforms and Solutions

Any company choosing an e-commerce platform is faced with a bewildering number of choices. Determining which of these solutions best fits your needs

eCommerce

Details of 10 E-Commerce Platforms | Vandelay Design Blog

When it comes to choosing a platform for an e-commerce website there are plenty of options. Having options can be a good thing, but in some cases …

First-of-Its-Kind Online Master’s Draws Wave of Applicants

In the past three weeks, Georgia Tech received nearly twice as many applications for a new low-cost online master’s program as its comparable …

Georgia Tech

Tech News & Analysis - Wall Street Journal

Dow Jones, a News Corp company<p>News Corp is a network of leading companies in the worlds of diversified media, news, education, and information …

With ThinkUp, Data Geeks Aim to Create the “Quantified Selfie”

We may have just reached a new level of self-awareness.<p>I’m talking about ThinkUp, the latest project from Web vets Gina Trapani and Anil Dash. The …

Managing Platforms Is a Human Art

Image copyright PictofigoIn March 2012, I left the suburban enclaves of San Jose and went on safari to Kenya. Early in the trip I toured the …

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5 Ways To Be More Innovative In The Digital Age

<i>The following guest post is by Shama Kabani, a business strategist for the digital age, and serves as founder & CEO of The Marketing Zen Group (a full service web marketing & digital PR firm). She is also the author of</i> The Zen of Social Media Marketing <i>(3rd edition)</i>.<p>Across the globe, from Kansas to …

Gartner: Top 10 Strategic Technology Trends For 2014

Gartner just concluded its Gartner Symposium/ITxpo 2013 in Orlando, gathering tens of thousands of IT executives. Among the most anticipated aspects of the gathering are the ruminations from the Gartner pontificators regarding IT trends. Among several trends shared were the Top 10 Strategic …

How To Play By Google's New SEO Rules

At a recent meeting I regularly attend with a group of business owners, we addressed the topic of search engine optimization from a content …

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Digital Ads Will Be 22% Of All U.S. Ad Spend In 2013, Mobile Ads 3.7%; Total Global Ad Spend In 2013 $503B

Global ad spend in 2013 will see steady growth of 3.5% to reach $503 billion by the end of the year, and the amount going into internet advertising will continue to get larger, according to figures out today from Publicis-owned ad agency ZenithOptimedia. In the U.S. — disporportionately the largest …

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How to Develop Your Digital Strategy

<i>Macala Wright is the head of digital innovation and strategy at Group Partners. She's been featured in The New York Times, San Francisco Chronicle,</i> …

Stability monitoring and error reporting with Bugsnag

Bugsnag monitors application stability, so you can make data-driven decisions on whether you should be building new features, or fixing bugs.

Wal-Mart ramps up tech investments to go global

Wal-Mart is going after Silicon Valley talent and investing heavily in new technologies in its push to grow internationally and take on competitors …

10 retailers who recently refreshed their mobile commerce strategies

Earlier this month, we covered some of the big retailers who have recently rethought e-commerce, but we wanted to shine a spotlight on fresh …

Our Favorite Responsive and Mobile Email Resources

July 25, 2013<p>Since January 2012, mobile email opens have increased a whopping 63% and now make up 44% of all opens. Synonymous with this trend has …

Web Design

Client Relationships and the Multi-Device Web

When you step into the room with a client, you are a visitor from the future. You, web professional, spend your days immersed in the new paradigms of …

Web Design

10 Marketing Roles for the Next 10 Years

Did you know that nine in 10 companies create their own content to attract or retain customers? That content is then distributed through social media …

11 Reasons Why Graduates Never Get Hired

With over 20 years of experience, Mark O’Toole has outlined 11 reasons why graduates will lose out on jobs in this set of slides.<p>Have you done any of …

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