Greg Bailey

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When big brands stumble: Starbucks and Toyota on hyper-transparency

With more attention on everything from supply chain to product development to social media, are the days of hiding business failures over?<p>Bring up the topic of failure, and most people steer the conversation back to success. But not Starbucks environmental impact director Jim Hanna, who challenged …

Public Relations

A Scientific Guide To Maximizing Your Impact On Twitter, Facebook, And Other Digital Media

When is the best time to tweet on Twitter, post on Facebook, and email newsletters to reach the most people? Let’s find out.<p>We’re pretty keen on optimal timing for social media here at Buffer, and I figured it was high time I collected all the information we have about online communication into one …

Time I

Become A Social Media Rock Star In Four Easy Steps [Infographic]

My friend Vala Afshar is one of the smartest at social media that I know. I sat down with him recently to find out his secrets. Here they are in Vala’s words…<p>I wish I could reveal an instant shortcut or even a few quick tricks to becoming a social media influencer and industry thought leader. There …

Etsy Is Growing And Profitable But CEO Says He Has No Plans For An IPO

Etsy's CEO, Chad Dickerson, released the news Town Hall-style to a crowd of Etsy sellers, and reactions were mixed. Many sellers expressed concern about their single-person operations having to compete with businesses that use factory manufacturing.<p>Dickerson tried to quell concern by insisting that …

Startups