conference Articles

June Sees 2 Million New Job Postings Online

The Conference Board has begun to measure the number of job postings appearing on Internet job sites.

Washington Post Goes to Ads in RSS

Hot off PR Newswire, Washingtonpost.com is going to start pushing ads in its RSS feeds starting July 15. From the release …

Stem Cell Conference Focuses On Education

The International Society for Stem Cell Research wants people to realize they are not dismembering babies.

WebmasterWorld Conference Wrap-up

As a veteran of last year’s San Jose SES, I certainly understand the benefit of conferences when it comes to everything related to search engines including; marketing, optimization, link strategies, and so on. The amount of insider knowledge you are privy to can be incredibly valuable.

Collaborative Technologies Conference: Demo Pavilion

Just finishing up here for today. I’ve been wandering the Demo Pavilion area, chatting with the various vendors. There’s a nice reception sponsored by Intercall and Microsoft Office LiveMeeting.

Heading to New Orleans for Webmaster World Conference

I’m off to New Orleans for the Webmaster World Search conference. It looks like the weather will be a bit warmer and more humid than I’m used to.

Conference Calling Evolved

Originally the conference call was limited to businesses paying exorbitant fees to the telcos. For business, it still made sense economically because the costs were less than the travel costs involved in bringing the people together. Additionally, significant time savings are involved, both in terms of travel time and in being able to communicate fairly rapidly to an extended group.

WOMMA Measuring Word of Mouth Conference

The Word of Mouth Marketing Association is holding a conference July 13 called “Measuring Word of Mouth.”

Conference Board Reports Drop in Leading Economic Indicators

After a 0.6% drop in March, and no change in April, the Composite Index of Leading Economic Indicators fell 0.5% last month according to a report from the Conference Board.

Conference Board Shows US Economy Declines

A drop in the leading index for the month of May follows a period of no change in April for the American economy.

Collaborative Technologies Conference: Settling In

So, I’m waiting for a session on real-time communication technologies to start. Just sat in on a panel on blogs and wikis for companies. I’m not going blog it, even though it was interesting. Anil Dash from Six Apart was up there, as well as Ross Mayfield from social text and Peter Theony of Twiki. Good stuff, but nothing I didn’t really know.

John Battelle at OMMA Conference

While I have been attending the OMMA West Conference, I was able to go see John Battelle’s keynote speech.

Greenspan Address’s Monetary Conference: Bonds Hold Firm

Fed chairman Alan Greenspan addressed an International Monetary Conference in Beijing on Tuesday and had much to say about low long-term interest rates, Chinese yuan revaluation and other issues.

International Brand Design Conference

To see how ingrained brands have become in our lives, take the brand alphabet test. I’m willing to bet you’ll recognize more than a few of the brands chosen for this online quiz.

MSN Virtual Earth Employs Satellite Technology
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Since the official beta launch of the Google Maps satellite technology feature, integrating real time satellite photos with online map services has become all the rage.

Podcasting Is Almost Mainstream

Is podcasting really starting to move as a serious business communication tool, never mind it’s entertainment appeal? Yet more signs:  1. iTunes to directly support podcasts…

Blogging The IABC Conference

Incoming IABC Chair Warren Bickford has issued a call to action for communicators attending IABC’s annual international conference in Washington, DC, next month …

Come Home Rich – How to Get the Most out of Your Next Conference

Success in your career depends upon how well you manage your professional development. A prime source of this development comes from being a member of a professional association that relates to your career. As a member, you can attend conferences where you advance your skills and meet people who can help you.

Syndicate Conference: Wrapping Up

So, Doc Searls’ keynote was absolutely excellent. He spoke about the importance of informations, how calling what we write in blogs “content” does it …

Syndicate Conference: Media RSS and Podcasting

Yes, that’s right, I’m at the syndicate conference at the Marriot Marquis in Manhattan. Why didn’t I say anything till right now? Because I had no idea I was coming.

Canadian Journalists Learn About Blogs

The Canadian Association of Journalists held its CAJ Conference 2005 this weekend in Winnipeg, Manitoba.