We found 200 favorite tweets.
Also, infographic showing who makes which bourbons is so wonderful:
Lorde covers Tears for Fears on the new Hunger Games soundtrack -
Love quote from entrepreneur revving up his team: "if we don't stretch, this company will start to look like the co. you left to come here."
"Managing your culture will result in 756% growth on net income, research shows."
Tweetbot 3 for iPhone is now available, only on the .
Admire even more after reading great profile in .
"If you only do things where you know the answer in advance, your company goes away."—Jeff Bezos
World fears potentially catastrophic effects of US debt default
Texting is a brilliant way to miscommunicate how you feel, and misinterpret what other people mean.
Good timing IBM - studying shows are sharing strategic control with customers -
Dress rehearsing tragedy is often a powerful indicator that we've lost our tolerance for vulnerability.
The best part about twitter is if you don't like what I'm saying, ignore it or unfollow me. I'm not your bitch. I say what I want, bozo.
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America was not shut down properly. Would you like to start America in safe mode, with free healthcare and without the guns? (Recommended)
Nobody could have predicted that if you sent a bunch of nihilist anti-government extremists to Congress, they’d completely break government.
RT : Was sitting in a tree with an owl. Fucker turned its head all the way the fuck around. Not fucking with that demon bird.
RT Great pic! : "Courage is about being afraid and doing it anyway" ~
"Courage is about being afraid and doing it anyway" ~
The amazing giving her opening keynote
these are the 3 books Jeff Bezos had his top execs read (via ) [I hadn't heard of The Goal]
btw their Deathgate Chronicles are arguable better & Hickman's solo book The Immortals is an excellent post-apocalyptic tale.
"No matter what a company says their values are, what gets measured & rewarded is what they really value."
Q: Why was 6 afraid of 7?
A: Because they were mathematical objects that gained sentience and now 6 feared *many* things.
If you're looking for K-12 coding clubs, has a ton listed: (It's awesome how many there are!)
Read: The UN's report on alleged chemical weapons use in
really excited for a documentary several of my friends are working on
Ooh, whatcha planning to do about it? We're big fans of the Megaman team's new game:
check out anti street harassment street art project "stop telling women to smile"
the new Rita Gunther McGrath book covers it too, and the blog posts from Steven Denning on Forbes
She did! She was also wearing a little spacesuit, which we couldn't see in the pic.
Success is like being pregnant, everbody congratulates you, but nobody knows, how many times you were fucked.
"You will always feel like your work isn’t good enough. As a salve,or simply as a way to stay sane, be in the world."
Gamification is baloney We need a deep cultural shift to get people reengaged with their own work, not badges
Occam's Razor posted about this. Good stuff:
Yes!!!! RT : I still think Michael Vick should have to play w one of those cone collars over his head instead of a helmet.
A must read | RT : "I don't want to live to be 90." How one woman opted out of surgery and died on her own terms:
how do i unsubscribe from the tech industry
Social Media Usage Up 800% For U.S. Online Adults In Just 8 Years via
RT : Bingo. Great post. “: Why Emerging Markets Don't Need Elon Musk ”
I love it. It's because she has always belonged. Just took her a while to get there:-) I'm such a sap.
with an aching in my heart
New survey from reveals we try to hide most from: 1. Criminals and 2. advertisers. Gov't? Far less
Excellent. Your webinar = sweet, concise, golden nuggets of goodness HR people need to revolutionize workplaces
Ho-LEE fuck, SO good MT : this song tears me a new one. I can't believe a few hrs ago this was us
I hate when I bump into someone and can't remember if I hate them or not.
Email me - stephanie[at]sbnmktg[dot]com. I think it'd be AWESOME to share how social media played a role in the rescue!!!
Talk to my friend for t-shirt design. He uses direct-to-garment printing technology.
“I prefer to be true to myself at the hazard of incurring the ridicule of others, rather than be false & incur my own abhorrence.” Douglass
Please STOP confusing the word "tenant" for "tenet." It's *everywhere* now, like here, 9th graf:
Wow! Footage of a Perseid meteor exploding
Early discoveries from - How C-suite Executives See the Landscape Changing
*All* of the Harry Potter movies are available in a US iTunes bundle for *$9.99*. The deal's real; I just bought it.
Some legal case studies on who owns a company’s Twitter handle
See, Think, Do: A Content, Marketing, Measurement Business Framework from : <-- this is AWESOME!
I know the news is overwhelming on a daily basis, & it feels like it's never been this bad. It has, & it will get better.
Oh snep! Congrats! RT : Milestone: Our SNEP study has now been downloaded 7,500 times:
There was a glorious time, before social media, when you would just lose touch with people.
Microsoft Study: Employees More Productive With Social Tools Yet Companies Still Block Them
Gartner Says the Vast Majority of Social Collaboration Initiatives Fail Due to Lack of Purpose
Senior Executives Say Based Leads to Higher Business Performance via
Interesting new IBM Report: How Social Business Can Help Organizations Succeed -
5 Big Ways Social Business Solves Big CIO Problems
40% of CMOs do not think they have the right people and resources to meet their goals:
Refreshing to work with a USD that really gets social and intergrates it throughout the organization. Kudos Eudora
when was doing his PhD work I used in my Master’s thesis on Hospital business models
Dominique Pahud from the Kauffman Foundation is doing a big push that field and you also want to check out
Just finished reading "Smart Working: Creating the Next Wave" by < any1 interested in interconnected workplace shld read this book
The lineup for this year's annual conference is pretty awesome. '
Thanks! does great design.
THIS. "An Open Letter from a 'Fat Chick' to the CEO of " by :
The Future Of Work In A Social World – Part 2 I debut the 3C model: a taste of the book I am working on
Super easy. The timeout value is in a line that begins 'wp_remote_post.' Should be 0.01 or 0.02. Change it to 10.0.
Interesting read on the rise of corporate anthropology & heideggerian analysis. Anthropology Inc. -
You can't please everyone...but JCPenney is willing to try
Preach it, . Preach. It."Thoughts on the Creative Career"
Also, speaking here in November (Atlanta): MT : Confab Higher Ed registration is OPEN!
Passion pulls - it's about connecting + risk-taking and it's not predictable, so deeply suspect in most institutions
Read the latest from UCB's shareholder meeting and our Q1 interim report
RT Two days to Millennial Medicine ! If you can't join us, catch the livestream:
Be honest but not adversarial. "22 Ways to Dramatically Increase Your Influence"
Looking forward to a great discussion! : Webinar May 8th on Life Sciences SM Program
some non-US perspectives: cc
Some super useful stats in this The social enterprise by
Why I love restaurants with open kitchens. Next time you are in Providence you must eat
I can't fucking believe it's harder for me to get Sudafed for a cold than it is for me to get a gun.
I Don’t Want Your Idea. Show Me Your Product.
"It has not escaped many observers that today we are drenched in anxiety...Depression has become a mass illness."
"What a shit notion that is — normalcy." talks writing, Twitter and depression at 's place. Must read.
CMS wire covers our presentations from Marketo's conference
This --> How To Tell If You Should Break Up With Your Friend via
Clear, correct and simple guide to tax deductions for US small biz owners
It’s Not You, It’s Me: Leadership and Culture Change — Break The Frame [Great tips/lessons for any transition.]
If you launch and no one notices, launch again. We launched 3 times.
Bookstore manager: "Everyone is drunk and in the cellar. They're ready for story-time." THIS IS MY TRIBE.
agreed. Did you see this article in ?
RT : "Social is not a technology problem,it’s a change management and a cultural problem" …
The Ron Popeil Promise via Shawn Coyne-making your work incredibly easy to describe...separates dilettantes from pros
BK got off easy. Their account was hijacked for 1 hour. We have to listen to social media people attempt to wring meaning from it for days.
Infographic: Just 59% of Colleges Have a Social Media Crisis Plan
Top Pharma challenges to digital; budget, integration, ROI, keep up w change, organizational structure
There's no greater force to make someone lie than the threat of punishment for having told the truth.
Yes yes yes. THIS. Living With Doubt:
"You run into an asshole today; you ran into an asshole. If you run into assholes all day long, YOU'RE the asshole." - Raylan Givens
I confess I am irrationally excited by this news: "The Entire Run Of Omni Magazine Is Available Online For Free"
Social Business Failure Is a Choice: Speaking a Common Language
any of the Hayao Miyazaki movies are worth it, The Secret World of Arrietty may be easier to find, or Ponyo
Interesting insight from a chat with an exec this morning. We don't know how to hire for the unknown but that's what we are facing
“Taking into account the public’s regrettable lack of taste, it is incumbent upon you NOT to fit in.” - Janeane Garofalo
Bit of a rant today: Social Business Is Doomed and Other Ridiculousness
how do you say "fuck you IKEA and your weak-ass bullshit screws" in Swedish?
Most poor work comes not from a place of ignorance, but of arrogance.
Would that we showed this level of compassion for those who suffer from depression before they were gone.
OH: "It's like the entire internet has become one giant passive-aggressive pissing match"
Please also share It's a crisis instant messaging service for people with phone anxiety <3
2012 packed in the best and worst times I’ve known. No middle ground, but transformative. For now it’s enough to simply say “I am.”
Nicki Minaj looks like a bag of Skittles that was left at Chernobyl.
The 100 best lists of all time (refreshingly social media-prediction free)
Sounds too good to be true: 8min, brown bag + oil + popcorn:
"It's a crass culture, Hobbes. Shoddy and quick is all anybody knows."
"I'm not clearing your plate until you eat your chicken skin... You're an adult and we didn't make it crispy for kicks" -
The best end of the world photo I've seen so far. Gold.
Fostering a collaborative culture is not the same thing as enabling one. Without the former, tools won't help.
- I'm sure you got this, just in case you wanted to get an idea of how much work it is see my 100K+ video VIDEO
The only downside to most influencer marketing is that it doesn't work. Sure, that's a large downside, but nobody's perfect.
People are like snowflakes. Hard to scrape off a windshield.
My is amazing! Thanks so much to ! Best keyboard EVER for iPads!
People love to complain about technology, even when it's mostly amazing. It's still the people that are mostly broken. Some badly.
Best Business Books of 2012: <-- add your picks here or find a great gift!
The Case for Social Business: Recapping Nielson’s 2012 Social Media Report
"How come every organ that's sick gets sympathy except the brain?" Ruby Wax: What's so funny about mental illness?
I said it once, but it begs repeating. The Daily Dot is the NYTimes of the web. Must read.
Today is most definitely brought to you by the number 12.
Wait, what?!? Now you can make a font out of your handwriting. I love you technology.
How Enterprises are Interacting with Big Data, Social Media More data. & other the focus.
Recognize these innovation killers? The archetypes that stifle innovation and experimentation
Why it’s time for companies to institutionalize innovation (a great deep dive by )
MT : RT : Got skill gaps? Most companies do according to study.
Works for books, design, etc., too. RT : How to Get Startup Ideas. Truly insightful long essay by .
YES!!! Sums it up so well. Industrialists vs. the rest of us via
Marc Andreessen: Not every startup should be a Lean Startup or embrace the pivot
Oddly enough, my "orgasm" face is the same as my "I see you have various kinds of cheeses at this party" face.
America 2012: The Learning Channel has HoneyBooBoo, History Channel has PawnStars: and the Science Channel has PumpkinChunkin
Sorry, but your password must contain an uppercase letter, a number, a punctuation mark, a gang sign, an extinct mammal and a hieroglyph.
On the psychology of "selling out" and the misguided cult of "authenticity"
The WordPress Website Publisher's Emergency Checklist -
BA wine insider shares 8 wines under $20 that you can actually find. Stock up!
Set outsized goals. Just start and let the work teach you.
"...being given a dashboard without a steering wheel has never been the core promise a democracy makes to its citizens."
The best "change agents" come from inside and not outside because new brooms sweep clean and old brooms know the corners.
New TED talk by : How the Internet will one day transform government via
Getting Practical on Social Business Process Design
Roses are red, that much is true, but violets are purple, not fucking blue.
: Gartner claims that by 2017, CMOs will spend more on IT than CIOs.
IDC claim: 47% annual growth in spending on social networking in business.
Dealing w/ the real problem with adoption - The People!
They get me. RT : 'I'm not going to lie, it is what it is': A literal epidemic of crutch words
A remarkable profile of what it's like to be president of the United States.
Cemex rolled out social platform to execs 2 months before everyone else, so they could get comfortable with it before launch.
Why Social Business Should Be Powering The Flexible Working Revolution THIS.
Sir David Attenborough on the wonders of amber – a detective story 150 million years in the making
Vy nice “: Manage your life to a steep leaning curve. Great post by ”
Agree. Excellent article RT Terrific read "The Complexity of Simplicity" by HT
one to watch: business model expired! “: The $47 Billion Hole in Pharma's Near-Term Future ” cc
It already is. : Gartner says ignoring social media soon will be very harmful to business.
Rethinking Creativity and Depression [This topic always hits a bit close to home.]
RT : RT : Great perspective on the future of medical communications feat Rob Drury-Dryden of...
He begged his wife to shoot him, and save him from a barbaric death.
Bertrand Russell's 10 Commandments of Teaching
An Ideal Enterprise Social Media Application
NASA's Hansen: change is here, and worse than we thought.
Social Business for Complex Organizations
YES. via RT : Louis CK and Ewan McGregor have an exchange on twitter
Thank goodness for -- the best travel companion EVER! I wouldn't have survived without you :-)
Need the business case for social in your company? Be sure to read the
"Success = knowledge of the special subject + a variety of extraneous knowledge to produce new combinations of ideas."
"The fact that an opinion has been widely held is no evidence whatever that it is not utterly absurd." -- Bertrand Russell
the social business ecosystem via
3) Death By Black Hole - BOOK: A morbid title, but it's primarily about how science works. A best-seller
2) Space Chronicles - BOOK: Every thought I've ever had about our past, present, and future in space.
I relate. Keep on...": "hand-to-hand combat w/demons of my own making..."via on perseverance. "
. --this turned out great and you look amazing, great job! VIDEO
The Ripple Effect of Company Culture via
For those so inclined, you can read the actual ruling of the Supreme Court here (PDF):
As requested, Salted Caramel Brownies from “: best brownies i ever made. ”
It's the one here called "St John's Wood." (heh)
How to Perform the World's Greatest SEO Audit | SEOmoz
7 Essentials of a Social Media Policy That’s Actually Useful
The ONLY post about you need to read today. Possibly, ever. via
so... About those cupcakes? No deleting that.
Asimov on anti-intellectualism, via
RT : 81% of high growth businesses use social tools to improve collaboration | BBC
Every customer matters every time: The $4 Million Complaint Call
For the first time ever more than half of all seniors 65+ use the Internet
I recommend for positive peeps.
In all sincerity, I'd recc & to name a few.
Crazy good pitchdeck from Piccsy. Don't try this at home unless you have mad skills. Via @piccsydaniel.
(some good ones) Books Every Entrepreneur Should Read