Crowdsourcing – what is it?...

Feb 26, 2013 by

Crowdsourcing is the practice of obtaining needed services, ideas or content by soliciting contributions from a large group of people and especially the online community rather than from traditional employees or suppliers. Check out Crowdsourcing.org to learn more. Founded in 2010, this neutral professional association offers a vast online repository of news, articles, videos and site information on the topic of crowdsourcing and crowdfunding. According to Saleschase, businesses should use crowdsourcing to save money and time; innovate, increase customer satisfaction and scale up. It highlights, for example, a New York City transport initiative that yielded $10 million worth of innovation by investing $20,000 in crowdsourcing via ChallengePost (a platform for technology competitions that invite the public to solve problems). Source:...

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Hot Dates in May 2013

Feb 26, 2013 by

Plan creative campaigns for May. Gardening for Wildlife Month Get Caught Reading Month National Barbeque Month National Photo Month Specific promotion days in May include: May 9th: National Receptionists Day May 9th: National Moscato Day (It’s a wine – www.gallofamily.com has more info) May 18th: National Learn to Swim Day May 19th: World Autoimmune Arthritis Day May 20-27 National Backyard Games Week May 29th: Senior Health and Fitness...

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