The Now Revolution: 7 Shifts To Make Your Business Faster, Smarter And More Social

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TODAY, business moves at the speed of thought. The web enables a perpetual cycle of interaction and feedback, and every status update or tweet that mentions your company or brand either helps or hurts you reputation in real-time. Customers expect a level of attentiveness and responsiveness that most companies can't live up to. Can you?

In The Now Revolution, renowned marketers and social media experts Jay Baer and Amber Naslund offer an effective seven-part plan to harness the ...

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Overview

TODAY, business moves at the speed of thought. The web enables a perpetual cycle of interaction and feedback, and every status update or tweet that mentions your company or brand either helps or hurts you reputation in real-time. Customers expect a level of attentiveness and responsiveness that most companies can't live up to. Can you?

In The Now Revolution, renowned marketers and social media experts Jay Baer and Amber Naslund offer an effective seven-part plan to harness the power of the social web and adapt to the new era of instantaneous business.

Customers aren't going to wait for your next polished press release to decide if they like you and your products or services. Instead, they're choosing between you and your competition every second of every day-and talking about it online. Keeping up with them requires seven shifts that will make your business faster, smarter, and more social:

  • Strip away silos and overgrown business processes
  • Hire and empower a new type of employee
  • Organize internal teams for maximum external impact
  • Listen at the point of need
  • Travel the Humanization Highway and respond effectively to customer inquiries
  • Plan for, find, and manage real-time crises
  • Redesign success metrics in a business world that's increasingly instantaneous

Real-time communication and social media have changed the way we do business-forever. The Now Revolution shows you how to adapt your organization to meet the expectations of today's always-on customer and harness the power of now.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781596598584
  • Publisher: Gildan Media Corp
  • Publication date: 8/2/2011
  • Format: MP3
  • Edition description: Unabridged
  • Ships to U.S.and APO/FPO addresses only.

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  • Posted December 2, 2011

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    The Now Revolution

    Incorporating social media into your operations can be scary. To prosper in the ¿Now Revolution,¿ your company must understand the new social media playing field. Social media experts Jay Baer and Amber Naslund chose not to write about how to ¿do¿ social media. Instead, they offer a smorgasbord of insights, strategies and tools you can adapt to your business ¿for and in response to what the web has become.¿ The book includes numerous ¿QR-style¿ Microsoft Tags that lead readers with smartphones to valuable supplemental information. getAbstract recommends this book to anyone seeking to move his or her business into the 21st century.

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  • Posted February 13, 2011

    Excellent overview on how to turn your company into a social business

    Jay and Amber do a phenomenal job of outlining the necessary steps to turn a traditional business into a social business. This is not a how-to social media book, meaning you won't learn how to use Facebook, Twitter and other social networks. This is a book full of strategies and ideas on how to succeed as a business in the real-time communication world we live in. Think of it as a step-by-step playbook on what internal and external processes and procedures businesses should implement to become more social. It's not too high-level, so people who know nothing about social media won't have a hard time grasping the concepts in this book. This truly is a must-read for understanding how to use the real-time Web to be successful in business.

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