How Kate Russell, of BBC Click, uses social media

Kate Russell, BBC

Kate Russell is a technology journalist, author and educator and has been working on BBC Click now for over 10 years. Kate explains how she uses Twitter as her main social media tool for information gathering, as a notice board for what she and BBC Click are up to and to get her messages out. Kate does the majority of her social media from her desktop on a large screen, in very focused time, spending at least an hour or more some days (it depends how long she has been away from her desk) researching, organizing, buffering and posting. She then dips in and out during the office day but … [Read more...]

How Simon Porter of IBM uses social media

Simon Porter

In this video I interview Simon Porter from IBM, who runs their Mid Market business in Europe, who has very successfully been building his social media skills and following over the last 18 months. He shares his routine of looking at social media for 30 minutes first thing in the morning (before his email) and how he uses the gaps during the day to respond to people quickly who engage with him on Twitter. He also discusses the platforms he uses and how: LinkedIn, Twitter, Scredible etc and how IBM encourages use of this communications channel being used more and more for business, especially … [Read more...]