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MarketingXLerator

A Boutique Social Media Marketing Consultancy

Natascha Thomson
Natascha Thomson is the CEO of MarketingXLerator and brings over 20 years of experience to her Silicon Valley consulting practice.
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Mapping & Location-Based Services at #SAPPHIRENOW

Social user are increasingly accessing social networks via mobile devices. According to eMarketer: “A mobile first mentality is taking hold. The key opportunity for marketers in the shift toward mobile is that mobile users not only log in more frequently, but they also spend more total time on social media sites.

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Addressing the 7 Billion People Challenge

October 24 is International UN Day, and the official kick-off of the 7-Day Countdown to 7 Billion. Join SAP for a day of conversations and innovation >> Virtual platform: http://bit.ly/innoday7bBL. To participate in this event on Twitter, please use the following hashtags: #7billion #SAP (always in combination).

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How To Build Your Brand on Social Media

Are you new to social media and unclear on how to set up your profile? Do you want to avoid the mistakes of people who did not get a job because of information that existed about them online? Do you want to use social media to extend your brand online but are not sure how?

If the answer to any of these questions is “yes”, read on. Having a personal brand has never been more important than in this age of information overload.

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How to Manage your Time on Social Media

How much time one should spend on social media, on which channels, and where the line should be drawn to one’s private life is a very difficult question, and in a way, everybody has to answer it for themselves. This blogs attempts to provide some guidance.

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The Five Myths of B2B Social Media Marketing

Whatever you hear about social media, don’t believe it! There is a ton of misinformation out there that can be damaging to companies that want create real ROI from social media. Learn about the 5 myths of social media in this blog.

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Social Media 101: Questions To Ask Before Getting Started With Social Media

As a social media professional at SAP, I get many questions from colleagues who are new to social media and would like to add social media to their marketing mix. The learning curve on social media is still steep for most people, and in this blog, I have aggregated the answers to some of the most frequently asked questions about social media strategy.

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SAPPHIRE NOW 2011: Women's Executive Leadership Session with Angelika Dammann

This week, at SAPPHIRE NOW 2011 in Orlando, I was a social media reporter and had the pleasure to attend a session with female executives who shared career experiences and tips with an audience of over 100 women. A the third annual Women’s Executive Leadership Session offered a unique opportunity to leverage the combined power of women among an elite group of leading cross-industry business executives.

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The Top Five Do's and Don'ts for Tweeters

It feels to me that the honeymoon phase of Twitter is over, or at least it should be. While there are still thousands of users joining Twitter every day, many of us have now been using the tool for years, which means that rules and conventions have developed. Most of them make the use of Twitter more effective and enjoyable, some of them seem to clog up space that could be utilized for more meaningful communication. Read my personal list of “The Top Five Do’s and Don’ts for Tweeters”.

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What does “Being Present” Mean in the Age of Social Media? And the Myth of Multi-Tasking.

Ironically, I recently had this discussion with a friend via Twitter while sitting at Starbucks. As I was at Starbucks and she on her friend’s couch in another city, were we both together in the present?

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Social Media Marketing – Relax, Don't Do It?

Personal musings and opinions on B2B social media marketing in this day and age.

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