In the span of a decade we’ve seen social media impact our lives in unimaginable ways:
Bottom line: what used to happen by phone, email or in person is now happening instantly, with global reach and depth via social media. Our basic human need to connect is becoming digitally satisfied.
Social media has penetrated many areas of business (recruitment, business development, brand development, advertisement, training, and so on), transforming business as we know it with its global reach.
A new partnership
Social Media and Business is a partnership that MaRS Commons and LinkedIn have formed to explore how social media is transforming the way businesses and employees work. LinkedIn and MaRS share a common belief that social media can have a definitive impact on innovation, startups and businesses of all sizes.
Some of the key findings you’ll read about in this feature include:
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