Digital Marketing Smart Camp, Lagos, Nigeria

Digital Marketing Smart Camp, Lagos, Nigeria

Here we are on day one at the Radisson Blu Hotel on Victoria Island. Michael Monaghan from WSI head office, Krista LaRiviere of gShift and me. Michael started with the introduction of WSI and gave a review of the Digital Marketing proceedings for the two days. Michael is sharing Internet stats on Nigeria – over 6m Facebook users and all the attendees put their hands up for being Facebook users. A different story when asking about who was on LinkedIn, so I am reall

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Live tweeting and blogging at the ICT and Higher Education Forum

Live tweeting and blogging at the ICT and Higher Education Forum

Live tweeting and blogging at the ICT and Higher Education Forum On 28 & 29 March, WSI was live blogging and tweeting at the ICT and Higher Education Forum 2012. The Forum was held at the Indaba Hotel in Johannesburg and the event featured prominent figures from both the local and international academic and digital communities. The forum addressed some key ICT issues regarding implementing new technologies in higher education institutions. Some of the speakers g

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On my way to WSI’s E & I Convention in Paris!

On my way to WSI’s E & I Convention in Paris!

WSI’s Excellence and Innovation Convention for franchisees is set to be held on 23 – 25 March 2012 in Paris. It’s our largest European gathering of WSI Consultants and these conventions are usually filled with riveting presentations, fascinating case studies and practical guides on how internet consultants can grow their clients’ businesses. My wife, Marianna, and I will be flying from Johannesburg to Paris on Monday, 19 March to do some sight-seeing and

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Live tweeting and blogging at the PSASA seminar

Live tweeting and blogging at the PSASA seminar

On 13 March, the Professional Speakers Association of South Africa invited four top speakers to present at their seminar, entitled “Fire Up Your Business”. WSI was live tweeting and blogging the conference – here’s what happened: Four speakers gave riveting presentations on the following topics: how to become a master influencer in sales negotiations; how to position yourself as an expert; how to harness the power of Web 2.0 to grow your business and how to

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