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  • Kotak Bank Hashtag Banking Twitter Deepak Sharma

    Kotak Bank’s Twitter Strategy: ‘Hashtag Banking’ [INTERVIEW]

    In my video interview, Deepak Sharma – Kotak Mahindra Bank’s Head of Digital Initiatives talks about their twitter strategy via ‘hashtag banking’.  EFMA Distribution Summit 2015. In March 2015, I was delighted to deliver my 10th speaking engagement for the European Financial Marketing Association (EFMA) as part of the Digital Banking and Social Media stream of their […] More

  • Fifth Third Bank Twitter Brand of You Contest

    Fifth Third Bank Taps Twitter with Brand of You Contest

    Fifth Third Bank is giving away $1 million in job search training to help graduates build their personal brand.  Social media banking: apply on twitter and YouTube only. Fifth Third bank recently launched their ‘Brand of You‘ contest inviting recent graduates to tap social media, in particular twitter and youtube, to have the chance to win some job […] More

  • Top 100 Social Media Banking Twitter Facebook Q1 2015

    Top 100 Banks using Social Media, Twitter, Facebook, YouTube [Q1 2015]

    The Financial Brand and Social Media Examiner have recently released their global rankings for Q1 2015 on social media banking, twitter, Facebook, YouTube. The popular series of rankings are based on a database that includes hundreds of banks and credit unions in English speaking countries. The Financial Brand monitors around 2,000 banks and credit unions on […] More

  • Social Media Impacts Investment Decisions

    Social Media, LinkedIn Impact 30% of Major Investment Decisions

    A recent 2015 study confirms that up to 80% of institutional investors use social media in their regular work flow, and 30% say it directly influenced an investment decision. Institutional investors are increasingly using social media as a key source of information, in addition to the traditional financial news media in order to make investment decisions. […] More

  • The Social CEO

    Leadership 2.0: How Do CEOs Use Social Media? [INFOGRAPHIC]

    This insightful social CEO infographic should convince your Senior Executives on the importance of driving transparency and customer engagement via social media channels like twitter or LinkedIn. This is another compelling infographic helping us visualise some of the key characteristics and behaviours from the most social CEOs highly active on popular social media sites like […] More

  • TDBank Housie Homeowners Selfies Social Media Banking

    TD Bank Taps Selfie Mania with Homeowners #Housie

    TD Bank taps the selfie mania with a new social media banking campaign inviting new homeowners to share their #housie on twitter and Instagram. Owning a house is an accomplishment for anyone and TD Bank knows best how to celebrate the occasion! By taking the perfect #Housie and sharing it with the world. TD Bank […] More

  • The Power of the Twitter Hashtag

    How to Use Twitter Hashtags [INFOGRAPHIC]

    Wondering how to use twitter hashtags more effectively to increase the ROI of your content strategy on twitter? Check out this social media infographic for small businesses. For those of you working for a small business and still figuring out how to make the most of twitter, I suggest you start with maximising the visibility […] More

  • OnePiece Store SocialCurrency FakeTwitter Followers

    How to Turn $5 into $80 in 24h with Twitter and Fiverr [Social Currency]

    OnePiece Pop Up NYC launches #SocialCurrency store, gives you $1 credit per 500 social media followers. Can fake twitter followers bought on Fiverr bankrupt a retailer in the future? This morning an article from Engadget.com caught my eye, ‘Pop-up store lets you pay for clothes using your social network clout‘.  In a nutshell, OnePiece, an […] More

  • Siam Commercial Bank Twitter Followers 200k Social Media Banking August 2014

    Siam Commercial Bank Reaches 200k Twitter Followers with @SCB_Thailand

    Social media banking. In August 2014, Siam Commercial Bank reached a major social media milestone with 200k twitter followers on the @SCB_Thailand twitter account. As part of our Visible Banking Twitter Watch series, my Team now tracks well over 3,000+ twitter accounts (banking, insurance, investment, cards and payments) globally: over 220 million twitter followers from 88 countries (1st May 2014). Congratulations to […] More

  • Top 50 Social Business Twitter Accounts

    Top 50 Social Business Twitter Accounts You Must Follow NOW [updated]

    Top 50 influential twitter accounts covering Social Business that you must follow now and you’d love to count as twitter followers including Vanessa DiMauro, Glen Gilmore and Andrew Grill. (updated on 04/09/14) As part of my top social business influencers series, I put together my own list of top 50 social business twitter accounts. There is no […] More