Month: October 2010

How Social Media will disrupt the traditional “Retailing” Model

Groupon, the “localized” deal of the day website has witnessed phenomenal growth in the last one year. Groupon’s success underlines the power of Social Media which makes it so easy to connect with other like minded people over the internet. (for more on Groupon’s success, watch this excellent CNNMoney Video) Even retailing giant Walmart seems to

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Month: October 2010

Recipe for a “Social” Burger

4Food, New York’s “First Donut-Hole Burger Shop” has cooked up a perfect recipe for a “Social” Burger (for more, watch following video and see this). Why can’t more businesses, especially small and medium ones, think outside the box and start leveraging the reach and effectiveness of Social Media channels for engaging customers and prospects the

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Month: October 2010

Enable, Empower, Engage: Key to Social CRM Success

In my first post of the year published on January 2nd, 2010 titled 2010: Year of Social CRM, I highlighted What is Social CRM, Why it is important and Why NOW is the time to invest in Social CRM. A lot has happened since then. Industry buzz around Social CRM has picked up considerably and

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