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As A Brand, Is Social Media Still A Viable Advertising Option?

By Dave Forde / March 26, 2018

Facebook, Google, and Twitter have been called into question as to their part in the Russian meddling with the US election; George Soros said during his speech in Davos that Facebook and Google’s days are numbered; Marc Benioff, CEO of Salesforce said that Facebook should be regulated like the cigarette industry. Readers have been writing in wondering whether social media is still a viable advertising option for brands looking to engage with their target audience.


Glassdoor's Top 50 CEOs (US) & Top 10 CEOs (Canada)

By Dave Forde / April 2, 2013

A few names we’re sure you’ll recognize that made the Glassdoor’s list of Top CEO’s this year include: Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg, up 14 points to a 99 percent rating (#1); SAP’s Bill McDermott & Jim Hagemann Snabe, up 7 percentage points to a 99 percent rating (#2); Google’s Larry Page, unchanged at a 95 percent rating (#11); Salesforce’s Marc Benioff, up 2 points to a 94 percent rating (#13); Amazon’s Jeff Bezos, up 13 points to a 93 percent rating (#16); Apple’s Tim Cook, down 4 points to a 93 percent rating (#18); Dell’s Michael Dell, up 9 points to an 81 percent rating #49).

Share Acquires GoInstant For $70 Million

By Dave Forde / July 10, 2012

Marc Benioff and crew have had their eyes on Canada a LOT lately as the company has now acquired their third Canadian company this year. They announced the acquisition of GoInstant, a startup which was launched in 2010 created a tool that allows users to “co-browse” the Internet together on multiple devices.  The Nova Scotia-based […]