NEW YORK, Nov. 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Microsoft's Glenn Gutmacher to present a case study on how the world's largest software company recruits top talent using online networks and strategies at the Strategic Research Institute's Beyond Blogs & Social Networks conference, December 1-2 at the Hyatt Regency in Jersey City, NJ. The web is no longer a place for simply viewing content, it's an interactive space where we collaborate, annotate, blog, subscribe, feed, post and share. Individuals within companies are now driving content and influencing popular opinion through the use of social networks and online communities, an arena which was traditionally dominated by techies and media companies. Along with Microsoft, IBM, Intelliseek, Marqui and PubSub are among the industry leaders and nationally recognized companies that will show you how your company can establish a more powerful online presence by: -- Increasing market share by reaching customers where they live... online -- Creating cost savings by distributing information faster and more efficiently...online -- Insuring your corporate privacy and safety: how to be public but not too public...online -- Increasing revenues by equipping your sales team with tools to open more doors and close more deals...online SPECIAL LUNCHEON ADDRESS by Michael Wing, Vice President, Strategic Communications, IBM Conference Chairperson, David Teten, CEO of NitronAdvisors and Co-Author of The Virtual Handshake: Opening Doors and Closing Deals Online, will lead us through sessions by industry leaders such at Intelliseek's Chief Marketing and Customer Satisfaction Officer, Pete Blackshaw. Blackshaw's presentation of The Minute-By- Minute State of the Blogoshpere will reveal to us how this evolving medium is increasing blogger influence around the world. OTHER FEATURED SPEAKERS INCLUDE: - Janet Johnson, Vice President, Communications, Marqui - Steve Rubel, Vice President, Client Services, Cooperkatz - Jonathan Carson, President & CEO, Buzzmetrics; Co-Founder, Word of Mouth Marketing Association (WOMMA) - Erin Byrne, Managing Director, Marsteller - Steve Cohen, Senior Librarian, PubSub Concepts All attendees will receive a copy of the NEW book, The Virtual Handshake: Opening Doors and Closing Deals Online by David Teten and Scott Allen - www.thevirtualhandshake.com FOR MORE INFORMATION: Phone: 800-599-4950 / 212-967-0095 E-mail: mailto:email@example.com Web: www.srinstitute.com/CF401 * Please mention priority code DPR001340 when registering. CONTACT: Ali Curi Strategic Research Institute Phone: 212-967-0095 ext. 222 firstname.lastname@example.org
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