The NOW Revolution: 7 Shifts to Make Your Business Faster, Smarter and More Social (Google eBook)

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John Wiley & Sons, Jan 14, 2011 - Business & Economics - 224 pages
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The social web has changed the way we do business forever

The future of your company is not in measured, consideredresponses and carefully planned initiatives. Business today isabout near-instantaneous response. About doing the best you canwith extremely limited information. About every customer being areporter, and every reporter being a customer. About winning andlosing customers in real-time, every second of every day. About amonumental increase in the findable commentary about ourcompanies.

Having the time and information required to make a consideredbusiness decision is a luxury - a luxury that's quickly facingextinction. Yet business hasn't adapted to this evolution. Andadapt you must.

This book isn't about how to "do" social media.Instead, The Now Revolution outlines how you mustretool your organization to make real-time businesswork for you rather than against you. Read aboutseven shifts that will help you make your company faster, smarter,and more social:

  • Engineer a New Bedrock
  • Find Talent You Can Trust
  • Organize your Armies
  • Answer the New Telephone
  • Emphasize Response-Ability
  • Build a Fire Extinguisher
  • Make a Calculator

The Now Revolution is pushing you to adapt the way you dobusiness, from the inside out. It impacts your organizationculturally, operationally, and functionally. This book is yourguide to making the changes you need, and to harnessing thepotential of this new communication era.


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Review: The Now Revolution: 7 Shifts to Make Your Business Faster, Smarter, and More Social

User Review  - Michael Kettner - Goodreads

It reads like a Grade 10 Textbook, for beginners. Read full review

Review: The Now Revolution: 7 Shifts to Make Your Business Faster, Smarter, and More Social

User Review  - Ethelbert Umeh - Goodreads

Great and innovative book for your business, pick up and read! Read full review

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JAY BAER is a world-renowned social media strategyconsultant. A digital marketing pioneer, he has founded five onlinecompanies since 1994 and speaks to tens of thousands of marketersannually at industry conferences and conventions. His social mediastrategy blog,, is one of the top rankedbusiness blogs on the Internet.

AMBER NASLUND is Vice President of Social Strategy forRadian6, a social media listening and engagement platform. Shefrequently speaks on the topics of social media, communication, andcommunity strategy. Follow her award-winning blog

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