Crowdsourcing is the practice of obtaining needed services, ideas, or content by soliciting contributions from a large group of people, and especially from an online community, rather than from traditional employees or suppliers. This process is often used to subdivide tedious work or to fund-raise startup companies and charities, and can also occur offline. It combines the efforts of numerous self-identified volunteers or part-time workers, where each contributor of their own initiative adds a small portion to the greater result.
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  • 6 Great Examples of Facebook Quiz Marketing

    … titles) for decades. The social media environment & Buzzfeed gave it a push, which lead the quizzes to a totally new level. Sherry Turkle, the MIT psychologist and cultural analyst, said “People have always been taking quizzes, but before social media you were doing it for yourself, but now they are specifically for performance. Here, part…

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  • The 5 hottest marketing jobs in a digital age

    … content. This should be very good news for the elite creatives out there. Rates should be going up. You can only crowd-source your way so far when it comes to a creative treatment. 4. Brand journalism A dean from one of the nation’s largest journalism schools recently told me he was seeing record enrollment. Why does that make sense when traditional…

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  • The Big Idea (a Camp Counselor’s Guide to Inspiration at Portent)

    … task. Let’s be mindful this month to, first, switch our mental default to a positive resting place. Then, realize that others are all doing the same. Hopefully our habits (and relationships) will start to change, fortified by trust. TL;DR Big Idea #1: Participate in relationships believing that others are coming with Positive Intent first, and let us bring Positive Intent to the forefront of our own actions. The post The Big Idea (a Camp Counselor’s Guide to Inspiration at Portent) appeared first on Portent. …

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