Gnip – listening to the world’s conversation

Will Gnip make you go mad?Imagine being able to hear everyone’s conversation, all the time. The voices in your head would drive you insane.However there is now a constant stream of chatter available through the web. Using an interesting new technology service, Gnip, it’s possible at low-cost for you to monitor the explosion of social media usage of hundreds of thousands …

How do you double shareholder value in difficult circumstances?

How do you double shareholder value of a service business in a year? With the ups and downs of the business cycle, every firm will eventually face the challenge of growing shareholder value when industry conditions are becoming increasingly hostile. Joe Ripp discusses how he addressed issues of increasing cost effectiveness, revenue growth and client service in leading a mid-sized …