Archive for March, 2012
Veebow was founded by Tom Vitale and Edward Loew to connect buyers with savvy companies through local, regional and national special deals using a free application on smart phones and mobile devices. Named after Tom Vitale’s nickname for wife Valerie Bertinelli, Veebow came to Amadeus Consulting for mobile application development, mobile support and strategic consulting direction.
After an educational presentation from Eco-Cycle at the Amadeus Consulting office yesterday, I realized not only how important sustainable initiatives are, but also how confusing the rules of recycling can be. The lines are especially blurry when it comes to recycling electronics, and often times the correct resources and facilities needed to appropriately recycle old gadgets are not well-known or hard to find. Here is some information about why, how and where to recycle your old devices so that you can help the planet and make room for all that new tech that you are dying to get your hands on.
We all know that social and business networking shouldn’t be solely confined to the digital realm, but all of those convenient online social tools we have make it so easy to avoid human interaction. Well knock it off! Leave the cube, give your game face a rest, and head to your local Meetup for some good old-fashioned networking, and maybe even a drink or two. You’ll walk away with valuable industry knowledge, and if you’re lucky, some great friends.
Adding game mechanics into non-game applications through gamification is a fantastic way to condition consumer behaviors and increase user engagement. EpicMix, a free app from Vail Resorts, shows how satisfying user desires with game dynamics can have a positive impact on customer loyalty, referral rates, and participation.
Facebook marketing tactics are a no-brainer for B2C companies, but what about all us B2B people? The trick to achieving success through social media in the B2B realm is to redefine your measure of success for your campaign altogether, and Amadeus Consulting can help you do just that.