Archive for the ‘Advertising’ Category

Social Media (D.I.Y) Presentation @HBO HQ

July 19th, 2010 by Livingston Comments Off

I had a chance to present to the NYC Recruiter Network at HBO’s  headquarters in NYC this past April.  The topic was a DIY (Do It Yourself) approach to Social Media, outlining our attempt at MTV Networks to keep up with Social Media and engage our fans, potential  applicants, current/former interns and employees of the company.

Topeka News, Topeka Maps & Topeka Talk

April 1st, 2010 by Livingston Comments Off

Sure enough I went to the Google.com Classic Homepage today (iGoogle is my default) to see what was in store for us on this gorgeous April Fools day in NYC and what do I see?

Topeka has been putting out all the stops to try and get Google’s attention for their new ultra-fast broadband project, and [...]

A little press never hurts..

January 20th, 2010 by Livingston 0

MTV Networks received a little love back in October 2009, from Fox News in an article labled “Job Hunting with Social Networks“.  We’ve seen a lot of traction from our Twitter account @MTVNetworksJobs, and our followers continue to grow, almost 19,000 !
We keep those we follow to a minimum since we’re an HR account, and [...]

Google ‘Me’ Profile, Latitude and a Few Good links

April 22nd, 2009 by Livingston 0

The article from Read Write Web (RBB) yesterday announced ‘Google Me‘ and the pluses and minuses associated with the new Google Profile service.  As the article points out, most individuals would choose to remove results that include their name, instead of adding more data to the public.  ‘Other Names’ and “Places I’ve Lived’ are both [...]

Twitter Job Postings via Twitterfeed, RSS Slice and Dice

February 5th, 2009 by Livingston 0

Using Twitter.com for product and service marketing is becoming easier and easier with the help of a number of twitter tools.  I recently started using TwitterFeed to syndicate industry-specific RSS Job advertisements to corporate twitter accounts.

1.  You’ll need an active RSS feed with your current job listings.
2.  Get this feed to a major job aggregator. [...]

Facebook Ads – I think they’ve figured me out.

January 12th, 2009 by Livingston 0

Couldn’t help but notice the skyscraper advertisements on Facebook today.  I know Facebook uses our information including profile data, location, friends’ data, etc to serve targeted ads, but was amazed to see this morning’s ad combo.

Coach Youth Soccer – I would love to do this again in New York, just need 30 hours in a [...]

Free Tacos for Talent – Street Team Recruiting Tactics

December 10th, 2008 by Livingston 0

Some call it “vulture-like”, I think this is a fantastic way to both spread the word your hiring, market a start up and let the Yahoos know that you’re thinking off them.  Who wouldn’t want free tacos?!