Pew Research Center: Six Types of Twitter Conversations

Posted: April 3rd, 2014

Yesterday, we were excited to pack a full house at our lunch and learn with Lee Rainie, Director of the Pew Research Center’s Internet & American Life Project, and Marc Smith, Director of the Social Media Research Foundation. Marc, the lead on a new report published by the Pew Research Center on the the six […]

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3 Tips to Throwing a Stand-out Happy Hour

Posted: October 15th, 2013

Happy hours are a wonderful way to meet new people or connect with your clients outside a working environment. At Social Driver, we’ve found you don’t need to host your event at a swanky bar or restaurant to show your guests a great time. Here are a few tips to make your next occasion the […]

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Dancing, Prancing and Squirming

Posted: October 3rd, 2013

Last Friday Social Driver kicked off our new bi-monthly breakfast series, Get With the Future Fridays. We had waffles cooking, coffee brewing, and energizing conversations with our awesome guests that started our morning off right. As part of our early extravaganza, we watched some of the most viral videos of the week. Check out our […]

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Social Driver Has a New Website!

Posted: July 24th, 2013

CANEXBACK.COM At Social Driver, we believe innovation doesn’t come gradually, it ‘pops’. So, when it came to revamping our website we wanted to add some pizazz. We knew we had the resources, but we needed time and teamwork to create a great site. We kicked off our redesign with a Pop-Up Innovation Lab. We gathered […]

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Plan a Company Retreat Your Employees Will Love

Posted: July 9th, 2013

At Social Driver we think company retreats should be two things: fun and inspiring. Company retreats aren’t just a great way for employees to reconnect to your mission and values, they also create an awesome opportunity to bond and have fun. Two weeks ago, we held our second bi-annual retreat, planned with both fun and […]

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Being a Female Developer at Social Driver

Posted: April 18th, 2013

There have been quite a lot of headlines lately highlighting the tech and STEM gender gap and the programs that are helping tackle this issue. Just a few weeks ago we at Social Driver highlighted the issue in our post, The Tech Gender Gap. CANEXBACK.COM A lot of publicity has gone to nonprofits and organizations […]

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Contactually: The Most Promising Email Contact Management Tool We’ve Seen

Posted: June 5th, 2012

We’ve heard it time and time again: “it’s not about what you know, it’s about who you know.” Indeed, networking is more crucial than ever, but let’s be real – who has time for all those follow-up emails, phone calls, and lunch dates when we already struggle to balance our current professional and personal relationships? […]

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5 Things You Should Know About Crowdfunding for Startups

Posted: May 29th, 2012

With the passage of the JOBS Act, securities-backed crowdfunding for small companies has become a reality. A lot is not yet known about this new fundraising tool. Luckily, we have our good friends Sara Hanks and Brian Knight of CrowdCheck to help us through the thick of it. Here’s five big take aways: 1. Valuation […]

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Using The New Facebook Timeline for Business

Posted: May 5th, 2012

Sometimes it seems that Facebook changes up its look just often enough to drive users absolutely bonkers. If you look at the whole history of Facebook design changes, it’s pretty clear that Facebook is just experimenting with making it easier for people to connect and share with each other. And, they’ve been pretty successful at […]

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(Social) Driver’s Ed

Posted: May 2nd, 2012

Earlier this year, we launched a series we call Driver’s Ed. It started as an internal lunch and learn where our team could share trends, technology and tools with one another. We soon started inviting close partners in to present, and eventually, expanded the guest list to colleagues, clients and friends who could enrich the […]

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