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Focus on Social Media Policy for Business

The February meeting of the Social Media Club Hawaii Chapter, taking place Tuesday, Feb. 21, will focus on “Creating a social media policy for business – what, how and when?” The event will feature a full panel that will explore the need for, and challenges inherent in, company policies focused on social media tools and use by employees. The panel will feature local attorney and … Continue reading Focus on Social Media Policy for Business

Airlines Responding on Twitter

“Airlines Respond as Passengers Tweet Their Troubles,” reports NBC Dallas-Fort Worth, noting that American Airlines and Soutwest Airlines have started monitoring Twitter to show customers that they’re listening. And as its example, reporter Scott Friedman cites the experience of Sarah Hofstetter, whose American Airlines flight was delayed in January, prompting worries that she’d miss her connecting flight to Honolulu. While in flight, Hofstetter tweeted to @AmericanAir: “flt … Continue reading Airlines Responding on Twitter

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Hawaii Farmers Share Social Media in Canada

CBC News has the story of two farmers from Hawaii who gave a social media presentation on Prince Edward Island in Canada. Lani and Pomai Weigert of Ali’i Kula Lavender on Maui had advice for 45 fellow farmers at a seminar yesterday. Social media lessons for farmers Pomai Weigert said many P.E.I. farmers are scared to throw away their old marketing techniques and join the … Continue reading Hawaii Farmers Share Social Media in Canada