Category: Beyond Social

Facebook photos just got better

Facebook has updated its iOS app to now support Apple’s Live Photos, the ‘moving’ photos created with a still image buffered together with a second and a half video, introduced with the iPhone 6S. These are ‘technically’ videos, but considering…

Happy ho-ho-holidays!

Not sure about you guys, but our social media feeds are flooded with festive photos! After a while they all start to blur together, and as a business it can be difficult to make your message stand out. Social media…

How to make the most out of your morning

What time do you wake up in the morning? How many alarms do you set before you get out of bed? Do you spend time on yourself, or do you rush to get ready, grab a quick coffee and head into…

May the Force Be With You

  … well temporarily. Facebook are clearly massive fans of Star Wars and in honor of the anticipated movie release, they have created temporary Star Wars profile pictures. People can go to the Star Wars Facebook post and use the…

Say Goodbye to your Fears of Public Speaking

Does the thought of public speaking make you feel anxious? You’re not alone; public speaking ranks as one of the most common phobias. While taking the stage can be rather daunting, it is a vital skill to have in business…

Servant Book Club: The One Thing

This month in Servants Book Club, we reading are reading Gary Keller’s best-selling book, The ONE Thing. Keller has identified that behind every successful person is one thing that they could do that would make everything else easier or unnecessary….

Google Plus is getting a makeover

Google + is getting a makeover, adding Pinterest-like collections to its platform. Collections let users group similar posts (such as pictures of cats, makeup tips or pictures from a recent holiday) into different topic-based sections. These can be shared privately,…

Is your workplace social media savvy?

Your employees are a walking billboard for your business. The more you teach them, the better they will be. When it comes to social media, educating your employees (or not educating them) can make all the difference. They’re Already Online Whatever…

Staying sane with mindfulness

Mindfulness refers to a state of consciousness, immediacy, and awareness. It allows you to be aware of your physical sensations, your feelings, your thoughts, and your emotions. It helps you actively participate in daily life tasks, instead of just moving…