Business

Content Creation vs Content Curation

Striking the balance on your Facebook business fan page

CJ Dellatore Content Balance…………………………

If you’re only posting pictures from your portfolio, products from your showroom collection, or blog posts you’ve written on your Facebook business page, you’re missing an opportunity to round out your brand message.

Adding curated content to the mix – in essence striking a balance between content that you create, and content you curate from a carefully chosen list of sources, can more effectively tell your story, and help you avoid looking like a spammer.

I’ve come up with a simple formula that you might find helpful…

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Marketplace News: Online Shopping Experience

Bryght.com offers affordable solutions

CJ Dellatore Bryght.com…………………………

With today’s fast paced internet driven lifestyle, so many of us take advantage of a variety of solutions for shopping online.  We purchase books, eyewear, clothing, music, technology, even food via the internet.  The opportunity to procure quality furniture is fast making a significant impression on consumers.

Even though most would think it necessary to see and touch furniture prior to making the commitment, the e-trade company Bryght.com is looking to change the buyer’s perception through a new and enticing commerce experience….

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In Case You Missed It: July 2013

Noteworthy articles on Business, Social Media, and Tech

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As July comes to a close (hard to believe the summer is more than half over), it’s time for my monthly round-up of articles on business, social media, and technology.  These are the stories from my content sources that are helping me re-tool outdated ideas, and in turn shape the future.

The first installment of this column for the month of June was very well received.  Once again a word of thanks – I appreciate all the positive feedback.  I’m hopeful there will be some information in this month’s articles to help you shape the future of your design-centric business.

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In Case You Missed It: June 2103

noteworthy articles on business, social media, and tech

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Time is money.  And if you’re like me there never seems to be enough of either.  With that idea in mind this week I decided to try out a new format for my weekly ‘Business & Design’ post.   I’m sharing the links to what I consider to be the best articles from the content sources I read on being an entrepreneur, on social media, and on technology.  I’m hoping to save you some time – and help you make some money.

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Where Art and Commerce Meet

Decor NYC's Pamela Auchincloss

Silver Gelatin Photographic Collage by Mary Miss

It’s no secret that I’m a big fan of Bruce Tilley’s furniture consignment shop Decor NYC (I wrote a piece about him a few weeks back.)   I was in Chelsea last Friday, so I stopped in to see what new inventory had arrived.  While browsing I found Bruce in his office with Pamela Auchincloss, who he’s enlisted to extend his concept of “Re-purposed Luxury” to the world of fine art.  Trading in pieces of fine art by selling them on consignment?  I found myself intrigued, so I pulled up a chair.

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