The 2010 Social Media Report for Marketers. Nearly 90% of senior marketing professionals use professional and social networking tools. 55% read and share content through social media channels daily. 75% have increased their marketing expertise through social media.
LinkedIn CEO: We’re adding a new user every second. CEO Jeff Weiner spilled some new statistics Wednesday highlighting the business networking site’s rapid global growth. China and Brazil are the fastest growing regions. The site now has 85 million users — and the latest 1 million signed up within the last nine days.
Twittering the day away. As social media makes its way into the workplace, executives are weighing the potential risks and benefits. Half of CFOs interviewed said their greatest concern is that employees are wasting time during business hours using sites such as Facebook and Twitter.