Author Archives: beckyowen

About beckyowen

I am a European Social Media Strategist at IBM. I love everything about Social Media, and like testing out new tools and techniques. I am also an on going Weight Watcher, but sadly LOVE all types of cheese and chocolate!

Insight Sharing with Social Influencers

Wow what a 24 hours!! Yesterday was the annual Smarter Workforce London event (catch up on tweets searching #SWF2015), and I was lucky to be part of Team Social! I was asked to organise a roundtable with some of the … Continue reading

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Making time for “Making Time for Social!

On Tuesday I attended another event hosted by the Social Media Leadership Forum – this time a subject very topical for me – “How to Make Time for Social Media”. As you know if you read my blog occasionally, up … Continue reading

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Smarter Workforce London – still time to register!!

Well the year has flown by, and it’s that time again for the best HR event of the year… the IBM Smarter Workforce Summit in London. This year it’s being held at The Oval on the 18th June – and … Continue reading

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Uplifting & Upskilling Unconference

On Friday I attended my first “unconference”, which was hosted by the great team at the Social Media Leadership Forum (@SocialMediaLF). The concept of the “unconference” is pretty simple – no speaking/presentation sessions, participant driven and plenty of open debate. … Continue reading

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iMedia Brand Summit – my second year 

iMediaUK Brand Summit returned to BAFTA again this year, and I was once again lucky enough to attend. Below our a few highlights from my favourite sessions. Read the tweets from the day using #imediauk. Paul Frampton, CEO from Havas … Continue reading

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An amazing day in St Albans 

Watch out….pure none work blog coming! I had the BEST day on Tuesday, thanks to a wonderful friend of mine Mychelle (yes that is how it’s spelt it’s not a typo) who treated me and two friends to a day with … Continue reading

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Deciphering Data Analytics at the Social Media Forum 

Today was my first day back at work after a five day birthday break, and what a great day it was! I attended another Social Media Leadership Forum event, this time on data and analytics, hosted by Thomson Reuters in … Continue reading

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