Ashley Verrill

Ashley Verrill has spent the last six years reporting and writing business news and strategy features. Her work has been published in Inc., the Upstart Business Journal, the Austin Business Journal and the North Bay Business Journal. She also produces original research-based reports and video content with industry experts and thought leaders.

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Why We Need to Crowdsource our Social Media Marketing

| July 31, 2013 | 0 Comments
Why We Need to Crowdsource our Social Media Marketing

When Wired magazine contributor Jeff Howe first wrote about crowdsoucing in 2006, he described a scenario where someone harnessed the power of a group to accomplish more, faster. “Just as distributed computing projects like UC Berkeley’s SETI@home have tapped the unused processing power of millions of individual computers, so distributed labor networks are using the […]

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When Wired magazine contributor Jeff Howe first wrote about crowdsoucing in 2006, he described a scenario where someone harnessed the power of a group to accomplish more, faster. “Just as distributed computing projects like UC Berkeley’s SETI@home have tapped the unused processing power of millions of individual computers, so distributed labor networks are using the […]

Social Media Strategy: Three Lessons for Businesses Using Social Media for Customer Service

| March 13, 2013 | 0 Comments
Social Media Strategy: Three Lessons for Businesses Using Social Media for Customer Service

Bonobos Vice President John Rote once explained social customer service to me this way: “It’s like troubleshooting in a coffee shop or bar. It’s likely more people will hear about it and pull friends from across the room to listen.” Bad news travels further, faster from one trusted network to another. It’s a dangerous game. […]

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Bonobos Vice President John Rote once explained social customer service to me this way: “It’s like troubleshooting in a coffee shop or bar. It’s likely more people will hear about it and pull friends from across the room to listen.” Bad news travels further, faster from one trusted network to another. It’s a dangerous game. […]