Hi, I'm Sandy Carter and welcome to my web site.


Here you can find links to my books, blog, biography and many ongoing projects in the world of Social Business and beyond. These are exciting times for Social Media and Social Business as well as in both my personal and professional life. This is also the place I will be posting news about speaking engagements and newest publications.


Please read and enjoy. Sandy.

Today we hosted an incredible call about Unconscious Bias.   Everyone has them … based on your history, experiences, and context.   Take this test — it is a real eye opener!    https://implicit.harvard.edu/implicit/ What is UnConscious Bias? A personal and sometimes unreasoned judgment (Merriam-Webster) Unconscious biases influence our judgment and decision-making, and because we are not aware […]

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TieCon Explodes for IBM Cloud!

by writer on May 19, 2015

I love attending the TieCon conferece every year.   It is the world’s largest Enterpreneur Conference with over 4300 attendees, 35% women, and this year 20% women speakers. The TieCon 50 are the top 50 Entrepreneurs who this year each received up to $120K of the IBM Cloud!   The results for these chosen few are amazing […]

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4 Key Themes of social media across global organizations

May 18, 2015

Filed under: IBM, Marketing 2.0, Social Business, social marketing, social media, Web 2.0 Tagged: global, Marketing 2.0, social business, social media

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Inspiration Friday — 10 Lessons from Tiffany Shlain – Founder of The Webbys

May 15, 2015

I was inspired by the great presentation by Tiffany Shlain on lessons of life! I’ll share by favorites! Know what you want and know when to walk away.   You won’t succeed at everything.   So know which things to stick with and which things to throw over! Be over prepared.   Enough said! Think outside the box.    […]

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Woman Founders at Black Box Learn about IBM’s Bluemix

May 14, 2015

Filed under: blackbox, entrepreneur, IBM, social media, startup Tagged: blackbox, bluemix, entrepreneur, IBM, startup

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Introducing the WITI Virtual Hackathon! Sign up now to show off your “entrepreneur” style!

May 13, 2015

In 1935, three decades before the Equal Pay Act, IBM recruited its first women in the workforce. IBM’s founder, T.J. Watson Sr. promised women, “the same kind of work for equal pay.” Since then, IBM has been acknowledged as a world leader in its commitment to women both in and out of the workforce. In […]

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Give back ! People who need help sometimes look a lot like people who don’t need help

May 12, 2015

“People who need help sometimes look a lot like people who don’t need help.’” Glennon Doyle Melton I worked with a great leader, Ted Childs, who once coached that I should always be pulling s I love this advice because as a leader, it places your focus on others not on yourself! I once worked […]

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Wearable IOT? !

May 11, 2015

Filed under: IBM, IoT, Social Business, social marketing, social media Tagged: IBM, IoT, social business

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No Fear Friday – Take that Risk!!!

May 8, 2015

Our short and sassy Friday message is … take that Risk! There’s no success without risk.   Everything good has some risk associated with it.  This does not mean you don’t look and evaluate reasons you might have challenges or even small failures along the way, but plan your journey with clear goals. Make sure you […]

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3 Internet of Things “Items” you need to know!

May 7, 2015

The cloud has allowed the IoT to emerge.  What is the IoT?   It is a term that describes the growing network of objects that can communicate with each other and complete tasks without any human involvement having to take place.  In November 2014, Gartner stated that there will be 4.9 billion connected “things” in […]

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