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 start a full video coffee blog series on internet of things. Filed under: IBM, Internet of Things, IoT, social marketing, social media Tagged: IBM, internet of things, IoT, socbiz, social business


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BlogHer 2014, the 10th anniversary celebration of the popular women’s blogging network, kicks off next Thursday, July 24th in San Jose, California. There’s still time to register, and we hope you do — we’ll be there, too! This year, along with a Happiness Bar offering in-person support for your WordPress sites,…


Apple-IBM: Infographic of Announcements!

July 17, 2014

Filed under: apple, IBM, mobile, mobilefirst, social Tagged: apple, IBM, mobile, social

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Breaking down the Apple – IBM Announcement for our Ecosystem and Developers!

July 15, 2014

We have been getting a lot of positive response to the announcement around Apple and IBM. What did we announce? An exclusive partnership that teams the market-leading strengths of each company to transform enterprise mobility through a new class of business apps—bringing IBM’s big data and analytics capabilities to iPhone® and iPad®. Crucial for Developers […]

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Internet of Things – Monday Coffee Break Video!

July 14, 2014

The internet of things is growing in importance, especially in a set of industries! Today’s Coffee Break focuses on the Internet of things!Filed under: IBM, IoT, Marketing 2.0, Social Business, social marketing, social media Tagged: IBM, IoT, socbiz, social business

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Bluemix Girls Night out! Diversity improves performance and increases innovation

July 11, 2014

Organizations that are the most inclusive of women in top management achieve 35% higher return on equity (ROE) and 34% better total return to shareholders versus their peers – and research shows gender diversity to be particularly valuable where innovation is key, according to research conducted by Illuminate Ventures. Despite women making up more than […]

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2014: Year of the Entrepreneur

July 10, 2014

Have you noticed the new energy around Entrepreneurship? For instance, Shark Tank is one of the most popular family shows.  Families are teaching their kids about the potential and the feasibility of changing the world. We now have Restaurant Start-up and even Walmart is running a “entrepreneur” event to gather new products for its US […]

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Announcing our newest BlueMix Garage: The Israel ALPHAZONE!

July 9, 2014

  Are you ready to accelerate your startup? Click here to access the IBM Alpha Zone: A Bluemix Garage! Have questions? Check out our FAQ here! Didn’t register for this semester? Click here to apply (Second semester registration starts October 2014). Filed under: bluemix, bluemix garage, cloud, entrepreneur, gep, IBM Tagged: bluemix, bluemix garage, cloud, […]

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SmartCamp Entrepreneur Winners in France, Italy, and Africa!

July 8, 2014

We have more exciting news coming from SmartCamps in Africa and Europe! Last week, we had SmartCamps in Milan, Lille and Nairobi. And at each location, the local entrepreneurial ecosystem was engaged and participated! Congratulations to Social Bullgard (Italy), Seclud-IT (France) and Digital Vision East Africa (Nairobi)! Social Bullgard gathers and structures social media content […]

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Sheryl Root, Entrepreneur Goddess and Director at Carnegie Mellon Dishes on Innovation

July 7, 2014

Filed under: entrepreneur, gep, Marketing 2.0, social marketing, social media, startup Tagged: entrepreneur, GEP, global entrepreneur program, IBM, social business, social networking, startup

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