2014 Governors Race – Republicans – Technology Scorecard

In this post I will look at the Maryland Republican candidates running for Governor in 2014. I will examine each by looking at their technology outreach to potential voters. The candidates: To see the list of candidates that have "Officially filed" click here David Craig: (Officially filed) - http://www.davidcraig.com/home.php - Lists Facebook and Twitter social media accounts. Ron George: (Not officially filed) - http://www.voterongeorge.com/ - Lists Facebook,...

2014 Governors Race – Democrats – Technology Scorecard

 In this post I will look at the Maryland Democrat candidates running for Governor in 2014. I will examine each by looking at their technology outreach to potential voters. The candidates: To see the list of candidates that have "Officially filed" click here Anthony Brown: (Officially filed) - http://anthonybrown.com/ - Lists Facebook, Twitter, YouTube and Flickr social media accounts. Douglas Gansler: (Not officially filed)...

What technology does your workforce want?

  In 2013, a Maryland organization offered their employees the ability to acquire specific personal technology through the organizations Technology Employee Purchase Program (TEPP). This program offered interest free cash advances (up to $1200) for the purchase of technology with the funds to be paid back from payroll deductions over 6, 12 or 24 months. The types of technology...

Social Media Expansion

 I recently expanded the ScottE Software social media outreach by adding an Instagram account. I am not completely sure that a technology company will have the content appropriate for Instagram, but figured it could not hurt. Here is our full list of social media platforms: Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ScottEsoftware Twitter: https://twitter.com/scottesoftware LinkedIn: http://www.linkedin.com/company/scotte-software-development Google+: https://plus.google.com/b/111872595690240500926/+Scottesoftware/posts Pinterest: http://www.pinterest.com/scottesoftware/ and now on Instagram: http://www.instagram.com/scottesoftware I expect further expansion onto other platforms sometime in the future. Scott E

Social Media Mistakes By Political Candidates – Part 4 – Hashtags and Posting Times

 In part 4 of this blog series, I will discuss the mistake candidates make by not utilizing hashtags in posts and the mistake of posting updates at non-optimal hours. Hashtags - The # symbol, called a hashtag, is used to mark keywords or topics in a Tweet. It was created organically by Twitter users as a way to categorize messages. There...

Social Media Mistakes By Political Candidates – Part 3 – Linking Facebook to Twitter

 In part 3 of this blog series, I will discuss the mistake candidates make by linking their Facebook accounts to Twitter. (* Note – As in the previous posts, I will show examples in this four part series to provide context to the topics. I do not do this to embarrass any candidate or to show allegiance to any particular...

Social Media Mistakes By Political Candidates – Part 2 – Updates

 In part 2 of this series I want to discuss the mistakes candidates make when updating their social media accounts. For this discussion I will focus on Twitter updates, but know that this goes for all social media accounts. (* Note – As in Part 1, I will show examples in this four part series to provide context to the...

Social Media Mistakes By Political Candidates – Part 1 – Outreach

In this four part series, I will look at the various mistakes made by numerous political candidates running for office. Topics I will look at will include outreach, updates, Facebook links to Twitter and posting times & hashtags. This year there are many candidates running for political office in Maryland. The fact that they flocked to the various social media...

Atlantic Distribution Group LLC

Since 1993, Atlantic Distribution Group, LLC has been a quality conscious service and solution provider to military and government facilities, sub-contractors, OEMs, and CEMs world wide. ADG is located in Howard County Maryland and offer the following services and solutions: _ Supply Chain Management-BOM Management, Sourcing, Kitting, Inventory Solutions _ Engineering Services- Electronic and Mechanical Design, Second Sourcing _ Electronic Assembly- Prototype thru Turnkey _...

A New Beginning in 2014

I hope everyone had an excellent holiday season and a wonderful beginning to the new year. I thought I would start 2014 off by creating a blog posting for interests of ScottE Software. While most of these will be technology related, I will also mention sports, politics and a variety of other topics of interest specifically related to life in...