What buzzwords will have workers buzzing in 2013? Only time will tell, but to help, BusinessNewsDaily interviewed small business owners, PR people, entrepreneurs and others to give workers a heads up on which buzzwords they may see in the coming year. Advertainment — “Advertising is no longer about interrupting what people are interested in, it’s about being what people are interested in.” Phablets — A mixture of a smartphone and tablet. Growth hacker — “A role that replaces traditional marketing roles in fast-growing businesses.” Social learning — “An individual’s learning a skill through observation, without necessarily changing their behaviors or on-the-job performance. Alphanista — “Successful women in powerful positions having it all.” Acqui-hire — “A blend of acquired and hired.”
2013 Buzzwords: What Are We Going to Get Sick of Hearing?
Author: Shelly Palmer
Shelly Palmer is Fox 5 New York's On-air Tech Expert (WNYW-TV) and the host of Fox Television's monthly show Shelly Palmer Digital Living. He also hosts United Stations Radio Network's, Shelly Palmer Digital Living Daily, a daily syndicated radio report that features insightful commentary and a unique insiders take on the biggest stories in technology, media, and entertainment. He is Managing Director of Advanced Media Ventures Group, LLC an industry-leading advisory and business development firm and a member of the Executive Committee of the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences (the organization that bestows the coveted Emmy® Awards).