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Covering the ongoing evolution of curation & beyond; the impact & innovation
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Content Curation: Why Detecting Emerging Patterns Is Crucial?

Content Curation: Why Detecting Emerging Patterns Is Crucial? | Curation, Social Business and Beyond |

Romain Goday, wrote this piece for Darwin Ecosystems I've had some great discussions with Romain and he truly understands what it takes to be a relevant curator.

He lists the top reasons why content curators need to pay attention to them.

We all know the service Content Curators provide in cutting through the noise on the Web, and new tools that are coming out will enable more and more people to become curators.

This is what caught my attention:

** Successful Curators will need the tools that enable them to latch onto new trends in their area of expertise. 

Those who are able to discern patterns and report on them in a timely manner will

***Link together pieces of the information puzzle so that others may see what had previously been missed

***Provide insights on the significance of events

***Demonstrate how those events evolve

***The emergence of patterns is a sign that something is happening

***The ability to understand and Curate new patterns and generate buzz around them, is what stands Expert Curators above the growing crowd

Romain's own takeaway is that Patterns should be the starting point for Curation.

Curated by Jan Gordon covering "Content Curation, Social Media and Beyond"

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A Look Back (And Ahead) At Social Media's Impact

A Look Back (And Ahead) At Social Media's Impact | Curation, Social Business and Beyond |

Great piece written by one of our digital leaders, Toby Daniels. He is the CEO of Crowdcxentric & founder of Social Media Week which has been taking place all week in Los Angeles, tomorrow is the last day.

Here's what caught my attention:

So, what’s next?

We’re currently witnessing a global shift in how we connect and communicate. At a macro level the major pillars of our societies – economies, governments, industries – are all experiencing mass disruption because of social media. And out of this mass disruption has emerged a new generation of digital leaders who, I believe, are helping to build a new network of human intelligence on a global scale.

This new network will function as the infrastructure on which everything will be built in the future – and Social Media Week’s goal is to understand how it’s evolving, what the emerging trends are, and how this will impact people, commerce and society on a global scale.

This applies to companies across all verticals. In 2011, we're going to see businesses that have social media fully integrated into their business models begin to take a much bigger stake of their respective markets.

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