Jenny Sussin

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The Spam Playground: Twitter, a Consumer’s Perspective

by Jenny Sussin  |  October 27, 2014  |  2 Comments

The irony of a research analyst responsible for covering business use of popular social media to connect with their consumers, posting a jaded consumer’s perspective is not lost on me. But over the last year, I’ve noticed that I have stopped tweeting as often or checking Twitter at all outside of major news events. And […]

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Social Media Metrics: 101

by Jenny Sussin  |  October 7, 2014  |  Comments Off

A wise woman once told me never to mistake activity for achievement and while I heard her, I never really understood her before I came to work for Gartner.   At Gartner, I have the opportunity to observe from afar, or in other cases from a bit too close, and recognize what is going right […]

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The Twitter DM Change and Its Impact on Social Customer Engagement

by Jenny Sussin  |  October 18, 2013  |  1 Comment

There have been a lot of news articles and a lot of blog posts about Twitter’s change to it’s direct messaging rules – gist is, you can set your Twitter profile to allow people to direct message (DM) you even if you don’t follow them. I’m not trying to repeat anything anyone has already said, […]

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A Run in Burger King’s Pantyhose

by Jenny Sussin  |  February 20, 2013  |  2 Comments

This morning I was talking to my colleague Gene Alvarez about embarrassing things that have happened in work environments. Stains on shirts, mismatching socks and as I explained to Gene, a run in my pantyhose. Men will never quite understand a run in the pantyhose. As women, we go through tens of pairs of pantyhose […]

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We are the 99%! – How Gartner Customer 360 Set and Reset My Brain

by Jenny Sussin  |  March 19, 2012  |  2 Comments

I feel like the title of “Lessons Learned” is so boring, don’t you? Instead I went “Occupy Wall Street” on you. For those who didn’t attend 360 this year, let me give you a quick recap of how days went: breakfast meeting, meeting, presentation, meeting, meeting, thinking you don’t have a meeting but you do […]

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