Overwhelmed by Multiple Social Media Streams? Time to 'Summify'

By Alan Glazier, OD, FAAO
Thursday, December 22, 2011 10:00 AM ROCKVILLE, Md.—According to Mark Zuckerberg, founder of Facebook, social sharing grows exponentially as time goes on; users share twice as much today as they did one year ago. A year from now that figure will double, and so forth. The amount of information shared in more than one stream is overwhelming, so how can you manage to stay on top of the information that is important to you when it is streaming at you from so many different directions?

Social Media and Your Eyecare Business

By Alan Glazier, OD
Monday, February 14, 2011 9:00 AM As social media begins to take hold, it is transforming digital communications in both the health and vision arenas.

Filling Those Empty Appointment Spots Via the New Schedgehog.com

By Alan Glazier, OD, FAAO
Wednesday, December 15, 2010 12:11 PM ROCKVILLE, Md.—One of the primary revenue drains in any practice is vacant appointment times. According to the Medical Group Management Association, physicians with busy practices lose 12 percent of available appointment times daily, due to patients that don't show up, who reschedule a few hours ahead or cancel at the last minute.

Creating Your Own Internal Practice Social Network With Yammer.com

By Alan Glazier, OD, FAAO
Wednesday, November 03, 2010 1:42 PM ROCKVILLE, Md.—There are new tools that are changing the way companies communicate internally, referred to as “Enterprise Social Networks.”

Learning Basics of Search Engine Optimization for Your Postings, Website

By Alan Glazier, OD, FAAO
Wednesday, August 11, 2010 10:58 AM NEW YORK—Search engine optimization is a term used to describe methods used to help your website achieve a higher position in searches for keywords or key phrases that people use to find the services or products
you offer.