Beyrouth, Liban. American University of Science and Technology. Mars 2011. La semaine dernière, j'ai prononcé un discours pour plusieurs dizaines d'étudiants en informatique sur l'impact des médias sociaux sur la stratégie marketing. Comme un morceau de matériel bonus, j'ai également fourni 7 carrière renforcer conseils de cette session. S'il vous plaît télécharger la présentation des ressources gratuites pour les étudiants ci-dessous (merci à mon collègue, Sekna Khanafer, pour mettre ca ensemble)
Beirut, Lebanon. American University of Science and Technology. March 2011. Last week I gave a talk for several dozen marketing and computer science students on the impact of social media on marketing strategy. As a piece of bonus material, I also provided 7 career enhancing tips in this session. Please download the presentation, and review some free resources for students below (thanks to my colleague, Sekna Khanafer, for putting these together).
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Yalla Apps is the new Windows Phone 7 developer portal for the Middle East and Africa region. You can start right away by unlocking WP7 phones for testing and then submit your applications to Windows Phone Marketplace. Now you have the opportunity to actually earn money from the apps that you develop and registration is free for students!
Contests and Competitions
Dev Unplugged - IE9 Developer Contest invites web developers to submit amazing web applications and games using HTML5 – a world without plug-ins! There will be a total of 9 featured prizes and 9 honorable mentions.
Grand Prize winner is featured on the front page of the Beauty of the Web, receives $9,000 USD and a fully-loaded VIP package to MIX 2011 in Las Vegas.
The MEA Windows Phone 7 Challenge is a special opportunity for students to design and develop applications compatible on Windows Phone 7. Students are required to submit applications to compete. Prizes include a trip to Microsoft headquarters in Redmond, netbooks, notebooks and more! There is a competition held every two months, with the last round ending May 31, 2011.