Business Insights And Technology Tips For Small And Midsized Enterprises (SMEs)

Digital Ad Spending Expected To Grow 18%

“Global measured digital media spend, previously expected to grow 16 percent in 2012, will actually increase 18 percent, representing a 20 percent share of total advertising spend. In 2013, analysts from GroupM expect an additional 16 percent increase in digital spend, according to the global media investment operation’s revised ad spending forecast in their biannual “This Year, Next Year” report.”

See: – Global Digital Media Spend

For digital media strategies please call the Tampa, FL corporate office of Cornerstone Consulting at 813-321-1300.

How To Budget For Social Media

“Businesses have limited resources, and while social media tools are free, some tools “” and the people who run them “” come with a price tag. How is a company to divvy up its resources? Mashable spoke with several businesses, from startups to agencies, that have seen success with social; here, they outline their tips for success.”                                                                                    

See: – Social Media Budget

For social media advice and strategies please call the Tampa, FL corporate office of Cornerstone Consulting at 813-321-1300. 


New Twitter Tool For Exporting Users’ Tweet History

“Twitter is developing a new tool that will let users export their whole tweet history — everything from smart observations to those embarrassing tweets that people may not want to remember.

‘We’re working on a tool to let users export all of their tweets,’ Twitter CEO Dick Costolo said in a meeting with The New York Times yesterday. ‘You’ll be able to download a file of them.'”

See: – Twitter Tool To Export Users’ Tweet History

For business consulting, digital and social marketing strategies please call the Tampa, FL corporate office of Cornerstone Consulting at 813-321-1300.


Congratulations To SAP!

As Cornerstone Consulting is a SAP Partner, we are happy to share the wonderful news about the software company’s outstanding achievement. In the second quarter, SAP exceeded one billion in software revenue. All regions posted double-digit software revenue increases.

See: – Exceeding One Billion In Software Revenue

For SAP Business One software, tech support services and “best run” strategies please call the Tampa corporate office of Cornerstone Consulting at 813-321-1300.


Good News For The State Of Florida

In a recent study, Tampa ranked 20th in the “Best City” category (a). Florida was ranked the 2nd “Best State” in the “Best States for Business” category (b) .   

See (a): CareerBliss’ annual list of Happiest and Unhappiest Cities for Work    

See (b): – Best and Worst States for Business 

For savvy business strategies please call the Tampa, FL corporate office of Cornerstone Consulting at 813-321-1300. 


About Cornerstone Consulting, Inc.

Based in Tampa, FL, Cornerstone Consulting, Inc. is a business consulting and information technology (IT) company. Not only is Cornerstone an award-winning value added reseller (VAR) of business software, our highly-skilled team specializes in cutting-edge solutions and tech support for:

  • SAP Business One ERP
  • E-commerce
  • M-commerce
  • Mobile Apps
  • Analytics
  • Internet
  • Databases
  • Cloud Computing
  • Custom Programming
  • Website Design, Development and Hosting

Cornerstone provides products and services which support all areas of a small or medium sized business, such as: financial accounting, operations, customer relationship management, sales, inventory control-tracking-management, warehouse management, e-commerce, and more. We specialize in integrating and automating business processes for companies within the Manufacturing, Wholesale Distribution, Pharmaceutical, Nutraceutical, and Online Retail Industries.   

For answers to questions about this newsletter or for help in making your business run better than ever before, Eleanor Mullaney can be reached directly by calling (727) 421-7314. Or, please feel free to call Eleanor at Cornerstone’s Tampa corporate office (813) 321-1300 xt. 2783.