GDP took a tumble, the Fed keeps pumping and will Beyonce lip sync again? These are a few of the things that caught this small business owner’s attention on Twitter last week.

@smoothsale 
Review UR website, printed collateral and verbal messaging for consistency - customer service & future biz depend upon it!

@ToSellTraining
#trainers recent research shows having video on your home page of your blog/website increases exponentially chance of great google rankings

@cllord
55% of firms surveyed in 2012 use #socbiz to improve learning effectiveness; will reach 73% within 2 years IBM IBV

@ebertchicago
This damned internet. I've become a fan of cat films.

@RaccoonPun
Why did the scarecrow get a promotion? Because he was outstanding in his field.

@GordonRussell1
OK, I feel a little dirty after going to that redonkulous #superbowl media party. It was like a money bonfire.

@rcyr19
Today I woke up and realized I have as many Tour de France wins as Lance Armstrong.

@SirBelvedere
Best joke ever: "Apparently there is some football game at the #Beyonce concert next week"

@JasonFarrJokes

I'm not a small businessman, I'm a small business, man!

@LizMartinezG

Nothing makes me happier than giving people chocolate. I think I've chosen the wrong career.

@rickjnewman

Who knew. Today is the 5th annual Data Privacy Day. (Maybe it was a secret.)

@DannyZuker

I was stressing about putting my 3 kids through college but then I watched them attempt the word scramble on a kids menu.

‏@aparnapkin

time to 'fess up: i’ve been lip syncing in the shower

‏@oliviaroney

Forever rushed, always on time but often stressed. Yep. This sums me up quite well. 

@fredthompson

Poll: 72% of small business owners say they're suffering under govt regs. Other 28% too busy filling out govt paperwork to respond.

 

@Cluffty

Leveraging Social Media Marketing is simply plain shrewd if you're a small business on a limited budget

 

@colligan

If you don't know why you're doing it, the how is kind of silly.

@jowyang
Outstanding. #CMAD is now trending topic in United States, Finland, France. Community Managers are the most powerful group online.

@justinwolfers:
Underneath the bad GDP report, we see solid growth in consumption and investment. Actually, it looks like private spending was humming along


@armano

Only a matter of time before print editions lose prestige. Everyone has their noses buried in mobile or tablets. Mobile is the new print.

@edbott
First they insult you, then they whine about you, then they block you, then you win. (Apologies to Gandhi.)

@charlesarthur
These rumours about a 128GB iPad aren’t dispelled in the least by this Apple PR announcement saying it’s offering precisely that.

@colligan
The computer does the work for you and not vice versa. The second option is the stuff of bad distopian sci-fi.

@jasonkeath
Facebook is down. I wonder if anyone is tweeting about it.

@colligan
Two kinds of people, those who want to pay you money and those who don't. Focus on those who do.

@edbott
Acer bought Gateway, Packard-Bell, and eMachines. Just think about that for a minute or two.

@cGeorgeandCo
Having the ability to change with the times will help your #business be much more successful.

@ValaAfshar
Social business transformation success factors (order matters) is: culture, people, process and lastly tech. 

@joebrusuelas
Most Americans appear to have been surprised by reduced after tax income due to resetting of payroll tax. Will impact spending and growth.$$

@Leadershipfreak
“Just please yourself,” may be an excuse for lazy, self-indulgence. But, unchecked people-pleasing destroys people.

@smoothsale
Stagnation puts you out of business; subscribe to a program at least once per year to advance quickly

@Ed
The Fed says the "unexpected" negative Q4 is an anomaly and we're on track - SO therefore they're pushing stimulus. Hello?

@dmscott
To succeed, modern PR Agencies must advise on content creation, not just act as media pimps.

@joshuatopolsky
Who here thinks the BlackBerry Q10 (with the real keyboard) should have been the first new phone?

@BrianReganComic
Maybe I'm not like other humans, but in no way do I feel honored to watch Superbowl commercials ahead of time.

@donni
In response to Blackberry's rebranding, Microsoft plans to rename itself Zune.

@Fact
In 1939, The New York Times predicted that TV would fail because people wouldn't have time to stare at a screen.

@TedStryker
My prediction for the Super Bowl? Lip Syncing.