Here at Teach the 4 Ps we are always looking for good B2B stories — and they can be hard to find. We have reported before on B2B and social media — but admittedly not too often. Yet there is growing evidence that B2B marketers are big users of social media. This post at the Hubspot Blog, “9 Common and Costly B2B Social Media Marketing Mistakes” (January 17, 2012) provides some guidelines you might want to offers your students. Hubspot is part of Inbound Marketing, a consulting firm that has impressed me with their book of the same name and from a talk I saw by Brian Halligan. I highly recommend the book.
You might find this article useful when you discuss marketing strategy, B2B, or social media in promotion.