Category Archives: networking

Where’s the Bubble? Angels, Startups and Us

I stopped by Internet Week in New York City this week to attend a few panels that covered the current state of the technology market, startups and launching new products successfully. Here are a few things I learned: Are we … Continue reading

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A weekend full of social media? YES PLEASE!

What am I up to? Where have I been? I’ve been busily consulting on a number of projects recently, including the coordination of an upcoming event in NYC that you won’t want to miss. A team of social media professionals … Continue reading

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Social Media, Social Good

This past weekend, the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) and the Communications Consortium Media Center hosted a gathering of creative and eager social media executives, and motivated them toward the social good. I was honored to be one of the … Continue reading

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Which Twitter client is right for you?

There is a surfeit of Twitter clients out there – applications that you download onto your computer that collect and filter tweets for you. The idea of using a Twitter client is that you can peruse tweets by Twitter accounts … Continue reading

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Foursquare: geojournal meets revenue builder

Are you using Foursquare? If not, should you be? This question has been occurring to a lot of people and businesses recently, and you should start mulling it over, too, if you aren’t already. Sree Sreenivasan, professor and Dean of … Continue reading

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A burger joint tweets, and Wisconsin listens

Did you know that social media provides the perfect platform for customer service? In this article, Troy Janisch of socialmeteor.com outlines four tenets of customer service that AJ Bombers, a burger joint in Milwaukee, WI, has mastered completely via social … Continue reading

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Could you be an entrepreneur? Jeffrey Klein knows what it takes

If you’re the kind of person who doesn’t crave the stability of a nine-to-five job, and who would risk a lot for something you believe in, perhaps you are an entrepreneurial type. In a talk on starting media businesses that … Continue reading

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