Category Archives: startup companies

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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REMINDER: Social Media Weekend is 2 days away!

If you live in or near New York City, you should come to Social Media Weekend at Columbia’s Journalism School this weekend. There’s still time to register! I wrote a bit about this event in this blog post, but allow … Continue reading

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The new Foursquare 3: enhanced and amusing

Foursquare 3.0 has just come out with a whole new look, and some appealing new features that have me intrigued. For those who don’t know, Foursquare is a location-based application that you can access online or on your preferred mobile … 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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Will your business’ romance with social media become a full-blown relationship? This Social Media Week panel says yes!

Social Media Week kicked off Monday, and I was pleased to be invited to attend an evening panel entitled Mobile Meets Social: Seamlessly Converting “Check-ins” to Check-Outs, Hosted by Taylor. The panel featured Rachel Cohn, Global Customer Marketing Strategist at … 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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