Communicating, Inspiring, Discovering, Connecting – How are you using Social Media Platforms?

Thank you to Robin Carey and the team at Social Media Today for today’s webinar, “Allocating Resources Across The Marketing Mix: Where to Spend Socially.”  Don Bulmer at Shell and Monica Peterson at Toyota made compelling cases for how social media is changing as part of the media mix.  My favorite slide was Ms Peterson’s clear, concise summary of the the roles social …

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Everyone Loves Summer Camp

Camps have always been a good place to take a break from your day-to-day commitments to explore something new and make new friends. Leave it to Google to sponsor a camp on steroids in Sicily with elite guests from the finance and tech world to have, as William Alden describes in today’s New York Times, “high-minded discussions of global issues.” He …

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Just Google It!

It’s the first week of my latest MOOC from Coursera Understanding Media by Understanding Google taught by Owen R. Youngman of Northwestern University.  As a 6 week course the content necessarily moves quickly but it doesn’t feel like a typical class at all because the topics are so relevant to my everyday projects. Enrollment is still open but if you can’t get …

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