What is Your Professional Social Stalking Protocol?

By: Guest | January 10, 2013 | 
Tweet Share Share +1 Pin EmailTotal Shares 160Today’s guest post is by Brad Marley.  Remember when we used to exchange business cards with somebody at a conference, hop on the plane to fly home, file the business card in the Rolodex, then forget about that person? Yeah. Neither do I. Thanks to this crazy digital world we live in, a name on a business card has [&hellip... Read More
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How Times Change: My Mom on Twitter?

By: Arment Dietrich | January 9, 2013 | 
Tweet Share Share +1 Pin EmailTotal Shares 105 Today’s guest post is by Allen Mireles. We went home to Vermont for the holidays this year. The morning after Christmas, some of the family sat around in my brother’s living room, chatting idly and sipping coffee. I looked at my mom, sitting across from me on the couch next to my brother, absorbed in reading something on [&hellip... Read More

Programmed Content Kills Community

By: Guest | January 8, 2013 | 
Tweet Share Share +1 Pin EmailTotal Shares 197Today’s guest post is by Kary Delaria. A few weeks ago I watched “Airplay: The Rise and Fall of Rock Radio.” The documentary on the history of rock radio was told from the perspective of radio deejays – the community managers of the airwaves. The best deejays of their time had such a clear understanding of their content and [&hellip... Read More
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The Three Things, Edition 14

By: Gini Dietrich | January 6, 2013 | 
Tweet Share Share +1 Pin EmailTotal Shares 66Happy New Year! Welcome back to The Three Things, the weekly update of three links, podcasts, videos, or books you can’t miss from Michael Schechter, Howie Goldfarb, and me! This is the 14th edition and you may notice I’ve added “books” to what you can expect here. You’ll see why when you get to my selection. For those of you new [&hellip... Read More
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Gin and Topics: Rap Songs, Royal Doctor, and Social Media

By: Gini Dietrich | January 4, 2013 | 
Tweet Share Share +1 Pin EmailTotal Shares 129Happy New Year! Did anyone else feel like this was the longest short week of their life? One of my goals this year is to work no more than 12 hours a day and I blew that on Wednesday, my first day back. But I managed only 12 hours yesterday. Baby steps! Hopefully your New Year’s resolutions are going [&hellip... Read More
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Blogging 101: Five Lessons to Take into the New Year

By: Yvette Pistorio | January 2, 2013 | 
Tweet Share Share +1 Pin EmailTotal Shares 254Today’s guest post is by Yvette Pistorio. When I was in journalism school I wanted to be Andy Andersen, the how-to girl in “How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days.” My plan was to move to New York City and work for Cosmo or one of the Condé  Nast publications. None of it happened. At the time, I [&hellip... Read More
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The 10 Most Popular Blog Posts of 2012

By: Gini Dietrich | December 26, 2012 | 
Tweet Share Share +1 Pin EmailTotal Shares 173Last summer, I spoke at the Vocus Users Conference, where I got to meet Valeria Maltoni, Steve Farnsworth, and Adam Singer in person for the first time. At the time, Adam was working for Lewis PR and we had a good time sharing agency stories (along with a crazy meal that Steve found on Yelp, which turned out to [&hellip... Read More
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The Three Things, Edition 13

By: Gini Dietrich | December 23, 2012 | 
Tweet Share Share +1 Pin EmailTotal Shares 62Welcome to the 13th edition of The Three Things by  Michael Schechter, Howie Goldfarb, and me! Two days until Christmas. How many of you will be at the mall tomorrow? Thankfully, I will not see you there. I am finished. Before I give you this week’s links, everyone wish a very happy birthday to my dad! Growing up, I thought [&hellip... Read More