A Few Random Posts

Coming Out: Admitting That You Don’t Know Twitter

Coming Out: Admitting That You Don’t Know Twitter

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Everyone around you is using it, understanding it, and enjoying it. They giggle and say words like hashtag and tweet and all you hear is blah blah blah. So you look at the tweet and all you see is @someone#ImSoConfused#WhatIsThisEvenFor. It’s Twitter this, and Twitter that and you have no idea what everyone is talking … Continued

Practice Makes Perfect

Practice Makes Perfect

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Good news– the several hours you think you are wasting a day on Facebook and Twitter may actually be paying off. This article states that time spent on social media can help prepare us to be more collaborative in the workplace. The nature of social media is based on information sharing & real-time updates, both important … Continued

Political Campaigns and Social Media

Political Campaigns and Social Media

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Everybody is using Social Media nowadays. You, me, our grandparents, the dog down the street, lab-rats, the works! Now even politicians are starting to use it! Here are a couple of reasons why Politicians have opened up their minds to Social Media outlets: Provides transparency and credibility Highly targeted and inexpensive ads Politicians can let the people … Continued