It's a Social Media World

A Discussion on Digital Media & Communication Trends

Is Social Media Creating A New Category of Communication? YES!

There are many forms of relational communication: interpersonal, romantic, friendship…. However, as social media tools evolve they are creating a new form of relational communication because they increase our ability … Continue reading

June 27, 2011 · 4 Comments

Climbing the Literal Mountain – Why Even in Business it is About the Journey

William D. Brown said, “Failure is an event, never a person.” Soichiro Honda said, “Success is 99% failure.” What poignant statements. I contemplated these two quotes as my husband and … Continue reading

June 21, 2011 · 3 Comments

The Endangered Web – The Rise & Possible Demise of the Common Voice

Some of you may have heard of @baskers. She is a public civil servant in Scotland who was brutally attacked in the media because she happened to personally use Twitter. … Continue reading

June 16, 2011 · 4 Comments

Poll: Are You Tired of Connecting?

As a marketer and communicator, I believe that you should always work to connect with your customer and community. At times, however, I wonder how this makes consumers feel. Is … Continue reading

June 9, 2011 · Leave a comment

Social Media Recruiting to the Rescue

Sometimes you need creativity to circumvent red tape…. I know I am not the only one that has been in a situation where the red tape of bureaucracy caused problems. … Continue reading

May 27, 2011 · Leave a comment

Can Creativity or Innovation be Dangerous? – The Viral Video Phenomenon

Comedians make fun of it. Media and other television shows report on it. The idea of viral web videos has taken creativity and innovation to a completely different level. People … Continue reading

May 25, 2011 · 7 Comments

Social Media Mishaps – Part of the Territory or Avoidable Offense?

It is a SOCIAL … media world isn’t it. As the novelty of social media increases, more and more novice organizations are signing up to kick themselves. In yesterday’s news … Continue reading

May 20, 2011 · 15 Comments