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A Discussion on Digital Media & Communication Trends

In Crisis Follow Condoleezza Rice’s Advice; Be Firm

October 25, 2011 Condoleezza Rice, former Secretary of State, spoke at Bluementhal Performing Arts Center in Charlotte, NC as part of Queens University’s Leadership Series. She describes, quite eloquently, a … Continue reading

October 31, 2011 · Leave a comment

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

Future Focus = Future Failure

In a book I recently read called Peace Is Every Step, by Thich Nhat Hanh, the author requests that you “come to the present moment and find peace and joy.” … Continue reading

June 15, 2011 · 6 Comments

How To Fire Up Your Personal Idea Engine

In Jack Foster’s How to Get Ideas, Foster discuss the thought that ideas do not just happen to ‘idea people.’ Ideas happen to people when they are open to the … Continue reading

June 13, 2011 · 6 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

Fun is Key to Preventing Creative Fatigue

In a creative field it is difficult to always be on the spot. However, this is an often felt, little discussed, reality of marketing departments and agencies. When given the … Continue reading

June 8, 2011 · 11 Comments

Bored to Tears; Repurposing Content Gone Too Far

Lately, I have seen a trend in online content. It is constantly being reused. Websites I use to enjoy are starting to bore me to tears. Even Mashable.com has reporters … Continue reading

February 22, 2011 · Leave a comment