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A Change of Direction

January 11th, 2010 · 23 Comments

It’s time to embrace my change of focus instead of trying to fight or work around it. I’m opening my scope to include lots of other things – some of which I’ve mentioned above. I’m not going “full on mommyblogger” (at least, I don’t think I am) but this blog may certainly start to skew in that direction, and also to include more personal content than it has in the past.

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Tags: Blogging · Motherhood · social media

Social Media for Social Good

May 19th, 2009 · 11 Comments

Using social media to benefit nonprofits, raise funds and impact change.

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Tags: Blogging · Networking · Ohio · PR · social media

What’s a birthday without cupcakes?

May 10th, 2009 · 19 Comments

Celebrating my one year blogaversary with some link love and a gift for you, my readers.

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Tags: Blogging · social media · Travel

Personal branding through social media

April 14th, 2009 · 6 Comments

Tips on managing your personal brand through social media – more important than ever in these economic times.

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Tags: Blogging · Networking · social media

Twitter guide to hot hashtags

March 27th, 2009 · 5 Comments

Here’s my guide to popular Twitter hashtags and how best to follow along with the conversation.

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Tags: Blogging · Friday Five · PR · social media

Top five social media rivalries

March 20th, 2009 · 6 Comments

Five top rivalries and showdowns in the world of social media this week.

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Tags: Blogging · Friday Five · PR · social media

Top Columbus Social Media Events

March 13th, 2009 · 10 Comments

Why leave Columbus? Check out this list of the top five social media events coming our way this spring and summer.

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Tags: Blogging · Friday Five · Networking · Ohio · PR · social media

My quest: winning a ticket to OMBC

March 12th, 2009 · 2 Comments

Why I would love to win a free ticket to Online Media Boot Camp!

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Tags: Blogging · PR · social media · Travel

Social Media Conference Wishlist

March 6th, 2009 · 6 Comments

Here’s my ultimate wish list of social media conferences for communicators this year. I’ve detailed the costs, key speakers and location for each so that you can make smart decisions in these tough economic times.

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Tags: Blogging · Friday Five · PR · social media

Friday Five: Visual Monitoring Edition

February 27th, 2009 · 11 Comments

Each Friday I bring you five finds from the world of web 2.0, whether cool sites or links or happenings. This week I’m focusing on tools and toys I call “visual monitoring” devices. These aren’t necessarily useful for longterm social media monitoring or tracking over time, but they are great for showing what’s happening right [...]

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Tags: Blogging · Friday Five · social media