Reel Time Podcast Episode #013

Nov 30, 2012, 8:45 PM

Welcome Back to Reel Time! This week, Jim and Eric wish a Happy Birthday to baby Hashtag, discuss the "Facebook Privacy Notice", and Giving Tuesday! Tweet @reeltimefishbat and join the conversation!

Internet TV: A New Medium of Entertainment

Nov 29, 2012, 8:55 PM

​Recently, I tried starting a show called Arrow, a new drama on The CW based on DC Comic’s character, Green Arrow. When I said tried, I meant it. I learned, an hour prior to the premiere of course, that The CW is not aired through my cable provider here…

Too Much Social Media For Social Media

Nov 28, 2012, 8:03 PM

I’ll be the first to admit I have an unhealthy addiction to all things social media. I tweet multiple times a day, comment on most status updates on Facebook and have a daily queue set up on Tumblr. I’m in the best mood when I gain points on Klout, but cry…

Locating Fellow Travelers

Nov 27, 2012, 8:37 PM

​Making friends while traveling for business can be pretty difficult. I remember a trip I took to Costa Rica with some colleagues and there were these really nice people from New Hampshire that we befriended. Needless to say, two years later and we lost…

Tweet-Mail: How Twitter’s New Messaging Option Can Gain More Followers

Nov 26, 2012, 8:26 PM

​Twitter has some new digs! Twitter now has the option to email non-Twitter users to share out your tweets. Now your 140 characters can reach more than just your following flock of Twitter handles!

Reel Time Podcast Episode #012

Nov 26, 2012, 8:15 PM

Welcome Back to Reel Time! This week, Amanda and Jim talk Black Friday, Wal-Mart's Top 20, and Apple's Flexible Phone! Tweet @reeltimefishbat and join the conversation!

How Social Media Can Help You Floss Regularly

Nov 25, 2012, 8:32 PM

​I know I should be flossing daily. The dentist is counting on me to follow this seemingly simple direction. Yet, I don’t do it. (Don’t tell!) Habits are hard to start and even harder to keep. Remember all those New Year’s resolutions? Sigh... Instead of…

Social Media: Then and Now

Nov 24, 2012, 8:35 PM

​Are you like me, over 50 and still learning the benefits of social media? Are you afraid you are making grave mistakes when you hit the SEND button? Knowing how to use social media effectively without making mistakes can make or break the future of your…

Social Media Food Fight! Social Media Topics to Throw Around the Table

Nov 22, 2012, 8:45 PM

​Turkey day is upon us and like most family functions there is more than just pumpkin pie and vegetarian stuffing for this overrated holiday. Like any holiday, family fights are served at the holiday dinner table as much as the cranberry sauce. Whether it…

Is Text Message Marketing EVER a Good Idea?

Nov 21, 2012, 9:01 PM

​Today I came across a press release that suggested that a doctor trying to reach their patients should avoid all other forms of marketing and should instead embrace text message marketing. The release rightly lists the failures of direct mail and…