7 Tips For A Meaningful Online Marketing Internship

May 16, 2016, 4:30 PM

​You did it! You scored an internship with an awesome online marketing company. Your future is blossoming before your very eyes. The time to push outside of your academic comfort zone has arrived. Now it’s time to get some real-world work experience.

Facebook: The New LinkedIn?

Sep 11, 2013, 2:08 PM

​Facebook, the king of tweaking and updating features on the fly, made a small, but significant change to user profiles last week. Now, users are able to add and tag professional skills to the “Work and Education” section of their Facebook Timeline, no…

The Importance of a High Quality Social Media Presence

Sep 6, 2013, 4:25 PM

​According to a recent study from Growing Social Media, Facebook now has 1.1 billion monthly users, Twitter has 288 million, Google has 359 million users and LinkedIn has 200 million monthly users. These numbers are expected to rise. With these statistics…

How College Students Can Benefit from LinkedIn

Aug 30, 2013, 2:00 PM

​LinkedIn is a social network for work professionals that connect millions of people worldwide. Members connect to find jobs and to stay updated on work-related content. LinkedIn lowered the age requirement to 18 years old last September, giving high…

Why ‘Game Of Thrones’ Characters Should Have Used Social Media

Jun 14, 2013, 2:00 PM

​Twitter and Facebook exploded this past Sunday night with tweets and statuses surrounding the shocking ending of this week’s episode of Game of Thrones. I missed the episode and watched it a day later, so I cut myself off from the social media world to…

5 Ways Social Media Makes You Part of the Cicada Swarm

May 29, 2013, 9:23 PM

​Some parts of the east coast are already experiencing the highly anticipated emergence of cicadas. There reception to these buggers has been decidedly mixed. Some see the mass numbers of cicadas as gross and their presence is little more than a noisy…

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…