Weekend Update – Feb26

Happy Social Media Saturday! Listed below are links to interesting things I found on the web this week: cool tools, great blog articles, memorable Tweets – anything that stuck out to me and I think is worth sharing. I encourage you to check them out for yourself. Blog Post: The Jersey Shore Guide to Irresistible Personal […]

Social Media 101 – Video Book Review

I recently completed a book called, Social Media 101: Tactics and Tips to Develop Your Business Online, by Chris Brogan. As you begin, or continue, your journey with social media for your school I hope you’ll check out this book for help and guidance. Here’s the video review: Book Review: Trust Agents Chris Brogan Blog […]

Weekend Update – Feb19

Happy Social Media Saturday! Listed below are links to interesting things I found on the web this week: cool tools, great blog articles, memorable Tweets – anything that stuck out to me and I think is worth sharing. I encourage you to check them out for yourself. Blog Post: TED Launches Quora-like Social Platform – TED, the […]

4 Advanced Tools To Help You Extend Twitter

Now that you’ve started using Twitter for your school, and for yourself, you’ll begin to notice that there are limitations with the Twitter web interface. After tweeting over 7,600 times, I’ve discovered 4 tools that have become part of my Twitter arsenal to help me search, archive, chat, and journal Twitter. 1.Twitter Chat I’ve increasingly […]

HOWTO: Start Using Twitter For Your School

How can 190 million people be wrong? According to Wikipedia, Twitter‘s membership growth is staggering as well as it’s usage – Twitter generates 65 million tweets a day and handles over 800,000 search queries a day. If your school doesn’t have a presence on Twitter, they should, and I’d like to offer a blueprint on how to […]

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Weekend Update – Feb12

Happy Social Media Saturday! Listed below are links to interesting things I found on the web this week: cool tools, great blog articles, memorable Tweets – anything that stuck out to me and I think is worth sharing. I encourage you to check them out for yourself. Blog Post: The Art of Social Listening: 7 Tools […]

6 Social Media Lessons From Harry Potter

One of the ways I unplug from technology is by spending time reading the Harry Potter books to my son before he goes to bed. We are currently reading Harry Potter And The Order Of The Phoenix and I couldn’t help but learn these 6 social media lessons from Harry Potter. 1. Find Your Ron and […]

6 Tools To Help Me Get Things Done

I’ve been inspired to share the 6 tools that help me get things done after reading a recent post by William Stites (@wstites) titled, “Zero Inbox: Keeping Yourself Organized And Sane.” As Bill mentioned, I’m a disciple of the Getting Things Done (GTD) method and have been using it for a couple of years now. […]

Weekend Update – Feb05

Happy Pre-Super Bowl Saturday! Listed below are links to interesting things I found on the web this week: cool tools, great blog articles, memorable Tweets – anything that stuck out to me and I think is worth sharing. I encourage you to check them out for yourself. Blog Post: Use Google Reading Level to Improve Your […]