Weekend Update – Jan08

Happy Branding 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: Top 50 WordPress Plugins for 2011 to Zoom […]

4 Marketing Predictions for Schools in 2011

The last two years have been challenging with regard to enrollment at independent schools for many different reasons. As a result, people responsible for marketing at these schools have needed to evaluate all of their efforts. While the economy continues to show signs of improvement, which will not doubt help our marketing efforts, 2011 will […]

New Year’s Resolutions

Recently, while visiting with some neighbors who work out at a local health club, they complained about increased club usage with all the people trying to get fit as part of their New Year’s Resolutions. One neighbor brought it home for me though when she said, “They’ll only last to March.” With the hope that […]

What I Learned About Social Media Playing Knee Hockey

I enjoyed a wonderfully simple and relaxed Christmas this year with my family which gave me time to play with my son. And play we did! We didn’t play video games or use electronics – we played knee hockey. It was after our third game that I realized there was a connection between knee hockey […]

Weekend Update – Dec25

Happy Social Media Christmas! 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: 5 Free Annotation and Collaboration Tools for […]

Are Schools Ready For Content Marketing?

I’ve been thinking a lot lately about content marketing for schools after I was recently honored to be included in the Alltop Content Marketing News page. I believe in the power of social media for schools especially as it relates to helping a school refine, or define, their brand but was troubled after listening to […]

3 Reasons Why iLove Boxcar

Holiday Break is here and with break comes spending time with family and friends. While I’ve written in the past about being “hyper-connected, sometimes to a fault,” my ultimate goal during break is to unplug for a while and find a balance between being connected on social media and spending time with my family. While […]