From the Blacktop to your Blackberry

From the Blacktop to your Blackberry

Not just for elementary school playgrounds anymore, Foursquare, a new online social network/gaming platform, is catching on like the common cold in a fifth grade classroom.  And this isn’t their first venture: just a few years ago, this same crew …

Free Speech vs. Libel: Who Wins?

Last week, the FTC (Federal Trade Commission) announced a new set of rules to govern bloggers with a connection to any company selling a product they are writing about. So, how far will the government go?  Right now, it’s unclear, …

Using Your Brain on Twitter by Twinking

Using Your Brain on Twitter by Twinking

The next evolution of has occurred this month as University of Wisconsin-Madison biomedical engineering doctoral student, Adam Wilson, posted a Twitter status update just by thinking about it. This application would be useful by those suffering ALS, spinal cord injuries, …

Social Marketing

Social Marketing has become the latest buzz word in the internet marketing industry.  Organizations, companies, and bloggers are now using this method to convey their messages to their intended audiences effectively and quickly.  There are many tools, perhaps too many …

Social Media: Where do I start?

I was visiting a local business growth & leadership organization last week. Amongst the group were the chair leader and 4 members. They ranged from a strategic consulting company to exit planning and retirement benefits firm. We were invited as …