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Summer Pie-Days (Bushwick Edition)

Friday, I planned to do my usual, hit Four and Twenty Blackbirds for a new tradition I’m calling Summer Pie-days. It’s a chance to sit down and think about small business marketing — what I can write, what resources I can create, how I can build connections. This Pie-day had different plans for me however. […]

Should You Tumblr?

I just spent the last weekend grilling my friend’s fourteen-year-old niece about her cohorts’ use of digital media. Did you know that teenagers don’t use email? They love Snapchat and something called Kick? And Facebook — never, ever Facebook! Everything changes so fast. Even my opinions about Tumblr. You may have heard a thing or […]

Amazing Women That You (and @GaryVee) Should Be Following on Twitter!

  So. Gary Vaynerchuk, the digital media guru who launched a thousand brands into the social media sphere, just released a two-part list of “19 Essential Twitter Follows.” And…amazingly, it’s almost all male. Just 2 women in 19. Before you say I’m jumping the gun on his little list — hold up. This is Twitter we’re […]

Whip Your Online Brand into Shape in Just 3 Weeks? I’ll Show You How!

From the Onion: Company Immediately Calls Job Applicant Upon Seeing ‘B.A. In Communications’ On Résumé I love the video above. Obviously, it never happens. So what does work when you’re looking to get noticed? That’s the subject of an online class I’m teaching in April with Skillshare. Resume 2.0 is the quickest route toward burnishing your personal “brand” — […]