Tag Archives: social media

Justifying Justin

You kids crack me up! Now most of you know that I do not identify with any political party, despite my last name taken in vain daily; but rather focus on the way the media and others attempt to manipulate … Continue reading

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Nifty Networking in 2013? Or MeetUp Mayhem?

Well Happy Happy New Year to you all. I don’t know about you, but lately I’ve been getting a lot of notices that my MeetUp groups are closing. I think folks are well intentioned, but when the group loses momentum … Continue reading

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Olympic Sized Social Media Meddling

Big story today about Olympic athletes being limited in what they can electronically broadcast during the course of these 2012 Summer Olympics.  Morals clause or trademark issues? You decide. Let’s look at the guidelines.  Here’s the link.  http://tinyurl.com/3ufl9sn Like any … Continue reading

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Where was I on 9/11

We are coming up on a global anniversary. On that day I was at work.  I was working for a defense lobbyist about 1 block from Parliament Hill here in Ottawa Canada.  It was early so we were just booting … Continue reading

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Socializing Gratitude

It’s September 1st and I couldn’t be more thrilled.  I am a fall baby and do not always enjoy the hot humid days of summer.  I can’t wait for the leaves to turn, my favourite leather boots, the first crisp … Continue reading

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Cell Phone Fatigue: Can we be “Just Friends?

In the olden days, (pre-911) when writing for a defence lobby firm, I fell in love with the Blackberry.  Oh my gosh, it was amazing.  The fact that it had email, a cell phone, texting (BBM) was a miracle of … Continue reading

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Soaps: Circling the Drain or Rejuvenating Their Branding?

I confess I was raised on Another World.  Alright settle down out there with your jokes. I began watching the Young and the Restless in the 80’s.  It’s been fun to watch the characters marry each other multiple times, live … Continue reading

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