We all know social media helps us stay connected to those near and far away. I can browse through wedding and baby albums and send my congratulations in seconds. In return, I can share my adventures with my Handsome and others can see what we are doing since he has been back from training. Staying… Read More 6 Ways to Overcome Social Media Overload
Do I even matter to you, or am I just a number? That is what I tell myself every time I see a connection request on multiple social media sites. If we are going to connect, I would like to know more about you. Why not WOW me with writing my name in a brief… Read More Do I Even Matter To You, Or Am I Just A Number?
“Do you have a Twitter account? If you don’t have one — get one, now.” I heard these words in college and thought my professor was out of her mind. She didn’t continue her lecture on Digital Essentials until we all did. May it encourage you to join the adventure I have fallen in love… Read More Welcome to the Age of Social Connections #IBMConnect
“I love to use them and find new ones to use!” Whenever I tell someone this, I immediately get the following inquiry, “So what is a hashtag and what does it do?” That is what this Friday Focus topic is about. You might recognize it as the pound sign that is called a hashtag online.… Read More Let’s talk about #hashtags!
With a college degree behind me, letters after my name, and a killer resume I was certain I would find a job sooner than later. Unfortunately, it is much harder than it used to be. The economy this, the economy that… it has become “who you know” in a dog eat dog world. I have… Read More The Wonderful, Awkward Truth of Online Networking
The sudden news of Dick Clark’s passing on Wednesday was unimaginable. Many of us did not know Dick Clark personally, but we were all familiar with his word on American Band Stand, New Years Eve shows, and other TV specials. My thoughts are prayers are with his family and friends now who may find peace… Read More My Heart is Willing and Know Great Things Are Happening
It is quite common for us to use Google for everything we are looking for on the Internet. Google has a response for you every single time. Although this brilliant search engine platform is used for common and off-the-wall things alike, it can also be used for other things. You can probably guess where I… Read More When Was The Last Time You Googled Yourself?
Here we go, another blog that is written to help you. In my last post I talked about the basics of how important your name, e-mail, e-mail signature, contact phone number, and a landing page about.me. I hope you take the next few suggestions and apply them to your network and find success in your endeavors!… Read More Network Relationship Etiquette (Part 2)
The professional world (outside of college) has its standards and expectations. The young professionals who are aspiring to make it into any industry must seek out what is accepted to make the mold. I am not talking about buying name brand items and accessories to “look” the part (although it does help). Without the proper… Read More Network Relationship Etiquette (Part 1)