Sat.Mar 30, 2013 - Fri.Apr 05, 2013

How the Internet and Telecommuting Saved My Life

Waxing UnLyrical

The ability to interact online, as a tangible way of pursuing an education and a career, changed my life. I know that sounds overly dramatic, but it is the honest truth. When I started my first job at 17, remote work was unheard of.

The "Celeb is Dead, Quote My Expert" Pitch: TWO THUMBS DOWN

Bad Pitch Blog

It''s obvious that when an institution of opinion the likes of Roger Ebert passes away.due to cancer no less.it sucks. When you find out the aforementioned movie critic passed away via email, it sucks even more. It sucks to find out someone died via email at all, right?

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Talking #measurePR with Sandra Fathi

Waxing UnLyrical

A couple of weeks ago, I was getting ready to speak at the Ragan PR Measurement Summit here in DC (it was excellent, really, and I’m not just saying that because I was on the roster).

Libya – The Long Road to Stability Continues

Waxing UnLyrical

Are things in Libya really getting better? That’s a question I’m sure most people here ask themselves constantly. The honest answer is that it’s very hard to be sure. There’s always plenty of evidence for the pessimists.

Harness the Power of Influencers and Advocates

Learn how to find and use influencers and advocates to gain buyer's trust on your behalf.

An xPotomac Flashback: Social Scoring

Waxing UnLyrical

About a month ago I told you of my xPotomac experience , and we had a pretty engaged conversation around civility in the digital age. I’m not here to rekindle that conversation, but I’m thrilled to tell you that all the speaker videos from xPotomac are now (drum roll, please) live!

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