The beginnings of Dreamshare

Dreams are the foundation of all hope. Dreams grow in us, fill our hearts, give us courage, and lead us into the future. Dreams make us believe in the possibilities of tomorrow. (from sharemydream.org) It’s amazing what you learn when you ask children what their…

Digital dance parties never go out of style

If given the choice between attending a pre-determined really lame party or a hanging out past bounce-rate time on a dreadfully boring website, I’d pick the boring website any day of the week. Maybe because I’m that geeky and spending time home alone surfing the…

Hey you, get off my browser window!!!

Working all day, every day, online and in the social space,  it is no out-of-the-ordinary task for me to skim 20-40 articles a day. And thanks to my techy set of colleagues, Facebook friends and tweeples, my inbox (or twitter feed or SMS) are filled…

My “response” to post-quake stricken Haiti

I woke up sick this morning, sore throat, runny nose and all. For medicine, I’ve been drinking hot tea all day. Hot Starbucks tea. And as I sit here, sipping Starbucks, working from home on a number of tasks, I’m reminded of the estimated 3…

Social media and charity?

The recent increase in Social Media hype thanks to Facebook, Twitter, Linked In, Vimeo and a number of other microblogging sites has produced a new kind of marketing- Social Media marketing. Studies are showing that Social Media marketers are among the most requested of marketing…

Have churches gone digital?

It has come to my understanding that the new media millennium has done more than take over our personal and social lives (via Myspace, Facebook, Twitter), it has crept into our professional portfolios (via LinkedIn, WordPress, and sometimes even on Flickr). Your best friend, your mom and…

Tweet tweet tweet!!!!

in the last couple of weeks, ive worked to understand and belong in the “new” (im not sure if its actually ‘new’) social networking and communication tool- twitter. after days of confusion and 4-5 accounts made and deleted, i feel like im finally getting the…