Part 3: College Admissions Through The Social Media Looking Glass

#CMClassof2013 As every family in America who has a college senior with an acceptance letter knows, tomorrow, May 1, is the day that deposits are due. I am relieved and happy to report that our check to Carnegie Mellon University is on the way. A few minutes ago Campus Bound, who describe themselves as professional… Continue reading Part 3: College Admissions Through The Social Media Looking Glass

Will New Twits Quit or Stay? Oprah, Influence & Value

“HI TWITTERS . THANK YOU FOR A WARM WELCOME. FEELING REALLY 21st CENTURY .” On April 17, 2009 Oprah Winfrey typed these words Twitter history. She now has 695,000 followers, follows 11 and has not Tweeted since April 24th. Oh my! 5 days? Whoops I just checked again before hitting publish and phew! she just… Continue reading Will New Twits Quit or Stay? Oprah, Influence & Value

links for 2009-04-29

Ageless Marketing: The End of a Myth: The Rational Man Theory of Markplace Behavior Thought provoking series by David Wolfe on the reliance on rational Newtonian financial models as contributing to financial crisis….and the failure of left brain reliance for the future. (tags: David Wolfe Ageless Marketing Newtonian Models financial crisis 09 economy)

links for 2009-04-27

9 Ways I Use Evernote – The 2.0 Life (tags: evernote time_management web2.0 productivity tips)

links for 2009-04-23

Finding Your Social Media Purple Cow (tags: purple cow social media Mashable resources) Did You Know WordPress Has It’s Own URL-Shortener Built In? | The Blog Herald (tags: Word Press URL Shortener)

links for 2009-04-22

10 Must-Try Social Media Sites for College Students (tags: social media. college students networks)

Part 2: College Admissions Through The Social Media Looking Glass

In my last post on the topic of social media and the college admissions process I noted that in part 2 I would discuss what social media in the admissions process means to the applicany and thought there might be a part 3. So part 2 will be about social media and the application process;… Continue reading Part 2: College Admissions Through The Social Media Looking Glass

links for 2009-04-11

Cat Bauer's Top 10 Venice Blogs  : Home & Garden : Life : Blogs.com (tags: Venice Italy)

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FT.com / UK – Social media reshape disclosure (tags: social media corporate disclosure investor relations)

College Admissions Through the Social Media Looking Glass (Part 1 of 2)

So, you know you are a social media mom when late one night, you Tweet your son’s college acceptance (or totally lame if you ask the son). And you also know it when your social media pals Tweet back their congratulations @danielabarbosa, @ckEpiphany, @tishgrier.  But then in the morning, you find that your yaaaay was… Continue reading College Admissions Through the Social Media Looking Glass (Part 1 of 2)