Monthly Archives: October 2017

The book we have all been waiting for: Answers for Modern Communicators by Deirdre Breakenridge [Book Review]

Move over Gary Vaynerchuk, you may have had a lot of success with #AskGaryVee, but there is a new book that answers all of the questions modern day communication professionals have today. I am talking about Deirdre Breakenridge’s new book […]

Teaching research integrates the key to bridging practice and education

I recently saw this post Eric Stoller shared about how teaching might be more important than research for universities. I do think there are some arguments that would either support, or even disagree, with this statement, but I would say […]

Viva Creativity in Las Vegas: A social media professor’s experience at EDUMax and Adobe MAX

I have a confession to make. I just returned back to Louisville, and  I have been to a conference where I did not even want to step out and explore the city. This was a complete first. I did not […]

EUPRERA reflections on the importance of creativity, social media education, and networking

I just got back from London where I presented two research papers (one with Sabrina Page and another with Ai Zhang) and also chaired a session at the EUPRERA conference. It has been a few years since I was at […]

Integrating Instagram Stories into Social Media Classes

We are seeing Instagram become the go-to platform for brands, individuals, and even social media professors. It’s been amazing to see the transformation (and additions) of Instagram Stories [here’s a great guide from Hootsuite] in particular just in the past […]