#HootChat: A great Twitter chat focused on discussing social media trends

Twitter chats have been a staple form of learning new tools, engaging with fellow professionals, and sharing points of view on a variety of different topics. This Thursday, I will be a guest on #HootChat, Hootsuite’s Twitter chat from 12 […]

Fear of Missing Out vs. Fear of Moving On: Two different issues in the social media ecosystem

There are a lot of challenges PR professors, along with students and professionals, face in social media. I have been approached over the years with questions ranging from what tools should be used or focused on in the classroom or in […]

Teaching Social Media Webinar w/ Hootsuite for Professors

We are seeing more social media classes being offered at universities than ever before. However, how do you get started? What are some opportunities and challenges you need to be aware of before you even begin teaching social media? What […]

Honored to be named a 2015 Plank Center Fellow

One of things educators always want to make sure they can do is to bring forth current trends, real world applications of principles from the workplace back to class, and connect students with leading professionals in the field. To have […]

Reflections on Integrate 2015: Inspiring conference and wonderful community

I am heading back to Louisville from Morgantown, WV. I have been going to the Integrate conference now since 2010, and it seems like every year, the conference and experience gets better and better. As you can see here, the […]