I have watched this episode of Master Class featuring Jay Z every time it has come on the air since the launch of OWN. Recently developing an appreciation for who Jay Z is as more than a rapper, I’ve become drawn to his story. In his interviews he appears almost shy and not at all […]
The first day of 2011 was celebrated by Pizza Hut with a promotion for their fans on social media with their 1111 Stuffed Crust Pizza promotion. Pizza Hut gave away gift cards valued at $10 to the first 1,111 people who clicked on a link sent out at 12pm ET. I clicked on the link […]
Peter Lauria made a prediction about the success of Oprah Winfrey’s OWN Network. OWN: The Oprah Winfrey Network will be a ratings failure. As powerful and beloved as Oprah Winfrey is, one person does not a network make—unless you are Keith Olbermann and MSNBC, but that’s another story altogether. Already there’s been a lot of […]
It’s New Years Eve! As we countdown to 2011’s fireworks and merriment, I’d like to reflect on the past year by discussing what I will be leaving behind, changes I will make, and suggestions for changes we can all make. It’s time to move on from the past ten years. Here’s to MMXI!
Every Wednesday at 9pm ET #GenYChat’ers meet on Twitter to discuss topics that help bridge the perceived generational gap. The goal of #GenYChat is to learn from each other by exchanging ideas across all ages. Being the week of New Year’s Eve, this week’s chat took a turn towards introspection. The goal was to see […]
In addition to the question on preferred management style, a common interview question is how do you manage stress or pressure? As we move towards more transparency, employers are naturally cautious of their employees’ participation on social sites such as Facebook and Twitter. Knowing that the Library of Congress is keeping records of all public […]