Monthly Archives: August 2008


Did Social Networking Propel Barack Obama to the Democratic Nomination? 2

Share By Ben Haber As Barack Obama accepted the democratic nomination for president last night, other candidates were left wondering how this young, lesser-known candidate leaped above them and secured all of those votes. Well, the answer might be social networking. According to the Wall Street Journal, “Obama and his […]

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Your first job in PR… questions you should prepare for and questions you should ask in the job interview 11

Share You’ve just graduated and you’re looking for your first job in public relations.  Your first interview is approaching, and you want to make the second interview stage, of course.  You visit the company’s website, polish your shoes and get to their offices half an hour too early! Now what?  […]


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Social Network PickupPal Brings Carpooling Online, Is Facing Trouble in Canada 7

Share By Ben Haber Want to cut down your gas costs? Do you enjoy carpooling? Are you concerned about the environment? If you answered yes to one or more of those questions, then you’re going to love PickupPal, a global social network that is connecting drivers and passengers online, to […]


Monday Media Mailbag: Make Way for WSJ 1

Share By Kyle Austin If you listened to Sam Whitmore’s Media Survey Tech Edit focus on the AP a few weeks back (newsletter should be coming out soon), you heard Sam and I talk about the lack of an AP presence in the Twittosphere. Following-up that conversation Sam posted a revised list of […]


EA to Game User: Tiger Woods Walks on Water 2

Share  By Kyle Austin So you monitor Twitter feeds, Google feeds, what’s going on Digg and in the blogoshere – all to stay current on what people are saying about your brand and to make sure you kill any fire drills before they become bigger in scope. But how do you […]