Mar 162011

Space is filling up fast! Register today at Description: Geared toward organizations looking to build community, foster donations, and recruit volunteers, this full-day workshop will teach you how to create a roadmap for managing your social media program. In this engaging, small-group course, you will learn about: Best practices for getting the best return for your social media investment. Techniques for building purposeful Twitter followers and Facebook fans (“likes”) The latest research and statistics [Read more…]

Mar 022011
Please, take a seat.

by  Robert Scarth I’ve been following the #hcod debate with fascination and frustration. I love seeing so many people contributing to the conversation, but I am disheartened to hear people say things like, “we need a seat at the table”. We can sit at the table any time that we choose. We do not need an invitation. If you’re having a conversation or expressing your opinion about #hcod, whether electronically or in person, then you [Read more…]

Feb 112011

An excerpt of an exchange between the two characters in the video: “Don’t you care what your fans think?” “Yes. I will send them Facebook messages telling them what to do and I will make videos of me that they can watch.” A  goofy video with a powerful message about what it means to be a friend in the world of social media. Watch it and let us know what you think in the comments. [Read more…]

Feb 092011

Quick update to let you know that three of my social media workshops are now available for registration on the AMIGOS website. Registration is open to members and non-members. These workshops are also available as On-Request training. Twitter Basics Advanced Twitter FLEA Marketing Feel free to contact me with any questions. I look forward to seeing you online!

Jan 032011

Happy New Year!  A couple of quick announcements about where you can find me in 2011. I am thrilled to announce that I will be an adjunct instructor for AMIGOS.  We are still working out all of the details, but I am excited to be teaching several online classes related to social media and libraries.  I will also be available through AMIGOS for any member libraries who would like me to teach a workshop solely [Read more…]