Monthly Archives: July 2012

What Social Media Managers Under 25 Need

It’s been two months since my move to Washington, and I’m glad to report that I’ve found a way to get more involved with my new city: I’m volunteering as social media coordinator for the neighborhood of South Park, Seattle. … Continue reading

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What is a Social Media Win?

Social media is unpredictable and uncontrollable. For marketers, this is both good and bad. On one hand, consumers view comments on social media as honest opinions, so any praise for the brand is taken at face value. On the other … Continue reading

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If Your Walls Could Talk

My apartment is finally shaping up. Or at least, my TV isn’t on top of a plastic drawer anymore. I love the entertainment center I bought because it has a few shelves that I can use to display some decorations. … Continue reading

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BP’s Olympic Hopes

I consider myself lucky that during my three and a half years in Tallahassee, the city wasn’t struck by any hurricanes or tornadoes. But during that time, a great tragedy did strike Florida and the other states along the Gulf … Continue reading

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The Trouble with Being a Vegetarian

For my first 4th of July in Washington, I went to Bellevue Downtown Park, where I happily ate an ear of roasted corn. As an aspiring vegetarian, I was glad to find an alternative to the more typical 4th of … Continue reading

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Severe Weather Approaching? Post it on Facebook!

I’m really loving Washington, but it’s also odd to think that I won’t be returning to Florida. No more walking around the FSU campus or trips to Panama City… or receiving FSU Alerts. FSU Alert is Florida State’s emergency management system. … Continue reading

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Ford Speaks the Consumer’s Language (Literally)

I’ve never been much of a sports fan, but after the NBA finals I think I may be missing out. Not on the games, really, but on interesting commercials, like Ford’s all-Spanish ad on ABC. I read about the ad on Chuck … Continue reading

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