What would you like to do?

June 10, 2011


I am lucky to have a husband who lets me plan out my entire “birthday weekend.”  From breakfast to events, I plan all the details to include the things that I love. My birthday is this Tuesday June 14th, so to help plan my weekend I decided to try the Goby search engine to find […]

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Dressing Room Confessions

June 1, 2011


With new media emerging almost as fast as we finally learn how to champion, “old media” what’s caught my interest lately is that consumers are asking their friends, followers and family to improve and validate their buying decisions. I read about it on www.trendwatching.com and almost immediately I realized that just before I sat down […]

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When Disaster Strikes…

May 23, 2011


If you are unable to volunteer, mobile marketing and social networking offers a unique and fast way to get involved when disaster strikes.  In the wake of the most recent disaster in Joplin, Missouri, Facebook pages have sprouted up helping to reunite loved ones and share up to date information about hospitals and shelters. As […]

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The Uprising of New Media

May 17, 2011


Welcome to my blog on emerging media. I am a graduate student in the Integrated Marketing Communication program at West Virginia University. My professional background is in resource development in higher education and hospitality marketing. The purpose of this blog is to provide insight around emerging media trends and how it influences our decisions and […]

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