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The Moneygrabbin’ Power of Social Media

Of course this isn’t my incredible power as a tastemaker at work. No–just me telling my circle of friends that I like something. My friends bought it because it is good. However, with the fragmentation of media, they may never have heard it had I not recommended it. There in a nutshell is the power of social media.

How the News Media Can Frame an Issue

It’s interesting to me in that public relations pros are constantly taken to the woodshed by critics for our attempts to frame an issue (click here for an interesting exploration of frame Vs. spin)–yet here is a very prominent journalist apparently going beyond framing an issue but actually spinning it. I throw no stones, just making an observation.

The Dream

“I have a dream that one day this nation will rise up and live out the true meaning of its creed: ‘We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal.'”