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As we approach Memorial Day, I think it’s safe to say summer has arrived! And yes, I realize that technically summer solstice starts on June 21st, but if you’re in college, or know a recent graduate, you measure the beginning of summer by a different yard stick: the end of school. While your Freshman through […]

Social media is our go to method for communication and staying up to date on friends, family, and world events. It’s a powerful tool for information and even more powerful tool for distraction. Social media’s bad reputation for taking up too much of our time everyday has some backing, but it’s power over us can […]

Mother’s Day is here again and my mother never lets me forget that although I am all grown up, I am still her son. “Can you please put the phone down,” my mother says, using the same tone of voice as when I was 10 years old. “We’re about to have dinner.” “Uh-huh,” I say […]

For me rock stars are people who push boundaries to stand up for what they believe in. Through their charisma they motivate introspection. Last week, I met one of these people – the Australian ambassador to Israel, Dave Sharma. I had the amazing opportunity to interview him about all the great work he is doing […]

After four years of fashion school, countless runway shows, and numerous after parties, I finally learned the secret of how to make sure you don’t miss a single accessory, Social Media. With everyone online, staying connected has become extremely easy. Instagram, Twitter, Facebook, Pinterest, and Tumblr, are five of the most popular social platforms in […]

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The Internet is long-past the point of too much content. However, since every person with a keyboard and automatic spell-checking can now aspire to report the news, I think that the validity of well-established news sources is of more importance than ever. But then I ask: Do these news publishers, some of which precede the […]

The Israeli- Palestinian conflict has infiltrated the social media scene and it doesn’t seem to be slowing down anytime soon. Along with non-stop air strikes, sirens, and collapsing peace talks, supporters of both sides have flooded our electronic screens with their pictures, statuses, and opinions. There are posts, tweets, and photos from supporters of both […]

I post a lot on social media (surprise, I work in social media!) and sorry, but I’m not sorry. For many, especially those fondly referred to as millennials, posting on social media has become a normal and even expected part of one’s day. My constant sharing on social media often results in people informing me […]

Once in a while we must ask ourselves, “Is my profile picture still accurate?” Social networking is all about harvesting a personal brand. You must remain in control of how your branding is spun. Inaccurate social media profiles could be hurting your image. Facebook turned ten this year – and most of your content probably […]

How many times have you turned on your TV, opened up a magazine, or turned on your computer and seen a celebrity trying to sell you a camera, cellphone, shampoo, body wash, make-up, etc.? Well established and even newly minted companies put a famous face on their product, and hope that their product will become […]