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ieSonoma | Innovate and Educate Conference

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I am honored to be asked to speak at the ieSonoma conference at the Sonoma Country Day School on June 10, 2013. The panel of speakers are: Sir Ken Robinson, Darius Anderson, Doug Barry, Dale Dougherty, Jim Glasheen, and Kerry Rego (me!). Sir…
Jake Bayless and Kerry Rego

Santa Rosa Has a Social Media Policy

I have no official capacity with the City of Santa Rosa. I live, work, and was raised here. I am a contract instructor through the Santa Rosa Recreation and Parks Department providing social media training in Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, and…

Efren Carrillo Speaks on Social Media to Engage the Community

I gave Efren Carrillo, Sonoma County Supervisor, a hand in developing a social media presentation on using social media to engage the community in local decision making. This presentation was given on August 12, 2011, at the California State…

Connecting in the Third Dimension

I was invited to participate in Maximum Buzz at Osmosis Day Spa Sanctuary on March 22, 2012. The goal was to have a mini-retreat for online professionals. [See my photoset on Flickr] Their words say it better than I can: "We’re planning…

Kids Know Everything About Social Media

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I frequently hear this statement, "Go find a college student/teenager/young person to do your social media. They are young. They know how to do this better than I do." What's your reaction to that? Does it sound right to you? If I were to…

Why Social Media Isn't a Fad

I hear the word "fad" all the time in relation to social media. I read a post by Elizabeth Potts Weinstein @ElizabethPW about her 4 year old daughter when she was scalded by hot water. She tweeted her situation and that she would be at the hospital,…