I’m Guest Lecturing at McGill University

The McGill School of Continuing Studies has started offering a new certificate program in Digital Content and Community Management, and friend and colleague Michelle Sullivan is teaching it. As Michelle explains: The class provides an overview of current uses of internet-based media (websites, blogs, social networks) in public relations, direct marketing, internal communications, fundraising, consumer relations […]

Knowledge Should be Smelly

I was watching Buffy reruns on Netflix this morning because I’m getting old and creepy and nostalgic-for-the-90s, and still use words like “reruns”, and I came across this scene where Buffy’s Watcher, Rupert Giles, explains to her computer-science teacher why he prefers books to computers, and I think that he says touches on why our online […]

Outlaw Integrity

I like country music — a lot. But I’m not talking about the Keith Urban or Shania Twain kind of country. To me, that kind of stuff is really just Top 40 with a Southern twang. The kind of country music I like is Outlaw Country. If you’ve never heard of Outlaw Country before, it […]