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It’s even more official! I’m a Florida Gator!

After a brief but brisk negotiation, I’ve been hired as the head of social media for the University Athletic Association, otherwise known worldwide as the “Florida Gators“. Some of you may know that I am a former Gator track athlete from the early nineties and have always had a strong connection with the athletic program. […]

Why Ellen’s Oscars Twitter Selfie Made History

If only Bradley’s arm was longer. Best photo ever. #oscars pic.twitter.com/C9U5NOtGap — Ellen DeGeneres (@TheEllenShow) March 3, 2014 The Greatest Twitter Selfie Ever? In case you missed yesterday’s Oscars telecast and social media chatter, Ellen DeGeneres posted what is now the most shared image in the history of Twitter. The group selfie included almost every […]

Instagram includes ads – will users revolt?

The popular photo sharing site Instagram recently announced their plans to begin showing advertisements on their site. It’s not clear based on this announcement how they intend to carry out these plans, only that they would try to make certain the ads are “enjoyable and creative”. Reporter Elizabeth Boone from the Independent Florida Alligator recently interviewed me […]

Can standing like Superman boost your public speaking confidence?

I’m deathly afraid of public speaking. The mere thought of it makes my forehead perspire. I’m always looking for tips or tricks to help reduce some of the stress associated with standing in front of a room full of people and faking confidence. If you ask Harvard researcher and social psychologist Amy Cuddy, faking it […]