Items Tagged with 'social media'


Social media finds its way into court

April 11, 2014
While character evidence is generally not permitted in the courtroom, there are a few exceptions. Read More

Inside Track: Barrett matches preferences with his job for a ‘good life’

A star on social media, the founder of Status Creative aims to take his company to the next level.

March 21, 2014
Jeff Barrett thrives on being an extrovert and forming relationships, yet he’s possibly best known for his Twitter handle. Read More

A thousand sales leads: the detailed outreach plan

March 21, 2014
Last week I wrote about the big picture of what it would take to attract 1,000 leads, both the philosophy and structure of what would create the attraction. Read More

What are the 6 types of Twitter conversations?

February 28, 2014
In the early days of social media, self-appointed gurus of the medium pointed out the wisdom of keeping social channels distinct. Read More

Griffins assist with social media seminar

February 3, 2014
The Grand Rapids Griffins are inviting you to get your tweet on this Wednesday. Read More

Pure Michigan website ranks first in US

January 23, 2014
The Pure Michigan website is the most visited state tourism site in the country, for the seventh year in a row. Read More

Video: 'Happy Grand Rapids' stars a merry city

December 27, 2013
A fun video showed up on YouTube this Christmas — starring Grand Rapids and its very happy residents. Read More

Hudsonville Ice Cream finds flavor on social media

November 8, 2013
Hudsonville Ice Cream’s fall flavors have a taste of social media. Read More

Will Twitter’s IPO make it mainstream?

October 31, 2013
Twitter is about to fly into the world of publicly held companies. Read More

West Michigan colleges not interested in social media degree

But that doesn’t mean social media is absent from classrooms.

October 18, 2013
Getting a master’s degree in social media is now a possibility at some universities and colleges in the U.S. For example, Southern New Hampshire University and Excelsior College in Albany, N.Y., both have added MBAs in social media. Read More