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{A New Year} New Facebook Settings….

Every CEO of a social network should be required to use the default privacy settings for all of their accounts on the service. - Anil Dash Recently, a friend posted on a Facebook status about how concerned she was about privacy and who could see her posts. Unfortunately, over the past 4 years, Facebook has had…

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{Parody} Well, crap… this is awkward

While I’m normally running around with multiple client projects, a soon-to-be first grader and a child waiting to be born, this week I have absolutely nothing on my plate, other than giving birth. The house is clean, we’re excited and I possibly have- for the first time in many years, too much time on my…

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{Freedom} Freedom of speech, isn’t free

As Americans, there is one single truth we must learn. Amendments do not protect stupidity, plain and simple. How often we forget that the freedom of speech comes with freedom of consequences. I am seeing this played out more and more article comments. Article after article has been published about the effects of Facebook comments…

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{Mom Knows Best} Protecting Your Children In The Digital Age…

Facebook recently announced to the Wall Street Journal that the social networking giant is developing new software to monitor children under 13, allowing the smaller set to join the social network, (with limitations.) According to Consumer Reports, “5 million Facebook users are 10 and under.” This practice currently goes against Facebook’s TOS, citing that children…

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{World Domination} Facebook’s #F8 Summit

    Confused about the newest FB Updates? Facebook has finally caught onto #hashtags and the power of keyword searching. They are connecting the world and caching our information in everything we do, including building a timeline from our join date on facebook until now, (segregated in photos/status updates, relationships.) All information will be accessible,…

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{LinkedIn Privacy}: How To Protect Your Account With Recent Changes…

  According to a recent YahooNews article: LinkedIn changed the privacy settings, again.  The headline, “LinkedIn opts 100 million users into sharing private information with advertisements,” is very reminiscent of recent Facebook debacles. With these 4, easy steps, you can change your settings and secure your brand from being used without permission. Sign into LinkedIn and…

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{BranchOut}: The Newest Way To Attract Talent Or Find A Job…

Facebook has been a forerunner in personal networking.  As more companies have joined Facebook, the applications utilizing personal and professional information are also on the rise. Two years ago we saw this same process within Twitter as more and more developers saw a way to profit and join the network. However, an important question is…

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Can we really use Twitter to find a job?

Brian Ward lost his job on a Friday afternoon. Eleven days later he had a new one. With nearly 1 in 10 people out of work and the typical job search lasting 12 weeks, how did the Cleveland-based software architect pull it off? In a phrase: online social networking….    -Time Magazine   I recently led…

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Turning Point…

“I think it’s allowed. The moments in wish we want to jump on top of our desks, strangle the happiness around us, and plug it into something dark, duct taped, and waterproof.” – GirlmeetsGeek I pray a lot. I pray in the elevator on the way upstairs, at as the clock hits the magical, (9:02,)…

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