Earlier this month, I joined Seth O'Dell, Patrick Powers and Jeremy Rex for a Higher Ed Live episode about the great website overhaul at Webster University. Working with mStoner and Omni Update, Patrick launched a new responsive site and a new CMS on the same day. Oh, and he was a day early. If you … Continue reading I had some fun on #higheredlive talking about the great website overhaul at Webster University.
Yeah, this blog post title certainly doesn't come from a phrase that's original to me. Lots of mothers (and many grandmothers) use Facebook. Facebook is, in my opinion, just another example in a long list of technologies people will adopt if there is a personal benefit. For years, I've been talking about the idea that … Continue reading My mom’s on Facebook.
My colleague Andrea Sardone, chief marketing officer for the William & Mary School of Business is one of my favorite people. This week she forwarded a link to a July 29 New York Times piece by Virginia Heffernan. As usual, the stuff Andrea sends on is dynamite. This Opinionater post, entitled When Shilling on the … Continue reading Medium = Message (true since 1964)
I love technology. But usually not for it's own sake. Never been a gadget lover; but show me a technology that makes my life easier, I'm there. I worked in IT at William & Mary for 12 years. What I most enjoyed during those years were large-scale projects with a complicated communication component. Finding a … Continue reading Communication trumps technology.