What I Learned from Black Swan

No, there really aren’t any spoilers below, so for all of your who intend to see this masterpiece of a film, Black Swan, fear not; I’m not ruining any surprises here. This is simply a rumination of mine, pertaining to a key lesson that I took away from this movie. That lesson is simple: Don’t … Continue reading

#MegaTweetup 2 in Review

Anyone who follows me on Twitter is probably well-aware by now that #MegaTweetup 2 took place last Thursday, December 16, 2010. The event marked the 500th event for the Microsoft NERD Center in Cambridge, MA. More than 400 people came to celebrate the best in social media, technology, marketing, and business innovation. The host and … Continue reading

MassTalent Brings Out the Best and Brightest [Videos]

Millennials, Gen-Y, Generation Next, Echo Boomers – my generation has amassed a plethora of nicknames, many of which carry certain connotations (not always positive). However, regardless of what you choose to call us, one thing is clear – my generation has the talent, drive and digital intelligence that is driving our society forward right now. … Continue reading

Joselin Mane (@BostonTweetUp) on Building Social Value

[Editor’s Note: This article was originally written for Emerson Social Media] Recently, Joselin Mane and David Gerzof organized the #ESMup. #ESMup consisted of the #ESM (Emerson Social Media) class attending five TweetUps in one night in the Boston area. The purpose of this event was to introduce the ESM class to the TweetUp and networking culture. Joselin … Continue reading

Emerson College E3 Students Focus on Entrepreneurship

[Editor’s Note: This article was originally written for BostInnovation] What’s the first thing that comes to mind when you think of Emerson College? If you said bubbly theatre and acting kids in skinny jeans, you’re not too far off. However, buried within the heart of the school is a formidable and expanding marketing and business department … Continue reading