Tag Archives : personal branding


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Facebook Guidelines for Parents, Students and Schools

Image: Natalie Martinez of NBC 5 Chicago and me after my interview about Facebook and freedom of speech. Yesterday, I made my TV debut as a spokesperson for Social Media Club [SMC] Chicago. Thanks to Natalie for tracking down Social Media Club on Facebook and leaving a message with Kristie Wells, SMC’s co-founder. Kristie sent […]


Matchmaking, PR and Career Development

Thanks to my friend Francine McKenna who writes the terrific blog re:the auditors, for inviting me to speak at this Chicago’s Information Systems Audit and Control Association Chapter [ISACA] event. On March 20, I’ll lead a workshop on how to use social media to build your personal brand, tap into resource full networks and add […]

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25 Web Celebs

Who’s who on the Web? Forbes recently released its fourth annual 25 top Web Celebs. To be a contender, you had to meet this criteria . . . Each candidate was ranked in four areas: Web references as calculated by Google, traffic ranking of their home page as calculated by Alexa, TV/radio mentions and press […]


Facebook Branding, Privacy and Personality | IRL Questions

How do you handle negativity, privacy, branding, security on Facebook? Thanks to a reader who asked these questions about Facebook and their business. Have IRL [in real life] questions you need answered? Leave them in the comment box, text 630.207.7530 or email corywestmedia @gmail.com. 1. How do we manage negative feedback about our product/services? Monitor […]

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