Two Topics That SXSW Should Feature – Please Help!

You may have heard of South by Southwest. Originally a music festival, it’s now an almost month-long mashup of events each spring that focus on music, technology & society, film, and education. The event is huge. Seriously, huge. Last year over 70,000 people attended the conference from 95 countries. There are over 2,000 sessions included […]

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Gather Round, Solo Social Media Professionals!

On Sunday, March 9, 2014 over 75 people gathered in a conference room at South by Southwest Interactive. They were there to talk about one thing: what it feels like to be alone. No, it wasn’t a group therapy session. Everyone in the room was a solo social media professional—working on their own to manage […]

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SXSW Interactive Is A Crazy Mess—Here’s How To Make Sense Of It

Yes, I’m one of the thousands of people in Austin this week for South by Southwest Interactive. This is my third year attending the conference. I came in 2011 at the suggestion of a mentor, and in 2012 after being selected to lead a core conversation with Deb Maue. I took last year off, and […]

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Create a Space for Conversation With Solo Social Media Professionals at SXSW 2014

Update: This proposal was accepted, and I invite all solo social media professionals to join me on Sunday, March 9 at 12:30 in the Brazos room at the Courtyard Marriot. We’ll explore many of the questions in the proposal, as well as a few others. Should be a fantastic conversation! —– Most of you know […]

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