TED Weekends examines capitalism and charity

Originally posted on TED Blog:
Dan Pallotta spoke at TED2013. Photo: James Duncan Davidson. Capitalism and charity. A seemingly paradoxical combination. But could running charities like businesses foster the innovation and problem-solving needed to address the most pressing issues of our time? In his talk at TED2013, The way we think about charity is dead wrong,…

Their, There or They’re?

  Today we were asked about what grammar mistake bothers us the most. After some consideration of run on sentences and comma use I came to the realization that the incorrect use of their, there and they’re irritates me the more. Their First lets discuss their. Their is an adjective generally used to describe something…

Whats new in SMET? Social Media Implementation

This week in my Social Media and Emerging Technologies Course we are being asked to document our teams’ progress in our current assignment. To start let me give an update on what has been happening in our SMET course. The course was created by our very own professors who recognized the need for Business Administration…

WEEK#7 Assignment #2

WEEK #7 Assignment # 2: In our Social Media class we are being asked to prepare a reflection piece on our perceptions of our digital footprint and develop ideas for improvement. Digital Footprint: The trail left by each individual who uses or has ever used the internet. – My Online Reputation: What comes up when…

WEEK #7 Assignment #1

This week in Social Media and Emerging Technology our class has been asked to research a company/business. That company must use social media and we are all required to write a short case study. I have chosen to research DELL. I am going to look into the tools that they are using and how they…

SMET WEEK#6 ASSIGNMENTS 1&2

This week in our Social Media and Emerging Technology Course at Loyalist College we are being asked to review the analytics on WordPress for our Blogs and the Google Analytics of Quinte Live a community business illustrate what they state and give ideas for how to improve the impact and range of  my own blog…