There was lots of news and views surrounding social media this week. In case you were swamped, on vacation, or just plain missed it, here’s a recap of the top five stories I ran across this week. And, of course, a line or two of my take. Have a great weekend. May all your favorite […]
by Chris Syme and Kristi Dosh College athletics departments are struggling to manage and leverage the department’s social media presence as part of day-to-day business operations, according to the results of the 2014 CoSIDA Social Media Best Practices Survey.
First amendment lawyers and hungry reporters are up in arms in Kansas because Kansas State University has a policy that asks student-athletes not to speak to press independently of the school’s knowledge. This is a common practice, as CoSIDA Executive Director Doug Vance mentioned in the article. What bugs me about the rhetoric in this […]
I watched the Jimmy V speech on ESPN last night before the Wisconsin-Duke game. I never get tired of hearing that. There are so many takeaways it is hard to nail any particular one down. But as I scrolled through Twitter this morning I found this image from Auburn Athletics that caught my eye and […]
People are talking about you in social media whether you are listening or not. But do you know what they’re saying? Good? Bad? Indifferent? Are you missing out on these six key social media conversations that surround your brand?