Archive for the category "social media scene"

Mental Health Camp Vancouver 2009

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After a Northern Voice session a few individuals decided to take one conversation to the next level and create Mental Health Camp. The goal is to address and discuss such questions as: How can blogging help decrease the stigma of mental health? How does someone with a mental illness navigate the waters of anonymity in […]

Third Tuesday April 2009 with Tris Hussey

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Tris by jmv on Flickr Here I thought March was a busy month — April has just passed by so quickly that it’s already time once again for Third Tuesday. Tonight’s event will take place at Republic on Granville @ 7:00pm with feature speaker, Tris Hussey. Topic: “Do you get the message? At any given […]

Vancouver Blogger Meetup and VanTechKaraoke

Comments 4 by Rebecca Bollwitt

This month’s Vancouver Blogger Meetup is taking place Wednesday April 8th at 6:00pm. I’d like to try and attend since there are so many new bloggers in town that I’m keen to learn about and my Link Love page needs revamping. These meetups are casual and discussions flow regarding anything from content writing, comments, themes, […]

PopVox Award Nominations Are Now Open

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The 2009 PopVox Awards are upon us and the people’s choice nominations are now open. If you have created a project, submit a video by April 30th, 2009 for consideration and the winners of the following categories will be based on popular vote: Best Student Project Best Start Up Best Do-Gooder (Social Change Initiative) Best […]

Thursday Morning Link Fest: Guru Edition

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This afternoon while doing a curious search on Craigslist (that originated with furniture… we have a table to get rid of) I came across pages and pages of results for “social media” — from consultants to communicators and strategists. It’s in honor of this, and everyday banter on Twitter, that I have this hodge-podge link […]

Northern Voice 2009 and Social Media Update

Comments 7 by Rebecca Bollwitt

Northern Voice 2009 is quickly approaching and being that it’s the top personal blogging conference in this fine nation of ours, it’s a pretty big deal. Registration is now open and the schedule is soon to be released. Today I received the great news that a panel of mine (or two) has been approved so […]