Tweetup: when TV people plan the party

Let me be perfectly upfront and honest. When I was first assigned with producing the station’s 2nd Tweetup, I was ambivalent. You see, I love twitter. I love meeting people, but my mingling skills leave something to be desired. I love planning! I do not, however, love getting up at 4:30am (as a new mom,…

I Need Volunteers to help the Wichita Library!

If you didn’t know, I’m on the board of the Friends of the Wichita Public Library. it’s a non-profit group supporting the needs of our libraries (as the city budget isn’t always enough, as you can imagine). Well, we’re about to launch a pretty big marketing campaign – one that’s been done by more than…

A Little Girls Marketing Lesson

I found these 2 videos both cute and enlightening.  A look at how some little girls are being effected by marketing. Thanks to Producer Sarah for spotting that gem! They’re getting wise to the pink marketing gimmicks.

The Day Facebook Quit Me (Or: Drink Me)

I’ve heard of people quitting Facebook, even “movements” of people (like the Anti-Facebook Movement) quitting the addictive site. I recently had a co-worker quit Facebook (although it ended up being a temporary thing). Well yesterday, Facebook appears to have quit me. I was working at our TV station’s booth at the final day of the…

I wish I thought of that

I often search the internet for good promos and commercials. A good ad can be inspiring. It could give me an idea for my next promo. But although I run across a lot of good spots, it’s a rare one that makes me think “I wish I had thought of that.” An ad with a…