e-Networking & Managing Your Online Profile
New media consultant and professional blogger Tish Grier will present an interactive program at Bay Path College entitled e-Networking & Managing Your Online Profile. The program is scheduled on Wednesday, March 5 at 7 p.m. in the Blake Student Commons. Participants will learn how to use social networks such as Facebook and LinkedIn to network with colleagues and job search. As an option, those attending the program may bring a wi-fi enabled laptop to use during the program.
Outspoken, up and coming media focused freelance writer/blogger Tish Grier launched her career in new media in 2006. Over the course of one year, she was named Editor of the Corante Media Hub, as well as contributor to Poynter Online’s E-Media TidBits blog, the Huffington Post, and Online Journalism Review. Many posts from her blog on the Constant Observer continue to be quoted, linked, or re-posted across a wide variety of blogs and mainstream media publications. She has spoken locally to the Ad Club of Western Massachusetts on blogging’s influence in marketing and advertising.
Tish graduated from Smith College in '01 where she received honors for her critical analysis of American religious films of the 20th century. Along with her editing and writing, Tish consults and speaks on blogging and interactivity, and was a member of the selection committee for the 2006 Northampton Independent Film Festival. She maintains her own media-centered blog at the Constant Observer (http://spap-oop.blogspot.com).
Registration for this program is not necessary. For more information please call Bay Path College Office of Special Programs at 413.565.1066.