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  • 00:50

    Hacking Happiness With Author & TEDx Speaker John C. Havens

    in Health

    John C. Havens is a contributing writer for Mashable, The Guardian, and Slate, and author of, Hacking Happiness - Why Your Personal Data Counts and How Tracking it Can Change the World (Tarcher/Penguin, 2014).  His new book, Genuine - Authentic Happiness in an Age of Artificial Intelligence comes out from Tarcher/Penguin next year.  John is also a consultant and keynote speaker at places like TEDx and SXSW.  

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  • 00:37

    Best Social Media Gadget Awarded to: Wisestamp by Mashable

    in Marketing

    Introducing Wisestamp! An awesome email marketing app that was awarded the "Best Social Media Gadget" Award in 2009 from Mashable!
    I'm a proud user using it to add my eBay listings directly into every email I send. It creates a unique signature at the bottom of my email inside an outlined box. It pulls in the RSS feed from my eBay store showing an item. (see photo below showing a screenshot from my email)
    It's my pleasure to share this awesome tool with my listeners. Tune in as I am joined with the Co-Founder and Strategist of Marketing  at Wisestamp: Josh Tzvika Avnery.
    Wisestamp is used by over 250,000 users around the world. Check out the site and download your free trial today @ Wisestamp.com
    eBay Sellers can download this FREE app @WisestampForeBaySellers

  • 00:35

    Indie Bound Books, Mass Poetry Festival, ACM Awards & Musician Mickey Guyton

    in Current Events

    Join Marie to discuss National Poetry Month, New Books on Indie Bound, current events in Second and the 50th ANNUAL ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC AWARDS. First, discover the voice of country music artist Mickey Guyton. If you enjoy the show, follow me on twitter and BTR.

    About Mickey Guyton

    Mickey’s debut single is the powerful “Better Than You Left Me” which she co-wrote with Jennifer Hanson, Jenn Schott and Nathan Chapman.  The single broke Country Aircheck history for the most one–week adds for a debut act’s first single.  Mickey has appeared on several Who To Watch for in 2015 lists including NPR, Billboard, Spotify, Yahoo! Music,Huffington Post, Mashable, Taste of Country and Nashville Lifestyles. She was also recently featured in the Wall Street Journal and “Better Than You Left Me” was USA Today’s Song Of The Week. On January 10, Mickey made her Grand Ole Opry debut at the historic Ryman Auditorium.  Her emotional and powerful performance brought the audience to their feet. 

    Second Life Venue (s)

    Space 4 Art

    Mass Poetry Festival

    Mass Poetry supports poets and poetry in Massachusetts. We help to broaden the audience of poetry readers, bring poetry to readers of all ages and transform people’s lives through inspiring verse. 


  • 01:01

    Bert Martinez joined by Leah Betancourt, Pamela Herrmann, Sandra Millers Younger

    in Business

    Pamela Herrmann creator of the Facebook training: Social Media Lab 101. She has spent 25 years in the consumer products industry working with companies that have ranked on Fortune’s Fastest-Growing 100. She is an inventor and has successfully brought these products to market with such retail giants. She is also a successful Internet marketer, and passionate about bringing best practices from the online world into Main Street, and arming small business owners with the critical information for success in today’s economy 

    Sandra Millers Younger Journalist, author, founder and chief story strategist at Strategic Story Solutions. She’s since told thousands of stories as a journalist, culminating her book, The Fire Outside My Window: A Survivor Tells the True Story of California’s Epic Cedar Fire. As a founder and chief story strategist at Strategic Story Solutions, she helps business leaders communicate their message, grow their business and make more money by unlocking the power of their own stories

    Leah Betancourt award-winning journalist who has worked on the digital side of TV and newspaper newsrooms. She has written several journalism guides for Mashable and covered issues facing the media industry for Editor and Publisher and the Poynter Institute for Media Studies. She’s currently a brand editor at the content engagement software company ScribbleLive


  • 00:30

    Adam Hirsch of Mashable - Making a Difference

    in Social Networking

    Adam created the Summer of Social Good and launched it nationwide through Mashable and social media. We will talk about his commitment to social service, giving back and how social media can facilitate, motivate and empower people to donate their time and money.
    Adam Hirsch is the Chief Operations Officer of Mashable and Co-Founder of MySocialDog.com. Adam is a New York City native and a graduate of Cornell University.

  • 00:32

    Erin Blaskie: Author, Entrepreneur, Digital Strategist

    in Motivation

    Erin Blaskie first got into computers when her dad handed her a Commodore 64. She was six years old. When the Internet became widely available, Erin started an online journal on the platform Open Diary and began sharing her thoughts with the world. She hasn’t stopped over-sharing since.

    In the ten years since starting her first online business, Erin has helped numerous businesses come online, establish their web presence and create community. Erin’s primary expertise is in creating solid systems and processes for businesses but she also leads clients to leverage the power of the Internet to nurture community, create culture and inspire change.

    Erin has worked with companies such as Disney, Post, Kraft, Travelocity, Microsoft Canada, Ford Canada, PepsiCo., 3M, Maple Leaf Canada, Canadian Tire, Alliance Films, Feld Entertainment, The Body Shop, TD Bank and more.

    Erin has been an online video host for Butterscotch.tv (a division of Tucows), co-hosted the Macgasm video podcast, has been involved in small and large-scale social media activations with prestigious public relations firms and has been turned into a video game character in the iPhone / iPad game, “Bar Star.”

    Erin has been quoted in five print books, received numerous business awards, has delivered presentations on local, national and International platforms and has been featured in notable media such as the Wall Street Journal, Mashable, Inc.com, Huffington Post, AMEX Open Forum, Portolio.com, Examiner.com, About.com, Business Insider, Chatelaine, Costco Connection, ABC, CBC, and CTV Morning Live.

    Erin is also the author of four books including her recently released book, "Destiny: A Love Story About A Video Game, Marketing and Story Telling. 

    Website: www.erinblaskie.com

    Twitter: @erinblaskie

  • 00:54

    Social Media Success Gone Viral for Your Business: Ted Coine' & Mark Babbitt

    in Marketing

    Co-Founders of Switch & Shift; Ted Coine' (Forbes Top 10 Social Media Power Influencer) and Mark Babbitt (Founder and CEO of YouTurn & Co-Founder of ForwardHeroes.org) join us to share top tips from their best-selling book:  A World Gone Social: How Companies Must Adapt to Survive.

    Ted Coiné is a Forbes Top 10 Social Media Power Influencer and an Inc. Top 100 Leadership and Management Expert. This stance at the crossroads of social and leadership put him in a unique perspective to identify the demise of Industrial Age management and the birth of the Social Age.

    Mark Babbitt CEO and Founder of YouTern, named by Mashable as a “Top 5 Online Community for Starting Your Career” and by Forbes in both 2012 and 2013 as a "Top Website for Your Career".

    Mark is also President of SwitchandShift.com, a leadership blog that enables organizations and leaders transition successfully from the Industrial Age to the Social Age, and CMO and co-Founder of ForwardHeroes.org, a non-profit that positions our military veterans for success in the civilian workforce.

    A serial mentor, author, keynote speaker and blogger, Mark has been quoted in the Wall Street Journal, Mashable. Forbes and Bloomberg News regarding social media's impact on business, leadership in the Social Age, career development, and higher education’s role in preparing emerging talent for the workforce. Mark’s contributions include Huffington Post, IBM's Social Business Insights, SwitchandShift.com, The Muse, Alltop and PRDaily.

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    Connect with Deb at: DebScott.com

  • 00:25

    Becoming A Uber Connector With YEC Co-Founder & Entrepreneur Expert Scott Gerber

    in Entertainment

    Scott Gerber is the founder of the Young Entrepreneur Council, an invite-only organization comprised of the world’s most successful young entrepreneurs,  and author of the book Never Get a “Real” Job. He is also a serial entrepreneur, internationally syndicated columnist, and the host of Founders Forum on Inc.com. Scott has been featured in the New York Times, Wall Street Journal, Washington Post, Bloomberg, Fortune, TIME, CNN, MSNBC, CNBC, Reuters, Mashable, BBC, NPR, Forbes, The Daily Beast, CBS News, US News & World Report, Fox News, Inc. and Entrepreneur, and has been honored by NASDAQ and the White House.

    Show Sponsor: DreamItAlive.com is a global community guiding users to create their “dream life” with scientifically proven visualization tools, dreamboards® and personal development content.

  • 00:34

    Charity Miles: There's an App for that! CEO & Founder Gene Gurkoff

    in Current Events

    Gene Gurkoff is the founder of  Charity Miles.   He has personally run more than 38 marathons to raise money and awareness for Parkinson’s research in honor of his grandfather who has the disease.

    A mobile app that helps you earn money for your favorite charity, just by working out!

    The idea for New York City-based Charity Miles came from founder Gene Gurkoff’s love of competing and his passion for supporting important causes. As founder of Team Fox (The Michael J. Fox Foundation), which has raised $20 million since 2006, Gene realized the difficulties of getting corporate sponsors & decided there must be an easier way. Hence, the birth of Charity Miles.  Today, with over 100K active users, Charities now include: The Wounded Warrier Project, Austism Speaks, Stand Up to Cancer, Feed America, Red, Habitat for Humanity, ASPCA and more.   

    Charity Miles has earned SXSW Interactive People’s Choice Award and is one of Mashable’s Top Five Fitness Apps.  

    Join the movement. Invite your friends. Every Mile Matters.  Changing the world is a team sport!

    Get the APP at: CharityMiles.org   App on iTunes  App on Google Play

    Connect with Deb at:  DebScott.com

  • 01:00

    Design for poop? Yes. Let's talk litter boxes and diaper pails.

    in Design

    We're tackling the much under-talked about design dilemma: How do you design for litter boxes and diaper pails? 

    So we're asking the question: When it comes to litter boxes and diaper pails, where do you put the poop without compromising design?

    HGTV designer Genevieve Gorder is sharing her perspective on the unglamorous quandary. Genevieve designs for her new series Genevieve’s Renovation. You can also catch her on Dear Genevieve, HGTV Star, A Hero’s Welcome Home, and hosting HGTV’s White House Christmas Specials. Off air, Genevieve designs for a diverse group of clients and companies ranging from her collection at Capel Rugs, ships with Royal Caribbean, hotels, restaurants, private clients, and her new lifestyle web series A Well Designed Life on ulive.com.

    Married designers and founders of AphroChic, Jeanine Hays & Bryan Mason, are experts at design that embraces culture and the unique admixture of the traditional and the contemporary that helps to define us all. Jeanine and Bryan have been featured on Good Morning America, and in The New York Times, The Philadelphia Inquirer, The Washington Post, Elle Decor, EBONY and more.

    Dinah Wulf is the creator of DIYInspired.com, mom to a 3-year-old daughter, and loves to repurpose and decorate. She's contributed to magazines, named one of Mashable’s Moms Full of Inspiring Advice, and partnered with some fabulous brands including Jo-Ann Fabric and Crafts, Home Depot and 3M DIY. She's also a part of Martha’s Circle, a network of DIY blogs chosen by Martha Stewart’s Editors.

  • 00:23

    How to Look Like an Uber Geek

    in Technology

    Want to be a geek? How about an uber geek?? Then this Social Geek Radio episode is for you! Join Deb Evans and Jack Monson as they interiew one of their favorite guests Robin Raskin. Raskin was featured as a daily columnist on Yahoo! Tech, she was the founder and editor-in-chief of FamilyPC, editor of PC Magazine, and columnist for USA Today Online and the Gannett News Service. Robin has won numerous prizes for her coverage of technology. Her work has appeared on websites such as Mashable and the Huffington Post.  Robin will share how and why she developed new wearable technology product "Faux Glass" with listeners so tune in to learn how to get your own!

    Follow us on Twitter: @DebCE, @JackMonson and @RobinR