My Relationship with @JetBlue and what it Taught Me about Life, Love and Social Media

I took Dr. Jerry Kane‘s ISYS6621: Social Media for Managers course at Boston College back in the Spring of 2013.  One of the assignments for the course is to give a brief, 5-6 minute, presentation about a social media trend or case study.  At the beginning of each semester, he has previous students come in and share their’s as an example.  Since I’ve been working on some new material, I put together this new presentation on the airline JetBlue’s social media efforts.  Those that follow me know that our relationship is… ahem… unconventional.  So here… Read More

How I Took 31 Trips, 65 Flights, and Traveled 95,279 Miles in 1 Year

This week marks the 1 year anniversary of my “travel binge.”  When I began this journey, I felt a little lost and depressed. I needed a change of scenery. When I booked a flight to see my old friend Laura in Dallas last year, I didn’t expect it to turn into this.  Being in a new location, however, and spending time with an old friend, did wonders for me! When I returned to Boston, however, many of my same feelings of drifting returned.  So, I booked more flights… and more. In essence… Read More