The Time I Visited JetBlue Headquarters

As my friend Keith said, “The circle completes itself.” When I started traveling and interacting with JetBlue on Twitter, I never intended nor thought my journey would take me here… and yet, nevertheless, this week had me heading to JetBlue’s Long Island City headquarters to present to the crew members of JetBlue.  I had the opportunity to tell my story and present on my experiences being a loyal customer. If you’ve followed my journey with JetBlue, you know that it’s been a bit “unconventional.”  What started with a simple tweet became something so much more.  As… Read More

#ACPA15 Presentation: My Improbable Love Affair… with JetBlue

I’m excited to take the stage once again to be presenting a PechaKucha style presentation at the 2015 National Convention of ACPA-College Student Educators International.  Last year I did a more serious research-focused presentation and this year I’m going the fun and inspirational route.  I’ll post the video when it’s available, but until then, enjoy the slides!

Remembering the Wisdom of Steve Jobs on His Birthday

When I’m working at my desk, Steve Jobs watches over me.  He reminds me to keep things simple and strive for excellence.  Since today he would have turned 60 years old, I wanted to share a few of the quotes from him that remind me to stay hungry and foolish.

The Time Yahoo Travel Wrote An Article About JetBlue and Me

I was featured in a Yahoo Travel article highlighting some of my fun adventures with JetBlue.  It’s truly been a fun-filled amazing adventure… Link to Original Article Inside the Kooky (and Perk-Filled) World of a JetBlue Superfan Some people become fans of Star Wars or the Seahawks or Taylor Swift. But Paul Gordon Brown’s fandom has taken a different approach: He’s arguably JetBlue’s No. 1 fan, and the company, in turn, is happy to be his social media BFF. How happy? When Brown recently tweeted, “I keep telling people, ‘I have a hot date tonight.’ Translation:… Read More

Send A “Student Development Valentine” To Your Favorite Student Affairs Pro

I didn’t come up with this idea, but I sure wish I had… because it’s BRILLIANT.  Use a famous student development theorist to say “I love you” to that special student affairs professional in your life.  Damien Snook posted these last year, and I decided to re-share his and add a few of my own.  Damien’s designs appeared in the Cronk of Higher Education and are also here.  Damien’s also on twitter.  Give him a shout out and thank him for sharing his amazing idea! Click the valentine to go to a share page: Bonus!  Damien added a few… Read More