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Why Your Personal Trainer Will Not Change Your Life

Caitlyn Corradino | Posted 07.05.2016 | Healthy Living
Caitlyn Corradino

As a fitness instructor, I am concerned by how our jobs are portrayed on social media. Over-produced workout tutorials, super-polished before and after photos, and ever-present ads for expensive active wear have added a bunch of unnecessary glamor to working out.

Facebook 2.0 The Era of the Unfriend Button

Saul Juan Antonio Cuautle | Posted 06.15.2016 | Technology
Saul Juan Antonio Cuautle

Facebook users are fucked. Since pretty much every human in the modern world uses Facebook, we're all fucked. For those of us that have been on Faceb...

#FredinChina: Contrasting opinions about the racist ad in China

Fred Raillard | Posted 06.08.2016 | Technology
Fred Raillard

I'm Fred Raillard, CEO, Co-founder and Creative Chief Officer of FRED & FARID, a social, content, tech solutions for brands company based in Paris, Sh...

#FredinChina: Two police scandals revealed on social networks shake China

Fred Raillard | Posted 05.31.2016 | Technology
Fred Raillard

I'm Fred Raillard, CEO, Co-founder and Creative Chief Officer of FRED & FARID, a social, content, tech solutions for brands company based in Paris, Sh...

#FredinChina: A producer uses live stream to boost Chinese Pride over US movies

Fred Raillard | Posted 05.24.2016 | Technology
Fred Raillard

I'm Fred Raillard, CEO, Co-founder and Creative Chief Officer of FRED & FARID, a social, content, tech solutions for brands company based in Paris, Sh...

Networking Tips That Can Improve Your Media Relations Efforts

Richard Lorenzen | Posted 05.20.2016 | Business
Richard Lorenzen

When it comes to finding success with media relations, one of the best things that you can do is to have a strong network of contacts to rely on whene...

5 Social Media Don'ts

Dinorah Nieves | Posted 05.16.2016 | Technology
Dinorah Nieves

There are over 7 billion people walking the earth and almost half of them are internet users. Among Americans alone, research shows that 65% of adults...

#FredinChina: Durex launches the weirdest PR event ever

Fred Raillard | Posted 05.03.2016 | Technology
Fred Raillard

I'm Fred Raillard, CEO, Co-founder and Creative Chief Officer of FRED & FARID, a social, content, tech solutions for brands company based in Paris, Sh...

The LinkedIn Groups Have Become Ghost Towns

JD Gershbein | Posted 03.22.2016 | Business
JD Gershbein

As the site has evolved, the LinkedIn groups seem to have lost their luster, almost as if they have been forgotten. Many have dried up altogether.

Power Facebook Tips to Help Job Seekers to Become More Attractive to Potential Employers

Matt Sweetwood | Posted 03.01.2016 | Business
Matt Sweetwood

If you are not using your personal Facebook as a tool to build awareness for yourself in the job market, you are missing out on a very powerful and fr...

Young & Entrepreneurial: Harvard Student Drops Out To Pursue Social Network for Research

David Ongchoco | Posted 02.21.2016 | Business
David Ongchoco

This article is part of the Young & Entrepreneurial series that features young startup founders and entrepreneurs. You can see past features here. To ...

The Future of Twitter? Statistics Show 2016 Death

David Giannetto | Posted 02.15.2016 | Business
David Giannetto

Right now everyone is hoping Jack Dorsey's "innovator intuition" will revitalize Twitter just because Steve Jobs did it at Apple. But set aside hope and let's look at some cold, hard facts to see if Twitter can survive.

#FredinChina: Alibaba Wins the Chinese New Year

Fred Raillard | Posted 02.23.2016 | Technology
Fred Raillard

This week Alibaba, the Chinese giant e-commerce company, is the brand which has been the most talked about in China. A few years ago Alibaba launched a big e-commerce festival on the 11th of November called 11.11, which is the Chinese equivalent to Black Friday in the US.

Twitter is Trapped Not By 140 Characters But By Its Own Success

Bhaskar Chakravorti | Posted 01.30.2016 | Business
Bhaskar Chakravorti

Twitter is in a state of crisis. The stock has tanked since co-founder Jack Dorsey returned as chief executive. Four of 10 top executives just left. With takeover rumors swirling Dorsey must think outside the box and reinvent the one-time darling of social media.

Social Sharing Apps That Will Change Your Life

Sherry Gray | Posted 01.27.2016 | Technology
Sherry Gray

It's not just cat videos anymore. Social sharing has created a whole new economy, and the possibilities are wide open. The sharing economy is huge, a...

Deconstructing LinkedIn

JD Gershbein | Posted 12.31.2015 | Business
JD Gershbein

Dubbed as "the largest professional network in the world," and rightfully so, LinkedIn is an ever-expanding, interactive social medium that serves its constituents in a variety of ways.

The High Cost of Casual Coffee Meetings

Ann marie Houghtailing | Posted 12.10.2015 | Business
Ann marie Houghtailing

Somebody along the way probably told you that going to coffee with people is an inexpensive business development activity. They lied to you or perhaps...

In the Face of Financial Odds, Millennials Lean Into Their Network

Yee Lee | Posted 11.23.2015 | Technology
Yee Lee

It is well known millennials are great at leveraging their personal networks for financial matters from finding a job to finding an apartment. Do not be surprised to see this generation apply this same attitude of open-sharing across other financial services as well.

Being Alone or Social: What is The Best Choice to Have a Healthy Lifestyle?

Gurdeep Pandher | Posted 10.08.2015 | Healthy Living
Gurdeep Pandher

Although the balance may seem awkward or difficult to strike at first, it will get easier. Soon, it will be second nature and life will become much richer when happiness is not only dependent on others. There is nothing more rewarding at times than to be able to wear pajamas the whole day and simply use the time as one pleases.

The Video (YouTube) Revolution in Politics

Michelle Kraus | Posted 09.16.2015 | Politics
Michelle Kraus

The media and pundits are really missing the boat by solely extolling the virtues of a petty billionaire demagogue named Donald Trump, and beating on Hillary because her name is Clinton -- instead of looking at the new trends available over social media.

Before Maternity Leave: Giving Birth and Getting (Right) Back to Work

Katherine Wintsch | Posted 08.27.2015 | Parents
Katherine Wintsch

It was astonishing to realize that just one generation ago almost none of today's modern -- albeit often mediocre -- maternity policies even existed.

This Social Network Could Help You Get Into Your Dream College

The Huffington Post | Alexandra Ma | Posted 08.18.2015 | Technology

Applying to college isn't easy, or cheap. Across the world, more and more students are hiring private college counselors who can guide them through th...

Navigating Risk and Design in Startups

Soren Petersen | Posted 08.11.2015 | Business
Soren Petersen

Startups still remain one of the best vehicles for future progress, however it is important not to be blind to the market, technology and execution risk and to establish the most important connections between capabilities and user needs (job yet to be done.)

Stop Telling Me to Quit Facebook

Deborah Sweeney | Posted 08.07.2015 | Technology
Deborah Sweeney

Facebook, like any social media platform, is distracting if you allow it. Remember when cell phones came out for the first time and everyone was calling them a distraction? It's all about learning how to manage your time effectively with technology.

Eastern Charm to Corporate Leadership: My Inspirations From Indian Weddings

Karthik Rajan | Posted 07.15.2016 | Business
Karthik Rajan

Why people embark on a journey to show up at an Indian wedding is more than a social obligation -- to engage, to enjoy, to contribute, to participate and above all feel good about themselves and for the people around them.