School students make headlines

You’re standing in front of a room full of 15-year old students who are about to make some very important decisions that will set them on their course for the future. Heavy stuff at such a young age. What would you like to say to them, knowing what you know now? It’s not so much a question of what, but …

Mind the hashtag

Before Twitter and the ensuing rise of Instagram, Pinterest, YouTube and other tag-happy social platforms, the hashtag key on your keyboard would’ve stayed relatively untouched. In fact, when I think about it, in what context were hashtags used before social media? Now they are everywhere, even entering into speech as a way to express emotion (#annoying). But today, a hashtag …