1) PRSA Explores Certification of PR Professionals Bulldog Reporter
This news is sure to create drama.
But I welcome another way for professionals to differentiate themselves from the industry minority giving us a bad name.
2) Threadless to Open Retail Space Threadless
Threadless and its democratized manufacturing is cool on many levels.
By proxy, I also love retail. So news that Threadless is expanding into retail space in Chicago was big news. The store even doubles as a classroom. Smart.
3) Send E-Mail From Facebook Marketingfm
You can now send email from Facebook to non-Facebook members. For users, this means that Facebook now allows you to access Twitter, IM, video (not blocked by (my) IT like others) and email from one interface.
4) Rock On! There’s Cream Cheese! indexed
Another pointer to the indexed blog to remind everyone of the power of visuals. In this case, a dead simple visual communicates an idea effectively. Don't over think it!
Oh and if you've ever witnessed a co-worker squeal with glee upon the realization that there’s free food in the kitchen? You'll also appreciate this visual.