Shareology is grateful to Joel E. Carlson ( @JoelECarlson ) for his recent Twitterview of her. His Twitterview concept is innovative, using Twitter to dig deeper into various Tweeple.
Below is said Twitterview:
@KayLoire – Good morning! How ya doing?
Q – #1 I’m doing great! Now @KayLoire, how did you end up in MN – born, moved or started college here?
A: moved here after college, both and raised in South Dakota, born at Holy Infant Hospital in Hoven, SD
Q – #2 So what courses did you take in college, and what did you do after you graduated?
A: started as math major, then English, finally theatre, graduated in speech and spent the summer after at Black Hills Playhouse in Custer SD
Q – #3 Interesting. So what kinds of things did you do at the Black Hills Playhouse?
A: LOL: after proving that I cannot sing nor dance, reverted to my true love, lighting and ran the follow spot for Fiddler on the Roof.
Q – #4 So lets fast-forward to now. What is it that you do now, and what has your Social Media experience been like?
A: After all that liberal arts, I finished my MBA in marketing in 2008, and noticed that marketing has new tools called social media
I began exploring social media, first with LinkedIn, about a year ago with Twitter, then last July I launched Shareology
After discovering #smbmsp and #MIMA, I found I live in one of the most intriguing social media cities around!
Q – #5 I’ve followed you on @KayLoire and Shareology. What would you say is the theme of your blog?
A: That was the initial challenge: I focus on social media, marketing, retail and networking: whew!
Q – #6 A broad spectrum of flavors on your blog. So @KayLoire, you mentioned #smbmsp & #mima. How many events/groups do you support?
A: #smbmsp (yay!) and #mima, I attend #minnebar and I am guaranteed a guest spot at #unsummit (ask @myklroventine)
also Smiling and Dialing, SAMSnet, Executive Marketing Guild: networking is key to growth and learning @
Q – #7 I’ve also seen you at the “Huddle”, (@AgencyBabylon) & #jmu612. Networking is important. Who are some new ppl to you?
A: Some folks I’ve met thru SM include @emilyjmc @ColleenMick @GirlMeetsGeek and @Rribbitz – stars all!!!
I would be very remiss if I didn’t mention my sm mentor/partner @AgencyBabylon – w/o whom Shareology would not exist
Q – #8 Great! So now more about you: Favorite restaurant, store, blog & event?
A: Favorites: Cafe Maude, Nancy Nelson’s Our Little Secret, @AgencyBabylon Alphabet Bash
oh and one favorite place: Vernal Falls in Yosemite — great climb — and the magnitude of the falls is enormous
Q – #9 Okay. So to end today’s Twitterview – What final thought or mantra would you like to share with
A: explore, innovate, learn! and always keep a vice in reserve.
Joel, here’s a huge salute to YOUR innovation! Best wishes always @KayLoire aka Shareology
@JoelECarlson – Thank you so much for your kind praise! I appreciate your time and your comments today. Have a great weekend @KayLoire!
Joel and more of his Twitterviews can be found at:
Kay Roseland @KayLoire