Quick Hits, Week 7
Matt Asay, “Why Every Tech Company Needs an English Major”
“Now that I run marketing for a software startup, the need for strong communicators is obvious to me. Blindingly so. But I still find the English majors among us don’t make nearly enough of their writing skills. Just as GitHub is the new résumé for engineers, so, too, should social media and blogs be the résumé for would-be marketers. If you can write, show it. “
Matt Steel, “Why I left Facebook”
A good example of how sometimes the best social media strategy is to not use a particular platform.