Weekly Round-Up // March 28, 2013

After a brief hiatus, the weekly round-up is back! 




I’m a big fan of Social Media Breakfast – MSP and will be attending the session on social media marketing this Friday! I hear they are sold out but they do stream online if you were too late to get your tickets.

Cool internship opportunity for a very under-represented group: government communicators! Governor Mark Dayton’s office is hiring interns for the summer. If only I didn’t have a full-time job…

What’s in a sticker? Good Housekeeping’s “Seal of Approval” provides consumers the confidence they’re looking for in products. Did you know that if the products is defective, Good Housekeeping – not the manufacturer – will reimburse you? This was an interesting 5 minute story about their seal, which has been around since 1905! Another topic: Good Housekeeping’s re-design!

Ever wonder how to share that bad news with a person, community, or entire organization? Toastmasters published a great article about it here.

Rest in peace, Google Reader. Looking for another tool to manage your daily reads? Lifehacker gives some good alternatives.