Senator Hosts Google+ Hangout on Early Education

Hawaii State Senate Committee on Education Chair Jill Tokuda will utilize a Google+ Hangout today to discuss new legislation focused on early education with U.S. Senator Mazie K. Hirono and preschool providers from around the state. Tokuda previously used a Google+ Hangout to meet with public school principals, and has held several “Twitter Town Hall” meetings. Today’s focus will be the newly introduced Providing Resources Early … Continue reading Senator Hosts Google+ Hangout on Early Education

Social Madness Contest Returns

Pacific Business News, in conjunction with its parent company, is promoting the second annual “Social Madness” contest. The local and national challenge pits businesses against each other in a battle of social media savvy and reach. Hawaii companies interested in participating can sign up online. Since registration opened on March 1, PBN says that a handful of companies have already thrown their hats into the … Continue reading Social Madness Contest Returns

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PBN Pushes Social Media Contest

“How social media savvy is Hawaii, anyway?” asks Janis Magin, Managing Editor of Digital Content for Pacific Business News. She was lamenting the fact that only 20 companies had entered its “Social Madness” corporate challenge since it was launched on March 22. She notes that Austin has received 30 entries so far, and that response was described as “paltry.” “I follow a number of local businesses … Continue reading PBN Pushes Social Media Contest