Wanna get away?

With the holidays right around the corner, it’s time to talk turkey travel. We rounded up some expert jetsetters who maximize their social media connections to get the most bang for their buck. Join us for their insight and insider information on November 20th for a panel discussion that you’ll be able to use when...

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DC Social Media and The Government Shutdown

Oct 14, 13 DC Social Media and The Government Shutdown

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The government shutdown has affected us in many ways. Here is a roundup for all the crazy, interesting, and free things to keep you busy around DC, as crowd sourced through social media. If we missed any shutdown activities around DC, feel free to add them to the comments or tweet them to @SMCDC. The lawn mower hero we need, but...

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#Shutdown

Oct 01, 13 #Shutdown

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Oh the forlorn furlough. Yes it’s a sad day in DC for the federal employee. But are you going to take this shutdown lying down?! No sir! It’s time to get applying, putting your invauable government experience to the test and taking in all the freebies you can reap from the sympathetic (incuding but not limited to...

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Social Media and Collective Tragedy: Choose Your Own Adventure

Sep 27, 13 Social Media and Collective Tragedy: Choose Your Own Adventure

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The recent anniversary of the 9/11 attacks prompted an internal conversation among members of the SMCDC team about what is appropriate, if anything, to post on such a significant day. Yes, it’s pathetic to think of social media on anniversaries of tragic events (oh, the humanity, literally), but the fact is that national tragedies...

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The Government’s Role in Social Media

Sep 26, 13 The Government’s Role in Social Media

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Summer might be over but that doesn’t mean the blockbusters are done. The DC Social Media Club kicked off our 2013-2014 season with an epic event to discuss the government’s role in Social Media. Afraid of “Big Government?” Not us. We gathered up seven top federal agencies using social media and streamed in three innovative...

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Spirit: The SnapChat of Twitter

Sep 11, 13 Spirit: The SnapChat of Twitter

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Remember that not-so-proud night you had on Twitter that forced you to delete your reckless Tweets after you woke up the next morning? Maybe you were in undergrad and you told your mom you were going to the library (which was actually a bar called The Library)? Or maybe you were in the middle of a nasty Twitter feud with a Miley...

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