The growing number of social networking sites
April 5, 2017
About three weeks ago, I, along with a newspaper employee, attended an all-day seminar at the Gaylord School of Communications on the Oklahoma University campus. It was grueling. We were to be there at 8 a.m. and it was to wind up at 5:30 p.m. with lunch at your desk without leaving the room.
About 80 people forked over the money to attend (including two or three from NWOSU). It cost our newspaper about $500 when mileage, a couple of motel rooms and tuition was included. The speakers were excellent and had plenty of PowerPoint slides.
Two things stuck in my mind from the day: traditional in...