Alexandra Samuel

Alexandra is the Vice-President of Social Media for Vision Critical and the author of the Work Smarter with Social Media series for Harvard Business Review Press. Her writing, speaking and research focuses on how people and organizations can work smarter and live better by making effective use of social media. She blogs about social media for the Harvard Business Review and is represented for speaking engagements by the Lavin Agency.

Keys weekly piano bar on Bute brings out the showtune fanatic in us all

“And I’m telling you, I’m not going!" The swooping melody from Dreamgirls helped secure Jennifer Hudson an Oscar for her vocal acrobatics. But the powerhouse vocals filling the room aren’t J-Hud’s:...

How to parent in a digital world

How should we prepare our kids for an online world? That’s the question I’ll help families address in my March 4th workshop for Hollyhock Vancouver on How to Parent in a Digital World, and it’s a...

Father's Day: it's never too late to be a better dad

If you have young kids, Father’s Day preparations in your house probably look a lot like they do in ours: shopping for a present, lecturing the kids to let Daddy sleep in,  and surreptitiously...