Tag Archives: London Olympics

Social Media: Collective Voices Calling for NBC/Olympic Leadership

Check out UPI.com blogger Kate Stanton’s article, #NBCfail: NBC’s Olympics coverage gets social media backlash to see an excellent critique of NBC’s weak leadership in Olympic coverage. She writes: “NBC has decided to air most of the Olympics’ major events in prime-time to maximize viewership in the evening hours when most people are home–which means more revenue from […]

Leading with Symbols: Thomas Heatherwick’s Olympic Cauldron

Last night, the world was treated to an extraordinary, playful, and sometimes self-indulgent pageant of human history. It was all about the people — people dancing, people forging iron or herding sheep, people jumping on beds, people singing, people parading for their countries. It honored such great leaders as Winston Churchill, James Bond, Tim Berners-Lee, […]