I've always been interested in why people do what they do, which has led me to develop a love for all things related to marketing and advertising. After my impending departure from my home away from home (Elon University) in May 2012, I hope to be able to pursue my passion for communications professionally. No matter what, I'll always be a strong believer in the power of music, karma, humor and dark chocolate. Twitter: @giegs1


How to Top iTunes Charts on Your Birthday

Jesse Ruben topped the iTunes charts with his newest record, with the help of social media, begging, and Apple’s mysterious iTunes algorithm.


How to Speak Google+

Chances are, Google+ jargon – “circled,” “sparked,” “+1’d” – will enter daily conversation and find a place in Gen Y’s vernacular soon enough.


You’re the Star of This Article: The Choose Your Own Adventure Books

If you’re from a different generation and/or you need a crash course on CYOA, go to section A. If you thought to yourself, “I remember those!” with excited enthusiasm, go to section B. If you want to know where CYOA books are today, go to section C.