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New York, NY
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Chief Digital Officer, @MetMuseum • 21yrs @ColumbiaJourn/@Columbia • 15yrs++ @RoopaOnline • PODCAST:

What was your first job as a journalist?

I worked as an intern at the Fiji Sun. First paid job was as a proofreader for the Sunday Observer in New Delhi, India.

Have you ever used a typewriter?

Yes, I learned to type on a typewriter when I was 11. My mom thought it was a handy skill to acquire and she was right!

Who's your favorite fictional journalist?

Kermit the Frog.

Personal Branding Helps Journalists, Media Professionals Stand Out — DNAinfo Contributing Editor It's important, now more than ever, for journalists to do all they can to make sure their work stands out in the crowd. One way journalists can achieve this is by making sure they're always thinking about personal branding. In the old days, that is, say, 2005, the work of journalists spoke for itself.

Facebook's 'lie' button and other fun from Shorty Awards — The Shorty Awards honor excellence in social media. So just how do the rest of us get better at this "social thing"? Like the medium they honor -- social media -- the Shorty Awards are whimsical, fun, and irreverent, with a pinch of seriousness, activism, and social good thrown into the mix.

The most Twittery journalists of them all — Exclusive A year-end look at some journalist stats on Twitter (including the most-followed journalists) provided by MuckRack, a sort of LinkedIn for media professionals.

Six Ways Journalists Can Use Twitter Better — DNAinfo Contributing Editor For several months now, I have been thinking about how journalists can use Twitter in smarter ways. Here's a compilation of ideas - many of them found, of course, on Twitter itself. GET TO KNOW TWITTER BETTER: Too many journalists still don't understand Twitter.

Tips from a social media one-night stand — Some thoughts and advice from the latest in a series of advanced social media workshops around the country. Some say the classes have a memorable name.

Four lessons from a single successful tweet — What I learned from a single tweet about Facebook's 1 billion users announcement One of the things I try to do on this blog is share what I learn about the fast-changing, confusing world of Twitter.

#LondonNotNYC - through @Sree's iPhone — When I visited London in Sept-Oct 2014, I posted photos that I described thus: Signs you're in London, not NYC.

TV SPORTS: Kevin Negandhi, Adnan Virk anchor "SportsCenter" episode — Earlier tonight, after a day of work and teaching, I sat down with my dinner to watch the 10 p.m. ESPN "SportsCenter" (which was on ESPNews because of college football). It was a major sports day: playoff baseball featuring Yankees v. Twins and Giants vs.

@Sree's London Social Media One-Night Stand on Tue, Sep 30 @ 5:30pm. #sreeldn — Tue, Sep 30 @ 5:30pm at Business & IP Centre The British Library | Free social media workshop in London hosted by @Sree, chief digital officer of @MetMuseum. Hosted by @BIPC @britishlibrary. #sreeldn

ESSAY: Hari Sreenivasan on becoming an American citizen — Hari Sreenivasan, of the CBS News Dallas bureau, and annual co-host of the SAJA Convention's gala dinner, is someone I have known for more than a decade. We aren't related, but get confused for brothers all the time.
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Jan 28, 2015

RT @MEOjobs: St. John's University invites applicants for tenure-track Assistant Professor of Journalism:… @StJohnsU @sree

Jan 28, 2015

JOB! Columbia College Chicago @columbiachi seeking chair of Dept of Communication & Media Innovation • ht @tcpuente

Jan 28, 2015

RT @metmuseum: Happy birthday to Jackson Pollock, born in 1912. Celebrate with "Autumn Rhythm (Number 30)."

Jan 28, 2015

Mama said there'd be days like this. Actually, she didn't. By @tomfishburne #entreptips

Jan 28, 2015

8 questions about resumes, answered by @google HR chief @LaszloBock2718 • ht @adammgrant

Jan 28, 2015

5 steps you can take NOW to make your life better, by @roopaonline (my wife, follow her)

Jan 28, 2015

Excited my dad's 4th book, @amazonIN bestseller, is now ebook. Look inside:… @sreeniv @dsiyer

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