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Chief Digital Officer, @MetMuseum • hubby of @RoopaOnline • IG: • host, #smwknd •

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.

#SreeNonProfits: Workshop on digital & nonprofits

#SreeNonProfits: Workshop on digital & nonprofits — Feb. 25, 2016, hosted by @Columbia_SPS. Many thanks to the organizers, @causeglobal, @howardgr, @tomwatson. And great to be back @columbiajourn.

Does the Internet Make Us More Generous? — Crowdsourced funding for charity has also resulted in crowdsourced funding for non-charitable projects. While this doesn't meet the usual definition of generosity, it's clear that being generous is a major factor in why people participate. Related Questions Kickstarter, a funding source for creative projects, has raised pledges of almost $400 million for almost 75,000 projects (with a successful-completion rate of around 43%).

Setting Up Digital to Tell Stories to a Global Audience

Setting Up Digital to Tell Stories to a Global Audience — As the first Chief Digital Officer for the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York City, Sree Sreenivasan leads the charge in managing and producing digital content - which means storytelling for a global audience.

Next Steps in the Met's Digital Evolution

Next Steps in the Met's Digital Evolution — "Last week, the Met's Twitter feed marked the twentieth anniversary of the launch of the Museum's website. A look back at the press release, "Metropolitan Museum to inaugurate Internet homepage on World Wide Web," shows how forward-thinking the Met was at the time (this is almost two years before was registered as a domain and before some major U.S.

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Building Your Online Brand Voice

Building Your Online Brand Voice — As an entrepreneur, in many ways you're selling the idea of you, not just your products and services. Your clients aren't buying from a big corporate brand, so they need to get a sense of you - what you represent, your values and your beliefs.

5 social media lessons from Roger Ebert, @EbertChicago

5 social media lessons from Roger Ebert, @EbertChicago — It's appropriate that I learned on Twitter of the passing of Roger Ebert -- not only because that's the place I get most of my breaking news, but also because Ebert helped me understand the power of social media and helped me teach it to others.

Italia Innovation Program's Day in Venice

Italia Innovation Program's Day in Venice — July 1, 2015: Italia Innovation Program's #BackToItaly team spent a day working and playing in Venice. My wife (@roopaonline on Twitter & Instagram) and daughter (@thedurga on IG; her twin is away in Juventus camp) and I got to tag along for part of the day before a talk at Palazzo Grassi.

Harvard Social Media Academy: @Sree's Talk, Storified

Harvard Social Media Academy: @Sree's Talk, Storified — June 11, 2015: Social Media Day at Harvard for 100+ communications/PR folks across campus. Many thanks to @PerryHewitt, Chief Digital Officer of Harvard, for inviting me.

@Sree's #LearnSocMedia Tips by Sree Sreenivasan

@Sree's #LearnSocMedia Tips by Sree Sreenivasan — I've compiled more than 30 tips and pieces of advice in one place. What are your tips? Tweet with #learnsocmedia aand @sree. Or email: *** SHORTCUT TO THIS PAGE:
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May 06, 2016

Today I stepped out of a @nyctaxi without paying, thinking I was in an @Uber. The bemused driver said this happens.🚖

May 06, 2016

RT @preetalina: Social media changes constantly and #smwknd w/@sree looks like a great conf to stay up-to-date. Just got my ticket: https:/…

May 06, 2016

❗️On a DRY day, @MTA has to pump out 13 millions of water from NYC subway system. So what about days like today?☔️

May 06, 2016

.@dearconnie draws a fab cartoon every day. Let's get her more attention! Today's, plus an illustration from 2012.

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