Three Big Problems Health Care Organizations Using Workplace Don’t Have

  • Posted by Michelle O'Gara
  • On September 18, 2017
Workplace by Facebook is a powerful, state-of-the-art internal communication platform that can revolutionize employee-to-employee communications, but it is not without some downsides. Learning new technology can sometimes be overwhelming for staff, especially if they do not use a computer to perform their job; Facebook’s “big brother is watching” reputation comes with some privacy concerns; and […]
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Workplace by Facebook For Health Care: How to deal with the top three use concerns

  • Posted by Michelle O'Gara
  • On July 24, 2017
There’s no question that social media are a game-changer – and so is Workplace by Facebook. Facebook currently connects more than 1.94 billion monthly active users on its public-facing network site. One could wager that many of those users work for the same health care organization as you. Health care thought leaders such as the […]
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Employee Audience Segmentation: Implementing Workplace By Facebook in a Health Care Setting

  • Posted by Michelle O'Gara
  • On June 2, 2017
Excerpt from “Implementing Workplace By Facebook in a Health Care Setting” by Michelle O’Gara, a 2017 thesis submitted in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of Master of Arts in Public Relations, Iona College. For traditional marketing campaigns, communications professionals identify a target audience through a process of connecting demographic/psychographic data with the […]
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Chris Cornell: What Nobody Is Talking About

  • Posted by Michelle O'Gara
  • On May 22, 2017
Fame can be dangerous and too often it is fatal. It was for Chris Cornell. When you are a celebrity, you are no longer a person, you become a commodity. And all your humanness—from your beautiful, raw talent to your beastly addictions—gets shielded by three layers of people all protecting their own self-interests. First, there […]
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Welcome To The Jungle, Michelle

  • Posted by Michelle O'Gara
  • On June 28, 2016
Chapter One: MTV, Guns N’ Roses, A Girl Named Michelle In 1987, my Saturday morning cartoon telly trance switched to a new ritual of dancing to MTV’s top ten videos. At 14 years old, I could walk like an Egyptian, ‘Bailar’ La Bamba, and perfected the Dirty Dancing lift in my friend Courtney’s pool. While […]
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“The Affair” Season Two: Who Killed Scotty Lockhart?

  • Posted by Michelle O'Gara
  • On December 16, 2015
Flashing Forward To “The End” of Season Two of Showtime’s Captivating Drama. NEW YORK, Dec. 15, 2015 – With the finale of season two of Showtime’s “The Affair” fast approaching, I admit to being fixated on who killed Scotty Lockhart. Here are the characters I DON’T think did it: Bruce Butler (John Doman) Is Bruce […]
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