social media

Professor Hall tops list of best social media accounts for academics, reports UK's Guardian

Published: 24Mar2016

UK national newspaper The Guardian today published a list of their favourite blogs and social media accounts for academics. To no one's surprise Dr. Nathan Hall, of our Department of Educational...

Can Pharrell, Bono and other Davos regulars really change the world?

Published: 16Feb2015

The Globe’s roundup of research from business schools. ... Social media efforts prove good for a firm’s bottom line

Your friends have more friends than you do

Published: 18May2016

By Katherine Gombay, McGill Newsroom Research uncovers the inherently hierarchical nature of social media

The Next Page: Richard Pagé: Updating his Professional Profile

Published: 15Jul2015

Richard Pagé managed to stand out among his fellow alumni graduating from McGill’s School of Continuing Studies with the class of 2015. How did he do it? By posting the following update on LinkedIn...

Creating health awareness: A social media enabled collaboration

Published: 12Jun2014

Authors: Lapointe, Liette; Ramaprasad, Jui; Vedel, Isabelle Publication: Health and Technology Abstract:

Young moms using social media to find, buy products

Published: 13Aug2015

A majority of Canadian mothers now rely on social media platforms to both discover and buy products, a new report by Mintel suggests.

Today's Elevator Pitch -- It's Now On Social Media (Mainly)

Published: 27Jun2014

There’s no doubt about it: for many of us, the “traditional workplace” is a thing of the past. With the shift into digital — whether it’s telecommuting or starting a business — one thing is certain...

Using Social Media Tools in Teaching and Learning


From twitter to blogging, social media platforms can be effective in the classroom: these tools can increase communication skills, student participation, help link classroom experiences to the real...

Introducing Yammer - McGill's social network

Published: 28Sep2015

Want to start a book club or recruit people for a research project? Or maybe you just want to buy a used coffee table? Try Yammer....