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An Insta Follow-Worthy Campus Leader

In this shorty episode, I’m digging into the streaming/gaming platform Twitch, University eSports and answering a listener question if departments should close social media accounts due to lack of engagement. However, the meat and potatoes of the episode is about how to be follow-worthy campus leader on Instagram. Don’t miss the final heartwaves segment, where I open up a bit about how I overcome setbacks. Get your earbuds ready and make sure to check out the show notes for all the goodies I mention!

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Notes from this Episode

WNYC: Twitch & Shout

University of Akron Esports

Ninja Is The First Twitch Streamer To Reach 10 Million Followers

Heroes of the Dorm
College Esports at the Fiesta Bowl
Ivy League Esports
Instagrammable Vice President

Presidents of Instagram

Let’s Get Real About Instagram
All Access Freshman Class

About Josie and The Podcast

In each episode, Dr. Josie Ahlquist – digital leadership author, researcher, and speaker – connects tech and leadership in education. This podcast will bring you leaders on-campus and online. From Senior Vice Presidents on Snapchat, YouTubers receiving billions of views and new media professionals. All through the lens of social media and leadership. Josie hopes you will not only learn from these digital leaders but also laugh as we all explore how to be our best selves online and off.
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