Alexandra Samuel is a digital explorer.

For two decades Alexandra’s writing, research and speaking have shaped the way we use and understand the Internet. An internationally recognized expert on the business and social impact of technology, Alex works with the world’s leading companies, NGOs and publications to craft the stories and strategies that define how we live and work online.
From the pages of The Wall Street Journal to the boardrooms of Fortune 1000 companies, Alex sparks the conversations that turn organizations and people into online leaders.

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Alex is a frequent speaker on how technology affects businesses, communities and families. From big-picture insights into sharing economy and data-driven business, to the nuts-and-bolts of working with social media or managing kids’ screen time, find out how Alex can help inspire and inform your audience.

Alexandra Samuel is a digital explorer.

For two decades Alexandra’s writing, research and speaking have shaped the way we use and understand the Internet. An internationally recognized expert on the business and social impact of technology, Alex works with the world’s leading companies, NGOs and publications to craft the stories and strategies that define how we live and work online.
From the pages of The Wall Street Journal t to the boardrooms of Fortune 1000 companies, Alex sparks the conversations that turn organizations and people into online leaders.
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How to Raise the Next Mark Zuckerberg

Investors and tech geeks love to talk about "unicorns": tech startups that are worth $1 billion or more. Incredibly, many of these dazzling success stories, like Facebook and Snapchat, have been launched by people in their early twenties. Other multi-million-dollar...

Why parents shouldn’t feel technology shame

I’ve spent the past two years conducting a series of surveys on how families manage technology, gathering data from more than 10,000 North American parents. And it turns out that the most successful strategy, far from exiling technology, actually embraces it.

In The Orange Dot: Is my kid addicted to tech or am I just old?

Is obsession with social media metrics a heritable trait? That's the fear that led to my latest piece for The Orange Dot, on the growing preoccupation with social media metrics.  As I write in that piece, Thoughtful adults may be able to keep their social media...

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What if you could use online tools the way Alex does: to beat digital overload and focus on the work that matters most?

Now you can learn to use social media like a pro. Work Smarter with Social Media: A Guide to Managing Evernote, Twitter, LinkedIn and Your Email is a new book from the Harvard Business Review Press that shares Alex’s approach to using social media on the job.

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In The Orange Dot: Is my kid addicted to tech or am I just old?

Is obsession with social media metrics a heritable trait? That's the fear that led to my latest piece for The Orange Dot, on the growing preoccupation with social media metrics.  As I write in that piece, Thoughtful adults may be able to keep their social media...

An open letter to the police officer who helped my autistic son

I was sitting on the sidewalk when I suddenly realized you were standing over me. Well, not directly on the sidewalk: I was sitting on top of my kicking, screaming, 10-year-old son. I thank heaven that you were the police officer who came to the scene. We were on...