Do women run Twitter?

To mark the anniversary of the first-ever tweet in March 2006, Cristen and Caroline take a look at how women use Twitter in greater numbers than men -- except when it comes to running the powerful social media enterprise.

Episode sources:

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"An Interview With Twitter's Forgotten Founder, Noah Glass" by Nicholas Carlson. April 13, 2011. Business Insider.

"How Twitter language reveals your gender -- or your friends'" by Ben Zimmer. Nov. 04, 2012. The Boston Globe.

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Topics in this Podcast: business, social media, Internet, Technology, Twitter, leadership, best of 2014 headlines