Alexandra Samuel is a digital explorer.

For two decades, her research, writing 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 Harvard Business Review 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, her research, writing 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 Harvard Business Review to the boardrooms of Fortune 1000 companies, Alex sparks the conversations that turn organizations and people into online leaders.
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How I Tamed the Email Beast at Work

My cover story for The Wall Street Journal’s Leadership Report maps out a better approach to email, and shares my own success beaten email back to a manageable part of my work.

How people feel about sharing a name online

Thanks to the Internet, more and more of us have digital doubles: people who share our name, and may often be confused with us. I try to keep track of all the other people out there named “Alexandra Samuel”, and yet I also feel vaguely uncomfortable with...

The best data storytellers aren’t always the numbers people

This post originally appeared in The Harvard Business Review. Taking a cue from the rise of data journalism, brands that rely on content marketing are starting to use data to tell stories about their brands, customers and products. What makes this kind of “data...

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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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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...