[1/2] Tweeps: I am applying to be a community coordinator at The @BaltimoreSun. http://bit.ly/bRWCc7 #HireSteveThursday, Aug. 12, 2010, 10:35 a.m. EDT via web

[2/2] To supplement my application, I'm inviting those who've worked with me to share their experiences using the #HireSteve hashtag.Thursday, Aug. 12, 2010, 10:35 a.m. EDT via web

#HireSteve participants could start like this: I went 2 college w/ Steve. In a couple words, he is ADJ & ADJ. Then, just let the convo flow!Thursday, Aug. 12, 2010, 10:41 a.m. EDT via web

OK, I only know @stephencearley online, so I can't help much, but I do like his #HireSteve Twitter campaign (reminds me of a couple others).Thursday, Aug. 12, 2010, 10:44 a.m. EDT via web

@stevebuttry Thanks. You are helping. You're getting the conversation started! #HireSteveThursday, Aug. 12, 2010, 10:48 a.m. EDT via web

I should also note that @stephencearley writes well and gets @TBD. #HireSteve http://bit.ly/9oKOJi http://bit.ly/c9jSRd http://bit.ly/chCmLgThursday, Aug. 12, 2010, 10:48 a.m. EDT via web

#HireSteve! Went to grad school with him..he is focused and digital media saavy. A great blend of intellectual, journalist, and team player!Thursday, Aug. 12, 2010, 10:54 a.m. EDT via web

I had the pleasure of being a colleague of @Stephencearley at the @DailyFreeman. Hey @BaltimoreSun, it's your loss if you don't #HireSteveThursday, Aug. 12, 2010, 10:57 a.m. EDT via TweetDeck

A year ago, @stephencearley and I were planning a football preview package. #HireSteve The guy knows how to tell stories across platformsThursday, Aug. 12, 2010, 11:08 a.m. EDT via TweetDeck

Steve is highly focused and professional - not to mention a strong writer and social media ninja! #HireSteve - Twitter references? Genius!Thursday, Aug. 12, 2010, 11:12 a.m. EDT via web

One more thing...he is also generous. As a new career counselor to Elon he graciously connected with me to see how he could help. #HireSteveThursday, Aug. 12, 2010, 11:15 a.m. EDT via web

Went to grad school with Steve: he's focused, driven, and a great storyteller. His videos captured the raw emotions behind iMedia #HireSteveThursday, Aug. 12, 2010, 11:24 a.m. EDT via web

Interesting #HireSteve conversation rolling. Good luck, @stephencearley!Thursday, Aug. 12, 2010, 11:35 a.m. EDT via web

Are these the raw iMedia emotions you speak of @Joyost? His excellent Panama vlog. Yet another reason to #HireSteve http://bit.ly/4odO2cThursday, Aug. 12, 2010, 11:36 a.m. EDT via TweetDeck

RT @stevebuttry: Interesting #HireSteve conversation rolling. Good luck, @stephencearley! ^hgThursday, Aug. 12, 2010, 11:38 a.m. EDT via HootSuite

He can also do event planning, as he coordinated our iMedia IMX Showcase. #HireSteve http://blogs.elon.edu/elonimx/Thursday, Aug. 12, 2010, 11:39 a.m. EDT via web

@stephencearley Good luck. I hope you get the job. I like your strategy. #HiresteveThursday, Aug. 12, 2010, 11:39 a.m. EDT via web

Steve is a storyteller at heart. He is a great writer with professionalism and dedication to spread conversation via new media #HireSteveThursday, Aug. 12, 2010, 11:40 a.m. EDT via web

I taught Steve in the grad program and saw that his writing AND design work is anchored by meticulously organized thinking. #HireSteveThursday, Aug. 12, 2010, 11:44 a.m. EDT via web

@brookcorwin Indeed they are! #HireSteve http://bit.ly/4odO2cThursday, Aug. 12, 2010, 11:45 a.m. EDT via web

I agree that he's a solid storyteller, but he's also a strategist, and that's the perfect combination for community building. #HireSteveThursday, Aug. 12, 2010, 11:49 a.m. EDT via web

Elon University '04, G'10 alum @stephencearley using #HireSteve for branding, iMedia job hunt strategy. #higheredThursday, Aug. 12, 2010, 11:52 a.m. EDT via TweetDeck

Thanks, #HireSteve tweeters! Good call including links. A lot of this, esp. "social media ninja," I'd never be comfortable saying myself.Thursday, Aug. 12, 2010, 11:53 a.m. EDT via web

@lalorek Thanks for the #HireSteve well wishes!Thursday, Aug. 12, 2010, 11:56 a.m. EDT via web

Elon University '04, G'10 alum @stephencearley using #HireSteve for branding, iMedia job hunt strategy. #higheredThursday, Aug. 12, 2010, 11:57 a.m. EDT via web

Steve and I created @JournalismLives together. He writes, designs and develops for the web like a champ. #HireSteveThursday, Aug. 12, 2010, 12:05 p.m. EDT via Seesmic

@stephencearley took two of my grad courses in interactive media and excelled at EVERYTHING he did. Outstanding journalist! #HireSteveThursday, Aug. 12, 2010, 12:07 p.m. EDT via web

Hey @baltimoresun, etc., Steve Earley is a new-media innovator who understands how to communicate and horizon-scan to stay on top #HireSteveThursday, Aug. 12, 2010, 12:11 p.m. EDT via web

Appreciate it! #HireSteve RT @lcatino @stephencearley WOW. What a clever idea. ... Frm one Eloner to another #goodluck!Thursday, Aug. 12, 2010, 12:12 p.m. EDT via web

He's the most thorough, focused person I know. Passionate about journalism's future, and let's face it, he's one creative dude! #HireSteveThursday, Aug. 12, 2010, 12:14 p.m. EDT via Seesmic

I think @stephencearley's #HireSteve campaign is an inspired idea, and wish him luck. But I'm already dreading the inevitable copycats.Thursday, Aug. 12, 2010, 12:17 p.m. EDT via TweetDeck

You blink & you miss something important. Check out @stephencearley's effort to get with w/the Balt. Sun. #HireSteve I know him. He's good.Thursday, Aug. 12, 2010, 12:24 p.m. EDT via web

@thedigitalists Thank you, but I can't claim complete credit for this idea. I've read about efforts similar to #HireSteve before.Thursday, Aug. 12, 2010, 12:27 p.m. EDT via web

I joined @stephencearley on that fly-in trip to Panama. He interviewed subjects and then developed that site for their stories #HireSteveThursday, Aug. 12, 2010, 1:21 p.m. EDT via TweetDeck

My buddy @stephencearley is comms job hunting. Smart, dedicated, hard worker I can vouch 4 from working several projects together #HireSteveThursday, Aug. 12, 2010, 2:18 p.m. EDT via UberTwitter

Dear @baltimoresun, etc. @steveearley is a new media professional w/ ambition and skills to draw more rdrs and rev. to your paper #HireSteveThursday, Aug. 12, 2010, 2:19 p.m. EDT via web

@Seahawksean @zackpund Thanks, guys. The @steveearley handle Sean mentioned features my live tweeting. This is my main account. #HireSteveThursday, Aug. 12, 2010, 3:07 p.m. EDT via web

RT @stephencearley: Normally search in your browser? Today's one of those days it's worth going to Google home page | Totally! & #hiresteveThursday, Aug. 12, 2010, 3:36 p.m. EDT via TweetDeck

Get Steve Earley on your team! He's passionate, experienced and talented. I've seen this consummate journalist at work. Awesome! #HIRESTEVEThursday, Aug. 12, 2010, 5:20 p.m. EDT via web

Way to keep #HireSteve going, everyone. This has been fun and instructive for me, and, I hope, useful for those evaluating me.Thursday, Aug. 12, 2010, 5:40 p.m. EDT via web

Social media? Check. Experience journalist? Check. More organized than anyone? Ever? Check. Do yourself a favor - hire this dude. #HireSteveThursday, Aug. 12, 2010, 5:53 p.m. EDT via web

Also, the best e-mail writer I've ever seen. #HireSteveThursday, Aug. 12, 2010, 5:54 p.m. EDT via web

Ditto! Always entertaining. RT @cbritain: Also, the best e-mail writer I've ever seen. #HireSteveThursday, Aug. 12, 2010, 6:04 p.m. EDT via Seesmic

@cbritain @DavidAKennedy Haha. The well-crafted e-mail is a dying art. Someone's gotta defend it. #HireSteveThursday, Aug. 12, 2010, 6:18 p.m. EDT via web

@AnnaTarkov You'll have to ask Steve! He just has a quality that makes people want to market him to others. Mind control, maybe? #HireSteveThursday, Aug. 12, 2010, 6:39 p.m. EDT via web

If Steve Earley isn't a keeper, I don't know who is. Hard working, driven, innovative, sense of humor...get him on your team! #HIRESTEVEThursday, Aug. 12, 2010, 9:55 p.m. via web

Steve is one of the most focused and hardworking people I have ever met. He would be an asset to any media company. #HIRESTEVEThursday, Aug. 12, 2010, 10:11 p.m. EDT via TweetDeck

[Is Google Making Us Stupid?][http://www.myfox8.com/wghp-br-google-100418,0,4926095.story] The #HIreSteve campaign made me think of this.Thursday, Aug. 12, 2010, 11:49 p.m. EDT via web

#FF @stephencearley #hireSteveFriday, Aug. 13, 2010, 12:30 p.m. EDT via web

@Joyost Right back atcha! Tweeps: If you're interested in Android and the future of mobile, follow @Joyost #FF #HireSteveFriday, Aug. 13, 2010, 12:42 p.m. EDT via web

RT@stephencearley RT @10000Words Check out this list of 11 must-follow news photoblogs http://is.gd/eg37n #photojournalism #HireSteveFriday, Aug. 13, 2010, 12:49 p.m. via web

More #FF shout outs to #HireSteve tweeters TK throughout the day. Thanks, everyone! @heresasianjon @ivanlajara @RRWADE @stevebuttryFriday, Aug. 13, 2010, 1:14 p.m. EDT via web

Oh yeah, #HireSteve ! RT @stephencearley: More #FF shout outs to #HireSteve tweeters @heresasianjon @ivanlajara @RRWADE @stevebuttryFriday, Aug. 13, 2010, 1:18 p.m. EDT via TweetDeck

#HireSteve because his @stephencearley account is a great #FF for insights on the latest trends in multimedia and collaborative journalismFriday, Aug. 13, 2010, 1:24 p.m. EDT via TweetDeck

The #HireSteve conversation visualized in a Wordle word cloud. (Inspired by @RRWADE's Wordle resumes.) http://twitpic.com/2edgi0Friday, Aug. 13, 2010, 1:49 p.m. EDT via Twitpic

#FF @UPIU @EloniMedia @elonuniversity @KennethJCalhoun @shelleyLrussell @lalorek @CollCallahan #HireSteveFriday, Aug. 13, 2010, 2:37 p.m. EDT via web

Don't forget to #HireSteve if you are looking for a talented communications professional on #hirefriday.Friday, Aug. 13, 2010, 3:14 p.m. EDT via UberTwitter

@stephencearley thanks for the FF and good luck! #HireSteveFriday, Aug. 13, 2010, 3:36 p.m. EDT via web

#FF @JANNAQ @Seahawksean @zackpund @brookcorwin @johnrobinson @thedigitalists @gerikfurlan #HireSteveFriday, Aug. 13, 2010, 4:55 p.m. EDT via web

Last #FF set. Thanks again to all #HireSteve participants. @vkearns @prwagner @DavidAKennedy @cbritain @lbradford77 @KPBurrows @ElaheIzadiFriday, Aug. 13, 2010, 6:23 p.m. EDT via web

@stephencearley Thanks for the #FF! Great follow-up. #HireSteveFriday, Aug. 13, 2010, 6:43 p.m. EDT via TweetDeck

Blog post: @stephencearley & his #HireSteve quest AND the blissful ignorance of normally smart journalists http://bit.ly/9MxUCISaturday, Aug. 14, 2010, 12:48 p.m. EDT via web

@johnrobinson Appreciate the post. Yes, no guarantee #HireSteve gets me a job. Converting social media critics would be fine consolation.Saturday, Aug. 14, 2010, 1:26 p.m. EDT via web

Spot-on. RT @johnrobinson: Blog: @stephencearley & his #HireSteve quest & blissful ignorance of normally smart journos http://bit.ly/9MxUCISaturday, Aug. 14, 2010, 1:31 p.m. EDT via Twitter for iPhone

@stephencearley Thank you for the #FF and for adding me to your journalism list. I hope the #HireSteve campaign is going well.Sunday, Aug. 15, 2010, 03:41:49 via web

@stevecearley has proven to be both a fantastic student and employee. #HireSteve for any interactive media position. You won't regret it.Sunday, Aug. 15, 2010, 6:16 p.m. EDT via TweetDeck

Shout-out to @stevecearley. Good luck with #hiresteve man! Let me know how it works out.Monday, Aug. 16, 2010, 12:12 p.m. EDT via web

Pardon my housekeeping... Entire #HireSteve conversation archived here: http://bit.ly/bfzbPxWednesday, Aug. 18, 2010, 5:24 p.m. EDT via web

@stephencearley is well-versed in traditional journalism values and adept at translating those to the digital realm. #HireSteveThursday, Aug. 19, 2010, 10:31 p.m. EDT via web