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The "New” Danger for Kids Online

An estimated 13 million children between the ages of six and 17 are victims of cyber-bullying. An informational meeting Thursday night will help educate parents about the problem and offer tips on how to protect children.Older teens say the problem is not only frightening, but its getting worse. “I have a Myspace so I can keep in touch with people I don’t really get to talk to much and who go to different schools,” said high school senior Julie Harris.

11Alive.com – The New Danger for Kids Online

Not the most gripping story, but at least the awareness is building…

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Joi Podgorny has spent the better part of the past 2 decades working on the bleeding edge of the technology and entertainment industries, from content/brand development and production to leading international support, moderation, community and social teams. Most recently, Joi founded Good People Collective, a consulting agency focused on helping companies and organizations establish, assess and pivot their internal and external cultures to help maximize their potential. She and her team are currently working on an exciting new software project, combining corporate training and virtual reality.

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