PeopleSmart Scholarship Contest: We Have a Winner!

PeopleSmart Scholarship Contest: We Have a Winner!

Back in February, PeopleSmart announced an opportunity that caught the attention of high schoolers across the country. No, it had nothing to do with AP exams or prom venues. Instead, our exciting news pertained to something far more exciting: college. Earlier in 2014, PeopleSmart hosted its first ever scholarship contest that required the bright minds of our future to tackle one of three essay questions relating to social media, privacy, and identity. After careful deliberation, our judges have chosen a winner: Scott Ely.

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Win up to $3000 with PeopleSmart’s Scholarship Essay Contest!

Win up to $3000 with PeopleSmart’s Scholarship Essay Contest!

Calling all high school students: we have an opportunity for you that you just can't miss out on. From now until April 30th, 2014, you can participate in the PeopleSmart Scholarship Contest and win up to $3000 to put towards your college tuition. All you have to do is answer one essay question about social media privacy.

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In case You Missed the #PSOnlineSafetyMonth Forum

This past Monday, PeopleSmart hosted its first Twitter forum on online safety and identity theft protection. In case you missed it, here's what we covered: We discussed a variety of topics, including tips on how to stay safe when surfing the web and using social media. @CSID provided a few interesting facts like: "Those who upload family photos experience an above-average fraud rate of 6.5%," as reported by Javelin Strategy and Research.

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Prioritizing User Experience With a New VP

This morning PeopleSmart's parent company Inflection announced the addition of Peter Merholz as Vice President of User Experience. Our user experience team is dedicated to making our sites intuitive and enjoyable for our customers to use. Peter, with his expertise in all things user experience, will be vital to identifying and implementing further enhancements.

User experience is a high priority for PeopleSmart. In recent months, we've updated the site's design and functionality in a number of small ways that make it even easier to find the information you seek.

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Inflection Adds Peter Merholz as Vice President, User Experience

Inflection, parent company to PeopleSmart and other leading websites, is excited to announce that Peter Merholz will join the team as Vice President of User Experience. Co-founder of Adaptive Path, a premier user experience consulting firm, Peter brings over 15 years of experience in web design and interactive media. He joins a number of outstanding recent additions to the Inflection leadership team. As VP of User Experience, Peter will lead the User Experience team at Inflection. "While my primary responsibility is to lead a world-class user experience team," Peter said, "I see my real job as encouraging a company-wide mindset around holistic customer experience

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