Speak Up With Jimmy: Lessons From the Justine Sacco AIDS Tweet
On December 20, 2013, PR executive Justine Sacco set off a Twitter firestorm with her insensitive tweet — sent right before boarding a flight from London to Cape Town, South Africa — hoping that she would not get AIDS in Africa.
In this "Digitally Speaking" segment, Jimmy Nguyen talks about lessons we can learn from this "Tweet Heard Round the World":
1. Think twice before you speak on social media.
2. Controversies can provide opportunities to help good causes.
3. Forgiveness is part of the human spirit.
Watch more below.