The Baby Boomer, Gen Y communications gap and social media … the solution or the problem?

I got up this morning at 4:30am - and as I do every morning, I attacked my "1st thing To Do in the morning task."  Today it was clean out the people I follow on Twitter.  I was getting to the point where I couldn't even delve into the links because there was too much … Continue reading The Baby Boomer, Gen Y communications gap and social media … the solution or the problem?

Brilliant self-promotion … or egotism?

I find this whole personal branding thing that's hot right now very interesting.  With all the social media and visibility outlets available, i.e. Facebook, LinkedIN, Twitter, etc., one came spend so time branding, that there's no time for anything else.  It's not uncommon for twenty-five year old kids to have 500 Facebook friends and 5000 … Continue reading Brilliant self-promotion … or egotism?

Eminem – if we pay attention, there’s plenty to learn

Yesterday I was reading a blog, copyblogger.com, in an attempt to hone my writing skills.  One post caught my attention.  "What we can learn about writing and marketing from Eminem. Now, most of you will cringe and say - absolutely nothing.  But put away your walker for minute and open your mind. I did ... … Continue reading Eminem – if we pay attention, there’s plenty to learn