Little Birds …

For all you little birds ... don't be afraid. Just spread your wings and fly to the sky. The world needs you. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1ujVgwT2ZrM ___________________________ I can be found on Twitter at @clayforsberg ___________________________ Related posts: Happy Birthday Alex 🙂 Outstanding ... mind over matter!

Who is your community?

Often we equate our community with our geographic neighborhood ... the neighbor down the block (whether we really know him or not), the businesses in our town and sometimes our Facebook friends. I view my community little differently. It's my Tweeps on Twitter - it's Jennifer Sertl, it's Melissa Pardo, it's Dawna Mclean it's Jay … Continue reading Who is your community?

Welcome to my “Perfect World”

Imagine if you could close your eyes, click your heels - and find yourself somewhere else, somewhere where your personal little world was just like you wanted it to be. About fifteen years ago I started using the phrase, “Road to Your Perfect World.” It was used mainly in the context of my recruiting business. … Continue reading Welcome to my “Perfect World”

High unemployment is here to stay … so what are you going to do about it?

I had a discussion yesterday with Sandy Maxey on Twitter about the unemployment issue here in the United States. Up till now, I've just had cursory thoughts about it. Everybody seems to have a solution. On one end we have full-scale government job creation intervention. And on the other, some profess in the unabashed free … Continue reading High unemployment is here to stay … so what are you going to do about it?

My daughter is getting a tattoo!

My daughter, Alex, texted me on Friday to tell me that she's getting a tattoo. Alex is twenty-one and can do pretty much whatever she wants. I don't financially support her, so I have no leverage on her. Alex has a couple of piercings, ears and one in the eyebrow (which I kinda like) - … Continue reading My daughter is getting a tattoo!

Need financing for your start-up … join the Kernel!

Let's say you have this great idea. You're tired of working for the "Man." You know deep down in you're an entrepreneur. And you're willing to put in the long hours and embrace austerity as your best friend. And the last thing you want to do is commit to an office space, spend your creative … Continue reading Need financing for your start-up … join the Kernel!

The “moderation abyss”

One of the first things I do when I get in the morning is comment. I comment on articles and blogs I read.  The blogs have no central theme. I comment on stuff on the Middle East, health care, generations, social media, marketing, economics and just about anything else I feel like. Each comment runs … Continue reading The “moderation abyss”