Patience and effective communication have an odd kind of relationship. Over the past few months I’ve been quiet with myself and with the typewriter. Instead of blurting out my thoughts, I’ve sat on them and waited. Not sure what I’ve been waiting for but tonight I realized that’s just it… we wait for something and… Read More →
Having been in the online world for 18 years, if I hear one more acronym I am going to hurl myself onto my Uggs. Are we all so pressed for time that we cannot use our breath to articulate a complete phrase? Must it all be SMO, SEO, and SMS? Using my happy study of… Read More →
I just finished a Skype call with an American friend of mine who has been in Cape Town for a year. She was telling me how she loves it, yet misses certain aspects of her American country. Being an immigrant myself (born in Zimbabwe, with the fortune to have dual citizenship with Britain and the… Read More →
Putting Social Media in human years helps us understand what type of platform we are looking at.
Please note: this is a cross-post by Alasdair Munn. You can find his website here. Enter Alasdair Munn: Open source is more than a bunch of software, but our quest to define, own and control ideas limits our ability to progress. This is the war cry of open source enthusiasts. Our capitalist indoctrination and the command… Read More →
User Generated Content (UGC) is a great aspect of social media. But Enhancing to User Generated Value is more complex.
The basics of understanding social media’s future requires we look ahead of the curve – and see it is already happening.
Acting beyond the U.S. Economy, and as a family, means looking at each other as citizens of the same global community.
Establishing an ROI of Social Media isn’t a science, but there are some very important steps to take. Otherwise, you risk alienating your audience.
Social media style is what enables intimacy with others, even when all we see is a computer screen. It is crucial.