Ocassionally I’ll write a post here that is nothing like the stuff I usually add to this site. Well, dear reader, this is one of those posts. Three important things happened this week which I want to tell you about. Each thing is something I’m very proud of and, in two cases, incredibly honoured. We’ll tackle this chronologically. Monday marked my first session with a personal trainer. And now I can’t walk. I’m told things […]
For those of you who’ve attended my workshops or other presentations you may recall a little comical shtick I have regarding my lack of a modern mobile device. I’ve always had a cell phone but only ever used it to make phone calls and the occassional text message. Because I know my (limited) way around a computer and seem to have a grip on this social media stuff, folks assume I know my way around […]
Ok. I realise that there are lots of people who are not on Facebook and don’t care to be. For those of us who live a lot of our lives online, Facebook has become de rigueur. This post by Brian Solis really brought home to me how integrated Facebook has become with our online lives. Where it was once Google that we referenced, it is now Facebook. It’s eye-opening to have such a shift laid […]
I’m sure there are lots of parallels to be drawn with the emergence of the social media movement but I thought this one was particularly apt. And very well put together. I found it on Jeff Esposito‘s website.
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One of my new favourite people is Gerd Leonhard – a futurist. What a cool job title. He spoke at an event in France early in 2010 to give his predications about the future of television. He hit on a very interesting point. Could social networks be the new wave of broadcaster? We already use sites such as Twitter and Facebook to broadcast ourselves to each other. Perhaps it won’t be long before we see […]