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Official news release about Saturday’s MBlog conference in Winnipeg

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I already wrote my own little blurb about the Manitoba blogging conference this weekend, MBlog, but here’s the official news release with full details about this Saturday’s event. • • • Finding Your Voice: MBlog 2014 Hundreds of blogging conferences take place around the world every year. Now there is an opportunity for Manitoba bloggers to connect, learn and be inspired right here at home to write the best posts of their lives. Content marketing and ongoing social […]

I’m moderating Manitoba’s blogging conference this month

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Manitoba’s blogging conference – MBlog – is back for a second year at the end of this month and I’ll be moderating/emceeing the day. The conference begins with a networking reception on the evening of Friday, January 31 at The Fort Garry Hotel (Winnipeg, Canada). I went to the reception last year and it was a super friendly, informal do. We spoke to other bloggers and the expert folks in town for the conference (last […]

Girl Geek Dinners: Wanna know more about blogging?

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This month’s Winnipeg Girl Geek Dinner is all about blogging and I’m the presenter along with my pal Polly Washburn. We’ll be sharing our experiences, from the techie bits to the creative stuff of choosing a theme, deciding what to write about, how to format a blog post, and why it’s important to post regular content. Join us on Tuesday, June 8 (at 6 p.m. if you want to nosh on the delicious food at […]

Guest post: how a Winnipeg photographer used social media as a gift

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This post was written by Ian McCausland. He’s a super talented Canadian photographer who I’ve know for a few years now. I’ve always admired his craft but was totally impressed when a message about ‘Foto Friday’ landed in my inbox a while back. Ian decided to host Facebook Foto Friday. He would essentially be giving away a photo to anyone that turned up at his studio on the given date. The catch? The photo had […]

Social media workshops in Winnipeg

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I’m at it again. I’ll be doing two social media workshops in Winnipeg very soon. I love this stuff and hope to see you there. – April 8, The Delta Winnipeg – International Association of Business Communicators / IABC (Manitoba chapter). Full details in the link. – April 13, Aqua Books – Winnipeg Girl Geek Dinners (email me if you’re coming).  I’ll be co-presenting this one with my pal Polly Washburn. I’ll be giving practical […]

More digital goodness in Winnipeg

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Adapted from an item in On Screen Manitoba‘ s newsletter: With the overwhelming success of On Screen Manitoba’s inaugural All Access: The TV Edition in spring 2009, it was evident that Manitoba’s screen-based media industry wanted more. On Screen Manitoba will deliver two conferences in 2010 – All Access: The Digital Incubator (January 28) and All Access: TV 2010 (April). I’m particularly excited to attend The Digital Incubator which takes place on Thursday, January 28, […]