I had a really lovely catch-up this week with a new friend Garry. He is a photographer and the local community guy over at Blurb. We spent a good couple hours talking about projects we wanted to work on, and ideas for projects that we wanted to do, but didn’t have time for. We alsoContinue reading “Steal My Ideas”
Category Archives: Technology
What trends are you seeing today?
Going to local events with crowd-sourced talks such as TEDx and Ignite are a great way to understand current trends in our industries. Several key messages and themes tend to resurface during the talks, and it’s not because the speakers are unoriginal. They are just putting into words, what’s on the minds of many inContinue reading “What trends are you seeing today?”
Becoming a Social Brand
How do you get others talking about you online? Having a presence in social media is starting to become the standard for companies. Creating a Twitter account for your organization won’t get you the same bonus points it did just a year ago. Now consumers are focused on the companies that not only are ableContinue reading “Becoming a Social Brand”
It’s Happening: FutureMidwest
A couple weeks ago I attended FutureMidwest a “technology and knowledge” conference held in Royal Oak, Michigan. They did a fantastic job with programming and the event overall. There were some short key lessons I wanted to share that I took away from the speakers. Online integration forces listening. Tim Schaden, CEO of Fluency MediaContinue reading “It’s Happening: FutureMidwest”