Monthly Archives: August 2010

For a Good Time call Amber at 901 555 1212.

When we talk about social media these days, we tend to think about digitally driven platforms that encourage people to interact in a spontaneous and informal dialogue. “What’s on your mind” or “What’s happening” or “Start a discussion” are your … Continue reading

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A Fork in the Road…time for some changes.

Most of the articles that I write, are…well, sorta tongue in cheek. Partly poking ( safely behind the fence) at the world with a stick, to see if it’ll bite…it does! And partly serious. We’ve hit a fork in the … Continue reading

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Crowdsourcing…Embracing the change.

A few months back, when I wrote my first article on Crowdsourcing I was motivated by my personal sense of outrage. I had received an email offering me the chance to enter a competition to submit an entire campaign layout … Continue reading

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Crowdsourcing, another scam or a new paradigm?

Crowdsourcing – The Angry Mob. (Part 1.) The outrage is real, the fear is palpable, professionals are “pissed off” they deeply resent the notion that their hard-won skills and talents are being commoditized and overtaken by amateurs,  prepared to work … Continue reading

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Slaughtering the Social Media Sacred Cow

Steven, if you can’t take the Heat get out of the Kitchen. I asked a dear and knowledgeable friend to read my blog and give me her honest expert opinion…she did. Tomorrow I’m realigning my career and applying for a … Continue reading

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