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April 26, 2012, 2 Comments

The Internet is a social medium. We blog, Facebook, Tweet, and Tumbl to have conversations. By participating in these conversations, we build connections, grow our networks, and even make friends. In […]

New World Trade Center

Teaching 9/11

September 9, 2011, 2 Comments

Soon after our nation’s finest warriors killed Osama Bin Laden, and his photo was splashed across every magazine and newspaper in the country, my si ...

Email in Inbox

The End of Email?

February 12, 2011, Leave a Comment

Dramatic drop in email usage among American youth may herald the end of one era and the dawn of another.


On Facebook, Organizations Can Now Behave Like Users

February 12, 2011, Leave a Comment

Gone are the days of frustration with the inflexibility of company “pages” on Facebook. We welcome the new user interface and rules.

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    4 Hard-Hitting Ways to Grow Your Social Media Platform
    February 2, 2011, 3 Comments

    As Chinese philosopher Lao Tzu once said, the journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step. Thanks Lao, but which single step do I take? And how do I get above the fray without letting Facebook consume me? Here are four great ways ...

  • In Search of Fresh Ideas at NSA 2010
    July 14, 2010, Leave a Comment

    We can’t wait to attend our first NSA (National Speakers Association) Convention this weekend in Orlando. First of all, the array of panels and speakers at the event is amazing, […]

  • How to Craft a Winning Book Proposal
    June 16, 2010, 1 Comment

    So you’ve written a book, or have an idea that you think you could turn into a best-seller. Now what? In order to spark the interest of a publisher, you’ll […]

  • Tips for those Considering Self-Publishing
    May 28, 2010, 1 Comment

    Self-publishing can be frustrating on a number of levels, including when it comes to receiving marketing support, which unfortunately often falls short of what is advertised. As you go forth […]

  • Understanding eBook Royalties (Part 2)
    May 11, 2010, Leave a Comment

    As we discussed last time, the eBooks royalties game is in constant evolution. In the last article, I talked about the wholesale model of eBook royalties, used by Amazon, where authors get paid based on “net receipts,” also called “ne ...