Whistle Stops – 03/28/08

Some sites I've Stumbled Upon, Twittered about or found Delicious this week: What's Next: The Experts' Guide: Predictions from 50 of America's Most Compelling People - Sneak peek (pdf) at a new Harper Collins book. Several chapters on Education. Worth a look-see before you buy (bet I'll buy). H/T @steverubel Blog Me Up! by Zemanta - A neat little tool that will appear … [Read more...]

Lunch n’ Learn with CyberSmart!: Researching the Internet

While I was researching what to fix for lunch today (chicken marsala if you're wondering), I watched this fantastic video from the folks at CyberSmart! Students (and adults) are using search engines for research, but too many times they settle for "good" and miss the "great". Turn your search queries into find queries by watching this video! Aside: If you … [Read more...]

ReInvent: What’s in a Name?

Along my current walk of reinvention (both personal and professional), I've been getting lots of questions as to how I'm going about the process. I'm reading a lot (Good in a Room, The Back of the Napkin, Five Minds for the Future, Brain Rules and others). I'm taking time to capture time, using my video camera to capture images of life around me. I'm calming myself by … [Read more...]

In the Age of Conversation, Reach and Volume Continue to Grow

Last year, I was privileged to take part in the Age of Conversation project, a book co-authored by over 100 conversationalists. This year promises to be bigger and better! Let me introduce the team of 275 (yes...275!) authors of Age of Conversation: Why Don't People Get It? Adam Crowe, Adrian Ho, Aki Spicer, Alex Henault, Amy Jussel, Andrew Odom, Andy Nulman, Andy … [Read more...]

Lunch n’ Learn – Let’s Play a Game (Show) w/ MyStudiyo

Blogger Socialite, Arun Rajagopal, put together a great quiz for the upcoming Blogger Social event using MyStudiyo. Now granted, this isn't really the normal "Lunch n' Learn" - but look at the tool and the result. Notice that it's possible for the audience to add questions and embed the quiz in their own site. Great for business!  Fantabulous for Education!! How … [Read more...]

Lunch n’ Learn with Rohit Bhargava

While I was eating lunch today, I digested Rohit Bhargava's easy-to-follow presentation on the different types of blogging (mashup and remix styles as you desire): | View | Upload your own You can view the slideshow by clicking "view" above. … [Read more...]

links for 2008-03-21

:: Blogger Outreach :: Study reveals PR and bloggers disagree on how effective PR and Blogger Relations is coming along. H/T @steverubel (tags: pr Social+Media blogging) Snap! Creative Works: Listening Like A Robin Happy Spring. Great to hear and listen to the robins sing. There is a business lesson there! (tags: conversation business relationships) … [Read more...]

Lunch n’ Learn with Remarkablogger

Guess what I did while I was eating lunch today. Yep...watched this from Remarkablogger in hopes to glean - and I ended up gleaning AND cleaning... Reading in email or RSS aggregator? Watch the Don't Promote Your Blog... video … [Read more...]

links for 2008-03-20

Organizing Our Digital Lives | Marketing Profs Daily Fix Blog Got digital profiles 'up the wazoo'? Scott Monty shares insight on how to organize all those bytes. (tags: lifehacks socialnetworking web2.0 productivity, aggregator) Micro Persuasion: The Future is Web Services, Not Web Sites (tags: advertising business marketing pr media consumer Strategy technology … [Read more...]