Archive for the ‘Social Media’ Category


It’s the First of May which Means the Indie Biz Chicks Conference is Only a Week Away! Join me?

Heyo! I cannot believe it is already May 1!! This year has flown by in a series of amazing events and opportunities and people. Mostly People. Yep…. Most DEFINITELY People. And luckily I’ve got another opportunity to teach and to connect with some amazing people coming again soon! The Indie Biz Chicks Conference is on May 6 and 7. Won’t you join me? I’m speaking on Wednesday, May 6 at 1 pm EST. You’ll get more info on how to
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Thoughts on Outliers: Will I EVER be a twittering Beauty Queen Who Flies Planes?

I finished reading Outliers a few weeks ago and, like all of Malcolm Gladwell’s books, I loved it. It now resides on my top ten shelf smack dab between Twilight and Enchantment. Gladwell’s insight into into “success” is mystifying and staggering and humbling all at once. With Outliers, Gladwell irrevocably proves that there is no magical kool aid you drink to become successful. Success is about hard work (10,000 hours of it!), some special circumstance and a dash of luck.
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Internet Speak: Part 2

I now present to you Part Two of my ongoing series, “Silly Stories that I Hope Will Help You Unlock Some of the Vast Mysteries of Twitter and the Interwebs.”  Or something like that. But really, I’m only kidding (a little). The truth is, the secrets only seem vast when you encounter certain Twitter-isms for the first time. Trust me. I had some pretty interesting and random thoughts when I first saw the following shortcuts and acronyms scroll across my
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Social Media Lessons “Wii” Can Learn from Nintendo

It is no secret that I love my Wii*; I tweet about our relationship quite a bit and there are tons of pictures of me playing GH3 on Facebook. It is the only video game system at which I am any good, and because of that, there have been more nights than I care to admit that I was up WAY past my bedtime playing Guitar Hero** or Mario Kart. That being said, I have never blogged about Nintendo or
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My first Personal Branding speaking gig!

Personal Branding Presentation for HCC View SlideShare presentation or Upload your own. The last six month’s have been an absolute whirlwind. I’ve crammed so much Social Media and Personal Branding knowledge into this brain of mine that I’ve been on the verge of bursting for the last month or so. Tonight I will get my chance! I am speaking to the DigiCom Student Association at Houston Community College on Personal Branding and The Art behind the Personal Branding RockStars. I.
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