This year went by really really fast. Yep, it has been a whole year since I wrote my first post-Socius Has Begun. Its purpose really has not changed much at all. I love expressing myself and I love that I have my own little wonderful community that I can connect with. To all of you who have been with me from the start and who have joined along the road, I can’t thank you enough. [Read more…] about Socius 1st Anniversary
Tuesday, October 11, 2011, marks the first anniversary of #LeadershipChat hosted by Lisa Petrilli and Steve Woodruff. So, first of all, a big huge Happy Anniversary to you both! I have loved the topics and I love the brilliant community it has brought together. There a couple of key reasons why I participate often in the weekly chat. [Read more…] about Leadership on Steroids- Happy Anniversary #Leadershipchat!
Classic line from a classic movie isn’t it? Hey, who’s the pig? They call me MR PIG!! I am not sure why that clip popped into my head this morning but there is a little message embedded that I feel applies to our professional atmosphere. Let me tell you why. [Read more…] about Are You Talking To ME? Are You Talking To ME?
It was a whirlwind of two days of spectacular nerd marketing content but it was extremely gratifying. Day 2 started out the UnMarketing master himself Scott Stratten. His message both online and at his session was very clear. Just be awesome! Stop being boring. Don’t be a logo just be a person who is awesome. It was a great message and a reminder. Fundamentally I want to say that his message in the morning and Geno Church’s workshop in the afternoon were at the very least inspiring. It’s affect on me was compelling. [Read more…] about Optimization Summits 2011 Was Awesome #OptSum
Conducting business today is certainly no oasis. The job market is terrible and business opportunities are challenging. There is no doubt that there are amazing hurdles that need to be conquered each day. I have that visual in my head lately. We have all seen the runners perhaps in the Olympic games who are streaking to the finish line but have numerous hurdles to overcome in order to reach it. [Read more…] about Conquer Your Hurdles- Rule the Day!
I literally stared at the three words in this title before I could even start writing. What really matters is unique to us individually. I have had my own little epiphanies lately about the topic. The constant life versus work battle leaves one with much to think about. I watched an old Nicholas Cage movie called The Family Man with my wife yesterday. It’s a great movie, one that I had not seen in some time. The lesson in the movie speaks for itself and it is summed up in the title of this post. [Read more…] about What Really Matters