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Somebody Has to Say It

This is #10 on Chris Brogan’s list of 100 Blog Topics I Hope YOU Write. It’s quite astounding how many people fail to think before they speak. I’m not referring to the occasional social slip up, but to people who can be relied on to say the wrong thing. Examples of this include handing out […]

How I Find Blogging Ideas

This is #9 on Chris Brogan’s list of 100 Blog Topics I Hope YOU Write. I read the paper every day, and so I am fairly caught up on current events. I’m working on building a business, so I do a fair amount of reading along those topics. I read other peoples blogs using the […]

Ways to Save a Bad Time at a Conference

This is #8 on Chris Brogan’s list of 100 Blog Topics I Hope YOU Write. First of all, I have skipped #6, and, not having used Flickr yet, will not be writing about that at this point in time. To me, there are two types of bad times at conferences. First, the conference may turn […]

How Best to Comment on a Corporate Blog

This is #7 on Chris Brogan’s list of 100 Blog Topics I Hope YOU Write. First of all, I am aware that I skipped #6 on the list. Thank you for noticing. I personally do not have a corporate blog, and know of only 1 company which does. However, were I to want to post […]

Technology that Empowers Me

This is #5 on Chris Brogan’s list of 100 Blog Topics I Hope YOU Write Oddly enough, the technology that makes the biggest difference to my day-to-day life is one which most people don’t think of as a technology, if they think about it at all. I refer, of course, to the coffee maker. I […]

A Community I Love

This is #4 on Chris Brogan’s list of 100 Blog Topics I Hope YOU Write I recently joined the Stack Overflow community, and have been loving it. The site is primarily a programming help site, which is run by the users. Anyone can post a question or answer, and your peers are the ones who […]

Should My Town Use Social Media?

This is #3 on Chris Brogan’s list of 100 Blog Topics I Hope YOU Write The use of a website by a city has some obvious benefits. The user of Social Media, however, will serve little point in the vast majority of cases. If the town is small enough, then there is no need for […]

Ways I Embrace My Audience

This is #2 on Chris Brogan’s list of 100 Blog Topics I Hope YOU Write At my daytime employment, my audience is not clearly defined. I report to 3 team leaders, 2 managers, and have a dozen coworkers with whom I interact on a daily basis. When dealing with these people, despite constant attempts to […]