Social Media and Just the Facts, Ma’am

I believe in free speech as much as the next guy, maybe more. But sometimes the comments that pass for fact on social media sites make me a little crazy. Sure, the point of social media is to be social and it’s fun to comment back and forth as if we were smiling and laughing Read more about Social Media and Just the Facts, Ma’am[…]

Reluctant Writers Can Still Become Book Authors

It’s said most people have at least one or two books in them and as I’ve often written, adding the title author to your name can do wonders for your personal brand and digital media positioning. Authoring a book will, among other things, build your credibility and expert status, open the door to speaking engagements Read more about Reluctant Writers Can Still Become Book Authors[…]

When News Breaks: Making Sense of the News

Last week’s tragic events in Boston had the news media scrambling and the whole nation glued to their screens ( TV, computer, mobile) for every twist and turn. There was some stellar reporting and some egregious errors. No excuses, but I can tell you from experience, newsgathering is messy and covering breaking news is even Read more about When News Breaks: Making Sense of the News[…]

Protect Your WP Blog from Attack

As the King or Queen of your domain, it makes sense to secure your castle from invaders. This past week, technology news has been full of reports of a new wave of cyber attacks and these threats are not just affecting the big players. Now, this is NOT my area of expertise by any means. Read more about Protect Your WP Blog from Attack[…]