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Business

Designers have a new love: The Slider

It takes more than skill to have a successful business. Capitalizing on trends can be crucial. Following the wrong trend…is usually bad.

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Business

The Twitter debate…revisited

For business owners, it directly goes back to the business plan and that is the problem with the economy.

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Business

Extending your blog

It is easy to accumulate “friends” or followers online. How many of those people are truly reading what you write or watching your videos?

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TalkTyme

Mall, err…site, shopping FTW!

It’s Black Friday – a heavy shopping day in the United States. I know some people who got up at 4:00am to be the first in the store. I was up but I’m not that type of woman. Because seriously, if I go to pick up something and someone tries to take it from me, […]

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Business

Right back at ya

The other day in World of Warcraft an Alliance player thought he’d be cute and PvP me. He was a lower level and he wouldn’t have won. Instead he hedged the odds in his favor so he couldn’t lose. He waited until I was in a fight, fighting multiple mobs, then used a spell to […]

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Business

What’s your brand?

I wrote a rhyme the other day about personal brands. As I said in the article personal branding was in debate at the time: does personal brands exist? Some said no, it was solely for companies. Others said yes because of blogging. I have a simple stance about brands. A brand means someone recognizes a […]

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Business Technology

Good communication is as stimulating as black coffee, and just as hard to sleep after*

I interact with people all day through various methods: email, instant message, text message, voice and video. I’ve been thinking a lot about how I interact with people lately. A couple of months ago I was talking to a friend online and he was relating how a potential client, when asked to set up a […]

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Technology

To friend or not friend, that is the question…

“I do not know if this has happened to anybody, but this morning I log on to Facebook and I have a new friend request!” wrote 19-year-old Mike Yeamans, a sophomore at James Madison University, on one of several “No Parents on Facebook” groups that have popped up on the site. “I am excited to […]