Youtility: Book Review and Link Bundle

Youtility: Book Review and Link Bundle

I came across this book while at the library with my kids. I was going on a work trip and I needed something to pass the time on the 4 hour flight. Well, this certainly fit the bill. I read the book, cover to cover in a couple of hours. I am a pretty fast reader, so...
Hey That’s My Graphic: Turning Image Theft into Links

Hey That’s My Graphic: Turning Image Theft into Links

Drama!?, not really Ok, so I may have gone a little overboard with the title, but just recently I was looking through my twitter feed and I noticed the following graphic: Awesome, it looked as if my blog post that I wrote sometime in 2013 had been picked up by...

Content Marketing: Just Like Riding a Bike

 Where will you be when inspiration strikes? I recently read Marcus Sheridan’s  ebook about Content Marketing and one of the sections in their talks about taking inspiration from your daily observations. My observation/story starts with me riding my bike home from...

Overcoming Writers Block While Writing Blog Posts

“I just don’t know what to write about” “Who am I kidding? I am not an expert” “Who is going to listen to me?” I am sure that you’ve said or thought something similar to this, I know I have. In fact, when I was sitting...
Writing challenge 2013 results

Writing challenge 2013 results

As some of my regular readers will know. Last year I had set myself a writing challenge for the of December. The intention was that I would roll one of the story cubes for the day and then write the next section of the story with that item in mind. I wanted to post...

Writing a blog post – For the older professionals

In my day job I work with over 200 high caliber finance professionals.  They are the creme de la creme. They average over 25 years experience each, yet many of them seem to dread writing blog posts for their personal websites. We could go into the nitty gritty about...

Writing Challenge Day 3 – Clickety Click

Day 3 dice roll – Walking Cane Woah…The light was blinding. “Avery, I told you not to shine the light in my eyes.” “Come on, let’s try and be quiet. We need to see if we can find our way out of here without waking everyone up” So we tiptoed our way out and used...

Writing Challenge – day 2 – walking the walk

Here is the second installment of the story. Today I rolled a footprint. I am going to copy and paste the previous days entry into here as well so we can see the whole story developing. Woah…The light was blinding. “Avery, I told you not to shine the light...

Writing Challenge – Day 1

I have decided that I am going to try and complete a writing challenge for the month of December. I Know this has nothing to do with Online Marketing per say. But I want to improve my writing skills and I figured this would be a good challenge to try. For my birthday,...