Is social media as disruptive as a fax machine?

Is social media as disruptive as a fax machine? Embedded Link Has social media gone the way of the fax machine? — Global Neighbourhoods When I started speaking about social media in 2005, I used to joke that someday, conferences discussing social media will be about as relevant and well-attended as conferences on the business uses of … Google+: View post on Google+

I have no words.

I have no words. Embedded Link Top US foreclosure law firm threw Halloween party where staff dressed as foreclosed-upon Americans – Boing Boing Top US foreclosure law firm threw Halloween party where staff dressed as foreclosed-upon Americans. By Xeni Jardin at 8:10 am Saturday, Oct 29. From a NYT opinion piece by Joe Nocera, "What the C… Google+: View post on Google+

Withdrawing Back to Real Life

One of the problems with writing is that it’s a solitary event. I bring the kids to school, work out, shower, write a blog post, delete 300 emails and read a dozen that are actually important. This is what I do every single day. It’s not a satisfactory way for me to spend my life. I need more people around me, but I’ve become so accustomed to the quiet that I find I don’t actually want people around, I just think I do. The folks who understand my work life …

I have an interesting dilemma

My daughter is now on G+. She likes the idea of the hangouts with friends and she has enjoyed some of the tech I've discovered in the stream. She'll be getting Facebook for her 13th birthday this week (it's the only gift she really wants) but I won't friend her there…. would you let your child circle you on G+? Google+: View post on Google+