Re-Evaluating Your Strengths and Goals in Eleven Steps

Posted by on Sep 29, 2009 in Blogging, Community, Social Attributes

Updating my Blog In the past month I’ve been terribly absent from my blog and my writing passion in general. Not for lack of love of my readers I needed to step back and address my own life goals and priorities and where I want to go. Thank you for all the emails I am still here:) I was just getting stuck on the small stuff and reevaluating how I can be better to my community and grow my own personal Business Blue Blazing Media. I stepped back and sought feedback from...

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Ovaltine Re-brands and Ignores Their Online Audience

Posted by on Apr 21, 2009 in Branding, Consumer, engagement, Social Attributes

Dear Ovaltine. Please take a hint from SPAM. I do love my Ovaltine (the orange can) and have no idea why. It is just one of those foods we were raised on as kids. Hersey’s syrup was never my thing. My first observation is Nestle really needs some guidance in engaging their online audience. Ovaltine changed to the new logo and container. The unveiling of the new look has been so silent that there has been little to no online excitement about it at all. I Googled...

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Hugs and Handshakes

Posted by on Jan 20, 2009 in Communicate, Conferences, Events, interaction, networking, Social, Social Attributes

  CES 2009 – Cycle of Building Friendships Why do we go to conferences? I suppose it is to socialize, meet with other liked minded individuals, compare processes, and to educate ourselves with information about growth and trends in the industry. For me at least its where relationships are solidified. The breakdown of social walls and the reestablishment of new friendly boundaries through personal association is always solidified through a handshake and a common...

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Why Social Communicators Fail To Communicate

Posted by on Jan 3, 2009 in Communicate, Social, Social Attributes

Problem Statement: How do we communicate the massive and positive impact of the social media and the value of influencers to everyone who needs and wants to know. (Executives, masses, businesses who crave social media and others.) After indulging in an upfront enlightening post “Are We Sharing Solutions or Sound Bites” posted by Amber Naslund I needed to share a deeper dive to find the myriad of ways social communicators fail to communicate. These are some early...

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Social Karma: There is the Right Way and then there is the Easy Way.

Posted by on Nov 27, 2008 in Social, Social Attributes

Karma Def:

The philosophical explanation of karma can differ slightly between traditions, but the general concept is basically the same. Through the law of karma, the effects of all deeds actively create past, present, and future experiences, thus making one responsible for one’s own life, and the pain and joy it brings to him/her and others. The results or ‘fruits’ of actions are called karma-phala. In religions that incorporate reincarnation, karma extends through one’s present life and all past and future lives as well. Wikipedia

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