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PR Pro’s Secret Weapon – Writing!

January 18, 2011


Today I started my last class at UMASS for my journalism certificate and it reminded me of something I heard.  At a presentation by Peter Shankman, Founder of HARO & Geek Factory, he ended by telling the audience to focus on our writing skills.  That may sound obvious, but it is very profound when you […]

The Value of a Good Theme

January 10, 2011


For those of you who may have tripped over this blog in the last two years, you’ll notice that things look different. It took me a few hours, but I changed my blog’s theme over the weekend.  It looks different and it’s going to probably sound a little different too. The value of this new […]

The Joys of Fresh Ground Coffee

January 9, 2011


The hubby and I love our coffee.  We really loved sharing a latte back in Australia.  Those Aussies really make a nice coffee in Melbourne.  Heck, we picked up a pound of awesome coffee in Queensland too. We bought a coffee grinder and started grinding our own beans a few days ago.  If you like […]

Killer Productivity Combo: Evernote & Dropbox

January 5, 2011


This killer combo evolved for me over a few months. I mention it today because it came up in a conversation this morning and by some strange alignment, Peter Shankman (@petershankman) tweeted: “If you use a computer and don’t use @dropbox and @evernote, you’re working too hard for not enough gain.” I totally agree! I […]

What a Tangled Web FB Weaves

December 17, 2009


So a few months ago I attend a Web Security Conference (WebLock) sponsored by FDLE (Fla. Dept. Law Enforcement) and after listening to a presentation about security and social media, I confirm my fears.  Those warnings from my boyfriend, and my own nagging feelings about Facebook sharing  information about me  and without me really knowing.  See, the […]