Archive for September 2012

My visit to Indycube

I had a very interesting chat today. With a very nice man called Gary Walpole. I know Gary from various things like an awards ceremony we were both judges on, and I quickly accepted his recent invitation to come along to his new venture and check it out. Well, I say venture, really speaking Indycube…

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Make time for Rainbows

Driving to work this morning, stuck on a rain-sodden road and in the sweep of the windscreen wipers, my mind was racing ahead to the days challenges. The usual tsunami of information was running through my brain and I found myself making decisions about who I would be speaking to and what I would be saying to them. Essentially thinking about how to…

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Oiconf review: Wow!

Its hard to believe the months of planning are over, the begging, borrowing and everything else-ing have come to an end. We have delivered an Oiconf to the very best of our abilities, and its time to look back and see how we did! There is only one word to describe it as far as…

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Twitter tip: One to follow – Shelly Kramer (@ShellyKramer)

I use Triberr to promote my blog and it works great. I need to understand it better, but there seems to me to be two main reasons to use it. Or at least there are two main reasons why I use it! The first is it’s a great way to build relationships with other bloggers…

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Our strange tendency towards self sabotage

Here is another post inspired by Michael Finnegan and his company i2i – The Catalyst for positive change. I spent the other day with Michael learning about this stuff, and was once again blown away by his knowledge and the stories he tells to illustrate what he teaches. So here is how Michael sets the scene:…

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Oi! Conference Update – 1 Week to go!

Its just over a week to go until the social media conference for Wales comes to fruition. Its been a very special journey. You may remember the initial idea came from the offer that Mark Schaefer made to speak at a conference for free if I could just put it together. Well, the tickets have…

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Do it NOW

Why are you waiting? Do it now. Whats stopping you? Whats stopping you that you absolutely can’t put aside for the small amount of time it would take you to start this project / diet / job hunt / new career / new relationship / fitness regime / education? When are you going to realise…

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What 20,000 readers taught me about blogging

OK, maybe a slight exaggeration. My blog has just recorded an amazing 20,000 views (now almost 21,000 actually!) which is not strictly the same as 20,000 readers. But unless someone is reading this blog A LOT I’m going to take it as a huge compliment! A compliment I have to add has completely humbled me…

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What are the top Facebook Pages?

A great bit of fun from the Jeff Bullas blog today – the top Facebook pages by number of likes – you might be surprised! 1) Facebook for every phone – over 130M likes! 2) Facebook! – 71M Likes 3) Texas Hold ‘Em Poker – over 64M likes 4) You Tube – over 62M Likes…

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Oiconf Update: latest news on the social media conference for Wales

If you are a regular reader of this blog, you will know about the social media content conference I have had the pleasure of being involved with over the last few months. Well, I thought I’d give you all an update! Its getting really exciting. All those months ago when we first started to talk about it, it seemed…

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