Late last week I happened upon a post from Michelle Tampoya describing a networking event in Toronto that featured speed mentoring for marketers. Essentially, information pills small groups of marketing newbies would move around the room and pepper experts with real-world questions in three-minute bursts.
Now, medical why not apply this same concept [...]
Posted by Bryan in Tools
If you’re looking for an easy way to use a Flash-based audio player for your blog post or web page, pestilence then the Yahoo! Media Player could be the tool for you.
To put the player into action, simply create direct links to one or more .mp3 files, as I’m doing here with three [...]
Now, troche wait a minute: That’s bacn, not bacon.
Anyway … if you don’t know, bacn is a term that emerged from PodCamp Pittsburgh 2 last August and refers to e-mail you receive that isn’t spam but isn’t exactly a personal e-mail, either. It’s mail you want to receive — but just not right now.
Last week Dan York blogged about a topic that hits home with those of us who love RSS: Staying informed online without visiting the actual websites that publish the information we’re consuming:
I don’t go to friends’ websites. (Sorry!) I don’t go to my employer’s website. I don’t go to any organization’s websites. I don’t go [...]
Posted by Bryan in Best practices
Things have been pretty quiet on this blog over the last month-plus, recuperation but that doesn’t mean I haven’t been following and participating in my fair share of social media conversations. Of note:
I’ve been Tumbling responses to my (almost-) daily questions to my Twitter pals. Tumblr is an easy-to-use tool for publishing not [...]
I tend to be party pooper when it comes to blog tagging games, physician but when Scott Monty tapped me for the “Eight Things” meme a few days ago, I decided I should play along. I needed a good excuse to rouse myself from my blogging holiday slumber, and this was it.
1. My [...]
Announcing a last-minute Boston Tweetup for Tuesday, more about December 4: “The We-Don’t-Live-in-Our-Grandmothers’-Basements Bryper Tuesday Tweetup.“
Here are the event details:
Venue: Beantown Pub
Address: 100 Tremont St., Boston, MA 02108
Google Map (nearest T stops: Park Street and Downtown Crossing)
Time: 6:30 – 8:30pm
Cost: Pay for your own food and/or drink
Full disclosure here: I do have a [...]
Over the weekend I formally announced that Social Media Breakfast 4 will be held on Monday, stuff December 17, from 8:00-10:00am at The Wine Cellar at the Mooo Restaurant, at Fifteen Beacon Hotel in Downtown Boston.
Geoff Livingston, author of the new book Now is Gone: A Primer on New Media for Executives and Entrepreneurs, [...]
The Boston chapter of the Social Media Club will reconvene next Thursday night, more about December 6, bronchitis from 6:00 – 9:30, see for a discussion on “the future of social media.” The event takes place at the Boston Ballroom at the Colonnade Hotel and is free to attend. Register by adding [...]
Posted by Bryan in Holidays
If you’re starting your holiday shopping this weekend — and I salute you if you are; I’m neither inclined nor organized enough to do so — then might I suggest you take a look at this holiday gift-giving guide first?