Why I hate video.

I’ve been thinking – I have been to many workshops, blogging seminars and various other places regarding “Web 2.0…..” First, is there such a thing as Web 2.0? When did we have web 1.0? Web .01? It seems to me, many are just struggling to define something so they can say they’re proficient in it….

Remembering the beginnings

Something I have noticed far too much is that when we become great we stop doing the things that lead to our greatness. We spend so much time actually telling the world how great we are, or how we became great, but we never sustain those things which got us there. We abandon ourselves. This…

…Like the wind

So, if you’ve followed me on Twitter, Facebook, anywhere, you’ve heard me, no doubt, lamenting my decision to run a 5k. Well, I did it last weekend. I just wanted to share some pictures from it. Thanks everyone for your words of encouragement. What I was struck by, was a couple of things, First, there…

Following the Pack (or not)

We must know what we think and speak out, even at the risk of unpopularity. –  Eleanor Roosevelt I should start by saying that I’m not, generally, a fan of generalized personality tests, yes, there are some truths to them; though, you can take any number of quizzes and get a variety of results. (Used…

Quotes

I publish a Quote of the Day to my facebook page, almost every day. I pick them by hand and I look for something silly, profound, or just plain interesting. Here’s the entire archive. 2/20/2011 Rules are like flagpoles in a slalom race: you observe their presence religiously, skirt around them as closely as possible…

My Momma Always Told Me…

I was thinking recently about all the advice I’ve ever received both personally and professionally. There is one thing that has always stuck with me; from my mom, who said, “If you want it bad enough, you’ll work hard enough to get it.” I’ve been thinking about that for the last couple of days and…

Oops. I missed it.

It seems I started my blog over a year ago. That date came and went without so much as a peep. Oops. September 22, 2009 – September 22, 2010 – My One Year Blogoversary. Some stats: 3,300 views all-time views today: 5 Busiest day: 98 views on Monday, July 5, 2010 Posts: 95 Comments: 253…

My Week In Review

I’ve been pretty busy this week and I’ve seen some pretty awesome things this week. So I had to share. I would have normally broken them down into multiple posts but I don’t know when I’m going to be next in front of the computer. 🙂 Last weekend: I can’t help but gloat a little…

Inspiration

As some of you may know. Especially if you’re one of the few that actually read my blog or Twitter or Facebook on a regular basis. I’ve got a pretty full life, Work, School, Gym, Friends. All take time. Lately, more than a few friends of mine have referred to me as providing them inspiration…