Building online reputation: content marketers need content readers!

One of the most important parts of building online reputation is feeding yourself a nutritious information diet of the best thinking in your field of expertise and sharing the good stuff you find effectively. Clay Johnson made the first part of this point well in his underappreciated book The Information Diet a few years ago, […]

The end of Google Reader [and what it means to me]…

This is the final installment in my series [rant?] about the death of Google Reader… Teaching social media in my classes at Northeast Wisconsin Technical College and coaching my clients, I frequently quote the words of the great philosophers .38 Special who said: Google Reader is gone. No farewell message. No thank you for the […]

How to Cope with the Death of Google Reader

Sonia Simone at CopyBlogger has a post worth your attention on the death of Google Reader: You know the stages. First, denial. “No way, dude, that’s got to be a rumor.” Then anger. “Don’t Be Evil my $%&! How could they do this to me?” Bargaining. “Could a new version of Google Reader really save […]

The ‘Holy Trinity’ of personal information management…

One of the most important things thinkers who aspire to thought leadership need to do is to effectively manage the information they need to nurture and nourish their expertise… I firmly believe the single most important issue in social media is not whether or not it works to generate leads; rather, how can I add […]