Archive for August, 2010

How do you respond to Tweeters who follow, unfollow, and then follow back?

Friday, August 27th, 2010

I’ve been noticing a trend lately. Like most people, whenever someone follows me on Twitter, I get a notification.

Me being the inquisitive person that I am, I usually take a quick look to see if they’re someone I’d like to follow back. Sometimes I follow, sometimes I don’t.


How Blogging Could Help You Become a Successful Consultant

Monday, August 23rd, 2010

Sometimes, if you have a business or have an area of expertise, patting yourself on the back when blogging can be most beneficial. This is different than boasting about how good you are. It comes down to just plain good old common sense of saying, “Hey, I have some skills that may be beneficial to someone out there.”

Here are a few examples where I have picked up some work in my area and not by blatantly trying to market myself.


How do you know if your blog writing stinks?

Friday, August 20th, 2010

You StinkYou’ve been giving blogging your best shot – producing content regularly, frequenting the usual social networking sites – spending hours upon hours in the blogosphere.  Yet, no matter how hard you try, you just can’t seem to get any comments, retweets, and some days if feels as if Google has applied an insect-repellent like traffic block to your site only.