I wont beat around the bush, once again it’s time for a bit more expert & guru bashing. I need a release and a few new thoughts and observations have come to me that I want to share. So on with the bashing. When it comes to pseudo wannabes there are 2 categories. The bandwagon jumpers and the plain stupid. Both can be found on twitter and without having to read their tweets, you just...
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Pleased to have my fist guest on the blog. Welcome to Stuart and thanks to him for this post. If you’re interested in guest blogging here then do get in touch. I honestly believe Twitter is making the world a smaller place. I can’t figure out if I enjoy this fact or if I hate it, but either way it’s true and we all have to live with it. When it comes to Twitter, never underestimate that...
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Social media is dead, long live social media.I don’t know about you but I’m starting to get a little tired of hearing the phrase ‘social media’. I guess it’s helpful as an umbrella term but it’s over used and abused. Also I’m not entirely comfortable about the phrase itself. Here’s the thing. Since the moment that AOL disc came through the post I was most attracted by the connection and social...
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Preaching to the converted

In the world of Social Media why are so many so called experts marketing their expertise via the very channels that they claim they can teach you to master. Why are they preaching to the converted? You really don’t have to go far on twitter or facebook or linked in to find someone advertising their expert services to you. Now if the point of an expert is to pass their expertise to those that do...
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Bad workmen blame their tools

A bad workman always blames his tools the saying goes, and I agree. By my own admission I’ve done it enough times myself. Tools have changed No longer are they just a hammer or a chisel that craft and create things from wood and metal. We live in a digital age and so we have computers and keyboards and mice, they are the tools for many of us. However, beyond these tools we have a newer set...
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My attention was brought to a new widget about to be launched called Tweetboard. It basically allows you to embed your twitter stream into your website. Well that’s nothing new really. End of post? No…. On the site there’s some intro gumph and a video.  Reading through this it sounds fantastic and revolutionary. What I don’t get is that it is sold as something that IS a...
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