So. Here I am. I am poking my head up again from my rabbit hole and looking around. I haven’t written much publicly for nearly a year. I’ve dredged my Twitter account up out of the muck and compost. It was still growing- a little. The dirt is knocked off of the root-ball, the […]
Ed. Note: Originally written January 20th, 2016. David Bowie’s music and influence has been a part of my life in some way since I was 11 years old. When I was a kid, he was bigger than life and inspiring at the same time. I remember seeing him on TV with Marc Bolan, Lou Reed and Iggy […]
Our hearts are revealed by the way that we treat our elders. They can be an encumbrance and a weight, mirroring our own mortality. They do not always say the things we like, agree with or want to hear. Maybe they behave in the ways we think elders aren’t supposed to behave. It requires a person of […]
…stunned. I shook my head, rubbed my eyes & peeked at the 48 inch screen through my fingers.
Staying productive is one of those skills no one teaches you in school but you have to learn. It’s especially important if you’re self-employed or a telecommuter because you usually find yourself performing many different jobs, each with their own set of tasks, during the course of a single day. It doesn’t matter how smart […]
If you’re like me, it’s not unusual to have a pile of emails, documents and other information each day that need to be translated into tasks that you can actually move forward on. Learning to manage communications for any entrepreneur, freelancer, or self-employed person is becoming more and more important for maintaining a reasonable level […]
Always tell the truth about yourself. Social networks are experiential. You need to jump in and experience it. If you are serious about establishing a social internet presence and networking, you have to be prepared to tell the truth about yourself if you want to connect with people on a real level. Using social media tools helps to establish […]