We are failing. We’re failing at reaching out to the lost and the hurting. We’re also failing at providing resources to those that are active around us and in the mission field spreading the Gospel. Here’s how. The internet is the greatest communication platform the world has ever known. And social media is a part […]
Process. Methodology. Streamline. These are all terms that came about during the industrial age. They mean to find better ways of doing things on a massive scale. Or closely related to that anyway. The problem is, they don’t scale in the connection economy. What happens when you process food too much? When you put it […]
The connection economy is taking us all by storm. We are all learning how it works and many are grabbing onto the future while some are struggling to hang on to the past. I trust that you are looking forward. Which brings us to an interesting point in history. For the past 100 years or […]
Today is the day my awesome launch team has been helping me prepare for! They’ve been awesome at giving me feedback and I want to give a shout out to them all. You’ll find links to all their sites at the bottom of this post so be sure to check them and their blogs out, […]
So what is social media anyway? Is it this whole web 2.0 thing? Or is it Twitter? What does it mean to blog? These are things people seem to be confused about. They are second nature to me, but I often find myself in discussions where people don’t truly understand the power this holds. Social […]
As the saying goes, “Ignorance is bliss.” But I have to say that ignorance is no longer an excuse…and in today’s world, it’s anything but bliss. We are living in a knowledge based society where we get paid for what we know, not so much for what we do. So is ignorance still bliss? Not […]
The rise of social media over the past few years has really taken hold of our economy. And it’s changing it in a huge way. This part of the series will not be about how to use social media or how effective one platform or another can be for you or your organization. It’s about […]
Stand for what you believe in even if you’re standing alone. I remember this was on practically ever wall in my elementary school. It was like they wanted us to stand up for our beliefs…but only to the extent they aligned with theirs. And the older I get, the more I realize the need for […]
So what is social media…really? People try to make it so complicated. Like it’s some sort of new thing that we’ve never heard of before. Like Twitter is complex and completely out of their league or realm of expertise.
In the past I have referred to my online self as my “digital self.” Maybe you have too? The thing is, with the way technology is today, online is just an extension of who we really are.