Bi-Partisan Reach on Twitter: Hillary Clinton Has More Influence on Twitter Than the Entire Republican Candidate Pool

History has proven that presidential elections can be won by leveraging technology to touch and convert voters. Technology once again will be in the spotlight and play a critical role in determining the outcome of the 2016 election. Political institutions that can leverage the power of new technology platforms to connect to their constituents more effectively … Read more

Go Ahead, Make Twitter (now X) Feel Less Like Work

X (formerly Twitter) should feel like a game. A real game – not some CRM or productivity app dressed up like a game. We are talking about the type of fun adventure that you leap straight to after work without taking your coat off. We live for the idea that working on social media should be … Read more

How to Fund Raise Like Leo DiCaprio in Inception

Persuading venture capitalists and investors in general is just like Nolan’s blockbuster psychological thriller Inception. Art imitates life. You, the entrepreneur needs to subtly place your big idea in the VC’s subconscious mind, and quietly leave so they wake up thinking the idea was theirs all along. Let’s see what lessons we can learn from Leo … Read more

How to find popular blog topics that your audience is interested in

There are hundreds of topics out there that your audience wants to hear about – a treasure trove for the data minded blogger. There has never been an easier time to experiment with being a writer than now. Generations of writers in the past had to be content with very limited feedback prior to writing their book … Read more

The counterintuitive truths I learned about productivity (the hard way)

Credit: Dilbert Why we are drawn to the siren songs of productivity tools and how they lead us away from productivity When you are planning your business processes, how often do you default to the choice of software tools as your first action item? Time and time again efficiency-hunting team end up spending many months, … Read more

Real Reasons Why People Don’t Read Your Blog

  You are writing about the wrong topic & You are the wrong writer for the job. Do you like reading articles on entrepreneurial success from cubicle workers? How about investment advice from school teachers? Medical advice from homemakers? You probably saw articles like all of the above in one way or another, and you … Read more