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To Import or Not Import: That is the Question. On Importing Facebook and Twitter Comments to Blog Posts

04.30.2013 · Posted in Blogging

When I published my recommended reading post Sunday reactions to it on Facebook and Twitter brought home an issue I had noticed for a while now - more people responding on Facebook and Twitter and less on the blog. 99.9% of the time I am completely ok with this - I know comments are not a sign of success ...

Time Off for Reflection, Regrouping and Prioritizing

I am taking the next two weeks off. Your regularly scheduled blog posts will resume on January 4th 2010. Why? The short version - It's the holidays, things are slow and it's always good to take a break. The long version - I need time to regroup and realign my priorities.  Lately I've been scrambling ...

On Weakness: Identify, Cope, Accept Mistakes Will Happen, Acknowledge, Correct, Apologize, Learn and Move On.

11.12.2009 · Posted in Blogging, Chit Chat

Yesterday morning I stood in front of a group of people and told them to admit their weaknesses, which of course has me thinking about mine. I did this during a time management workshop, so the example I be used for myself is how bad my memory is and how I cope with that.  Tuesday another ...

Put Down the Phone and Pay Attention

Last week I (and many others) spent a lot of time documenting the Internet Librarian conference, photos, tweets, blog posts, facebook updates. Did the act of digitally documenting the events change anything? Did the process of lifestreaming change my (and others) behavior, perception of what was happening and memories of it. Will we remember it better or worse? A recent ...