Blogging on the Lazy River

I was in Orlando last week for a conference. It was a last-minute decision to head south. And I didn’t actually attend the conference. I really went to see some SoloPR PRO friends and colleagues who were at the conference. To hang out. To network....

When to Schedule Social Media Posts

I’m not a fan of automation. Automats? Big fan. Automated processes? Of course (where they make business sense). But automated posts? Not so much. The problem with automation in social media channels is that you end up with people and brands who are not active...

Social Media Productivity Hacks 3

I’m using the phrase “productivity hacks” because it sounds a lot sexier than saying “tools I found online to help me do my job a little better or a little easier.” And, yes, my best hacking days (such that they exist) are ahead of me. Here are three new tools...

My Life in Color Blocks

I just spent about eight hours over the past week dealing with a lemon of a new computer. In 2-3 hour time blocks, I alternately tried to get the operating system updates installed, tweeted with @WindowsSupport, and talked to Costco Concierge. The last straw was when...