Five Social Media Lessons From Anthony Bourdain

By: Guest | December 29, 2011 | 
Tweet Share Share +1 Pin EmailTotal Shares 190Today’s guest post is written by Craig McBreen. What can a snarky, middle-aged, New Yorker teach a 40-something, wannabe blogger about life? Well, I often find inspiration in the strangest places and politically incorrect, sharp-tongued, bad boy chefs dole out the best advice. You knew that, right? I’m an unabashed fan of Mr. Bourdain’s work and simply love his [&hellip... Read More
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Arment Dietrich Accomplishments

By: Arment Dietrich | December 29, 2011 | 
Tweet Share Share +1 Pin EmailTotal Shares 80Today’s guest post is by Molli Megasko. It’s Facebook question of the week time. I hope I don’t disappoint anyone, but I’m replacing Gini Dietrich this week.  She asked me to help her out as she actually is taking some vacation days, believe it or not. Her question to me was… “Molli, you’ve worked at Arment Dietrich for nearly [&hellip... Read More
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Plan for the Unexpected

By: Arment Dietrich | December 28, 2011 | 
Tweet Share Share +1 Pin EmailTotal Shares 85Today’s guest post is written by Lisa Gerber. As I write this, it’s the morning after Christmas. Boxing Day. We’re cleaning out the boxes here. Getting ready for the weekend, New Years, and more importantly taking advantage of down time to clean out. I love this time of year. It’s quiet everywhere. My house is quiet, the blogosphere is quiet, [&hellip... Read More

What’s Your Number?

By: Guest | December 28, 2011 | 
Tweet Share Share +1 Pin EmailTotal Shares 10Today’s guest post is written by Erika Napoletano.  No, this post isn’t about a crappy pickup line or some other awkward online dating experience. In all honesty, it’s the result of a pretty awesome dating experience (at least one that doesn’t involve a guy showing up at my house drunk with a gun – but I digress – and [&hellip... Read More
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Three Monitors: A Snarky Look at How We Work

By: Brian Meeks | December 27, 2011 | 
There are many benefits to having three monitors, including added space and geekiness. There are also unintended consequences for customer service... Read More

2012: A Year Destined for Entrepreneurial Success

By: Guest | December 27, 2011 | 
Tweet Share Share +1 Pin EmailTotal Shares 153 Today’s guest post is written by Rieva Lesonsky. Although I’m a bit superstitious, I’m going to go ahead, channel iconic 1950s television personality (and songwriter, who knew?) Steve Allen, and say I think 2012 is going to “be the start of something big.” I know there are naysayers out there who will disagree, and point out the numerous [&hellip... Read More

Boxing Day: No Rest for the Social

By: Guest | December 26, 2011 | 
Tweet Share Share +1 Pin EmailTotal Shares 59Today’s guest post is written by Martin Waxman.  Well, it’s December 26 and I’ve finished my holiday shopping – finally! By that I mean, the shopping I needed to get done before Christmas.   That’s what the 24th is for, right? And now it’s Boxing Day in Canada and the UK.  What?  Don’t worry, I haven’t become a pugilist or joined [&hellip... Read More


By: Guest | December 26, 2011 | 
Tweet Share Share +1 Pin EmailTotal Shares 100Today’s guest post is written by David Meerman Scott. I’ve been in and around the real-time news business my entire career, both on the news creation side (working for Knight-Ridder and other publishers) and the PR side of the house. The transformation I see in the news business right now opens the best opportunity ever for smart marketers to bypass [&hellip... Read More
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Gin and Topics: Moron Award, Pandas, and Drunk Kitchen

By: Gini Dietrich | December 23, 2011 | 
Tweet Share Share +1 Pin EmailTotal Shares 56It’s my last Gin and Topics of the year. In fact, it’s my last post of the year. Lisa Gerber has two guest bloggers set up for every day next week. So, for those of you who’ll be working, you’ll have some good reading material to keep your brain fed. My friend Michael Schechter (aka Shrek) is going to [&hellip... Read More