How To Use IFTTT To Kill The Drudgery Of Social Media

You know what’s a huge time-suck? Social media drudgery. You know, the tedious and repetitive tasks that are part of every social media manager’s job. You have way more to offer the world than copy/pasting content from social media sites into spreadsheets. YOU have creative ideas that the world needs! IFTTT helps you spend more time on that good stuff, and less… Read More


Is Your Social Media Presence a “No Pity” Zone?

You can use social media to monitor what’s being said and prioritize how you should respond. But your community needs more than sympathy, and they certainly don’t need your pity! To listen, express compassion, and take action based on wisdom, you have be humanistic. In this witty and beautiful animation, Dr. Brené Brown says that… Read More


How to cure Facebook depression

***reprinted from my email newsletter (subscribe here if you haven’t joined)*** The grass is always greener on Facebook, isn’t it? I mean, no one posts “Just polished off my second quart of Chunky Monkey after coming home drunk from another failed date”. Instead, we only post about the wonderful happenings in our life (and even… Read More


What makes me tick [VIDEO]

I recently hungout with Phil Gerbyshak and Berni Xiong who allowed me to be on The Shut Up Show. We discuss a number of topics, which often include a healthy dose of icky personal stuff. The stuff for nonprofits  - starts at 8:00. The “secret” to Facebook success  - starts at 9:30. The personal stuff – starts… Read More