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 Match.com 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