Why LinkedIn Endorsements are like bad garage sales

LinkedIn Endorsements are not very useful

People clamor and rush to the next social network, while grasping, often weakly, to the older ones. LinkedIn might be the best example of a largely disconnected social network. Very Continue Reading →

Change “Look at Me” to “Learn From Me”

Look at me! Look at me!

Everyone is trying to win in the social networking marketing space. But while they do so, I watch them use their social networks primarily to say…. No SHOUT, “LOOK AT Continue Reading →

Live Streaming for Writing, Speakers, Musicians, and Other Creatives

I’ve used live streaming for a few years.. although, far less than I believe I should have. This is an short overview aimed at musicians but will have relevance to Continue Reading →

Creating a songwriter or band press kit. Microsoft Publisher and transparent overlay image

Carpenteria 2009

I uploaded a new press kit page yesterday and received an email about the overlaid image I use on it. You can see that here. Below is a video that Continue Reading →