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I Was Called A Troll Today

By |December 17th, 2016|

I was called a troll today (not the first time) …
They complained to #Twitter for me being a troll …

I never considered myself a troll but I will tell you this much.

Being offended by someone doesn’t make you a victim nor them a troll.

This started because I was censored in a Facebook group and I called the

Social Media, Diversity and Inclusion

By |December 15th, 2016|

We need #diversity to thrive and I wrote an article back in July long before the election cycle called: Facebook the hammer that destroys democracy
Algorithm Driven An Echo Chamber That We All Live In Today
Seemed quite a drastic title at the time but not anymore and I feel like banging my hand of the table again

The RedBull of Machine Driven Intelligence

By |June 24th, 2016|

Machine Driven Intelligence

I had the privilege to speak at an event held by Yieldify  in London last week about the future of personalization and #social commerce.  There can be no doubt that the next wave of technology will drive efficiencies across organizations driven by HUGE data pools , machine learning and intelligence.   My key

Who owns your “deductive data”?

By |December 8th, 2015|

Recently I “over-read” a conversation on Twitter where people were discussing that they didn’t want Twitter to know about their gender, age occupation and so on. They were quite sure, as they had never opted this information, Twitter did not have it. I am pretty sure they were wrong! Whereas Facebook has prompted users to

Twitter Tools #1: Twitter Counter

By |December 4th, 2015|

Twitter Tools #1:  Twitter Counter
Everybody has a routine and everyone has tools that they use. I have tested many twitter tools in hopes to find some that make my experience better and make me more efficient. I would suggest that if you have thought about tools or have used various tools please continue and remember:
Let

The Dehumanizing Effect of Social Media Automation

By |December 3rd, 2015|

 

I would like to start this post by stating that I am not against companies that build automation for #Social Media, I can certainly see value in automating some of the most mundane and routine tasks across social media.  I am also not knocking the user for trying to make their life easier on Social

The Collapse of Social Media Engagement Model

By |November 29th, 2015|

I was reading this article by buffer admitting that they lost ½ of all their #social media referral traffic in the last 12 months. (click picture)

It is a very open and honest article that I applaud because it confirms something my gut feeling has been telling me for a while:
Engagement is overvalued. This is most

Twitter Automated Thank Yous – The Self Fulfilling Prophecy

By |October 29th, 2015|

Twitter Automated Thank Yous – The Self Fulfilling Prophecy

This is a short little note to all the people that use sumall https://sumall.com/ or other automated services.  I have been testing sumall and like most of people I like the quick over view of my daily, weekly and month stats delivered to my mailbox.  Here is what

Lifehack: Productivity on Steroids – Trello x Pomello

By |July 6th, 2015|

Do you want to be more productive? Here is the LifeHack For You
Everyone wants to be more productive because being productive is awesome and feeling productive is even more incredible.  These are some of the best feelings that I know; the satisfaction of accomplishing something. I have found the nice hack that keeps the tasks

6 Things You Can Do To Get To the Big Data Mountain Top

By |July 1st, 2015|