Archive for August, 2009

Control Your Internet Image

August 31st, 2009

My Internet Image

Q. What is displayed when you Google your name?
A. Your Internet image.

Wouldn’t it be nice if you could control your Internet image? (here’s mine: Google, Yahoo!)

If you’re like most people, when you search for your name you see links to sites you don’t control and information about other people with the same name.

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15 Minutes of Fame – 140 Characters at a time

August 10th, 2009

“In the future everyone will be world-famous for fifteen minutes.” Andy Warhol

I have a theory on why social media is popular with kids. I think it is all about fame, or a variation of fame I call “e-fame.”

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Your Business – Asset or Baby?

August 3rd, 2009

Baby or Asset Business

When I meet with aspiring entrepreneurs, I always ask them what type of business do they want – Asset or Baby?

Inexperienced entrepreneurs try to have it both ways. But it doesn’t work that way. Your business needs to be either an Asset or a Baby.

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