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Category Archives: Business
**VOMIT** When you have to specifically say “this is a legitimate company”….chances are good the real answer is it’s not.
From Seth Godin… All good ideas are terrible Until people realize they are obvious. If you’re not willing to live through the terrible stage, you’ll never get to the obvious part.
Online ads are not my favorite things in the world. Frankly, it’s not the actual ads themselves that irk me. It’s the bigger dynamic across the web that the ad ecosystem has enabled. Too many people racing to capture people’s time and attention – the most precious asset every single person on earth has – for the wrong reason; just because they can make a buck doing so. Just because you can capture someone’s time, doesn’t mean you should. The time suck economy. The result of the time suck economy is a lot of web properties and apps have been built (& more are released everyday) that people don’t find valuable enough to pay for, but … Continue reading
I think about community. A lot. In order to build sustainable communities, you need to ensure you understand what they find valuable. What do members of your community valuable? Rich is dead on with his thoughts. In summary: Their reputation. The community’s reputation. Friendships/relationships. Good, quality, information. Access to terrific people. Are you helping your community members with all of these? If not, why?