Archive for the 'General' Category

Page 2 of 4

Japanese Earthquake Radiation: Lessons We Can Learn

Earlier this week, I blogged about how Vaseline and radioactivity are related to make a point – well actually, to illustrate how William Tucker has been able to reduce the fear mongering propaganda of the mass media to simple, easy-to-understand metaphors and analogies that any 5th grader can understand. Mt Tucker recently added another article […]

Share

Internet Use On Vacation

I just blogged about Internet use on vacation on my Professional Mastery Blog – you should go there now and check it out. It’s something to consider, but it’s not what you think.

Share

Exponential Internet Marketing Bootcamp Day 1 Of 3

It’s unfortunate you’re not in the room with me at the Exponential Internet Marketing Bootcamp with other Australian entrepreneurs who are going to learn the most cost effective online strategies to get more traffic to their websites and/or blogs. We’re at the Marriott Hotel and right now I am about to reveal where the fish […]

Share

Google Goggles

This video speaks for itself – it’s very entertaining and demonstrates how to make information fun to learn. Additional applications of augmented reality are quite fascinating.

Share

I hope you’re wearing clean underwear*

If you don’t know how Google has changed the rules of online search and what it means to your online presence and sales – you’re about to get caught with your pants down. If you’ve been happy with your Search Engine Optimisation (SEO), you’re potentially in for a rude shock with Google’s new updates, enhancements […]

Share

Catch the next wave!

As a business coach, I mentor my clients to develop what is called “deep knowledge”. In this day and age of information overload, it’s important to go beyond the superficial. That is easier said than done, which is why most people (1) don’t have a clue what I’m talking about and (2) if they do, […]

Share

First Technical Support Call

Today’s post will become a classic because it’s so relevant for anyone who is in technical support or has to deal with customer service requests. It’s a contribution from Daniel Pinter of B Technologies. There are so many lessons that we all can learn from… Of course AFTER we stop laughing (at ourselves)!

Share

Gmail Spam

If you hate Gmail spam as much as I do, you can click on the hyperlink to report it. I am not sure how diligent Google is about reducing spam, but if everyone who got spammed took the time to report it, we might actually find a way to reduce it. Anyway, everyone hates spam […]

Share

Phishing

“Phishing” (also known as “carding” or “spoofing”) refers to email that attempts to fraudulently acquire personal information from you, such as your account password or credit card information. On the surface, the email may appear to be from a legitimate company or individual, but it’s not. I came across this particular explanation of phishing that […]

Share

Something’s happening…

As you might have noticed, my blogs have been quiet this month… Something’s going on… but what exactly? If you attended the Exponential Extravaganza events in Brisbane and Melbourne, you kind of know what’s going on… If you’re based in Sydney you can find out THIS Saturday 26 June… by clicking here -> Exponential Extravaganza. […]

Share

Stop Feeding The Piranhas! Part Two

I previously blogged about this, I called it Stop Feeding The Piranhas… It’s one of my Internet pet peeves. Always use the Bcc when SENDING or FORWARDING to a group of people to protect the email identity and integrity of others. When someone does it to me too often. I take them off my list […]

Share

Small Sounds, Big Deals: How Do Number Sounds Influence Consumers?

Small Sounds, Big Deals: How Do Number Sounds Influence Consumers? This article was so interesting I just had to share it with you. Instead of interpreting it for you, go to the original article by clicking the hyperlink – it’s brief and exceptionally well written! You’re welcome. It’s who I am and what I do… […]

Share

Social Media Ripples

This is such a cool and powerful concept I keep it for my clients. Sorry. I can’t give you everything for FREE, after all that wouldn’t be fair to my clients. Stuff like this, when you really understand what it means is the difference between drowning in the tsunami of leads going to your competitors […]

Share

Thank You Says It All

We all know that saying thank you improves customer service… However doing it online sometimes is a little more difficult to do. Recently, Apple ‘thanked me for filling a customer service survey’… I thought it was such a great way of saying thank you that I wanted to share it with you – to say […]

Share

SEO Tip: Linked In Recommendation Checklist

OK, while I have you here – start or keep giving recommendations to people on Linked In. If you haven’t done it yet – SHAME ON YOU! Start GIVING them to clients so they will reciprocate and give YOU recommendations. Aim to give 1/day or /week when things are quiet. You’ll quickly start to see […]

Share

Internet Freelancer Management Tip

Today’s blog post is a tip that can save you countless hours managing remote contractors via the Internet if you use freelancers via online sources like www.Guru.com. It’s one of the many tips and techniques I teach my most elite clients at events such as Internet Millionaire Marketing, which by the way is now available […]

Share

Internet 4-Day Sale Starts Today

Hi, this is a courtesy post to make sure you don’t miss out on this 4-day sale of the SME Entrepreneur Business Building ToolKit. As you well know, having an Internet business is… well… a business. This incredible collection of business building tools is being sold at a one-time-only garage sale for an incredible price […]

Share

Fonolo: Internet Business Model

Every once in a while, a company creates a ‘new business model’ worthy of reflection. Fonolo is one such example. Click on the hyperlink to see how they took something everyone hates and created an intriguing new business model. Time will tell if it’s commercially viable and profitable, but as an Internet Exponential Marketing enthusiast, […]

Share

Don’t Forget To Tune In To Sydney’s “Money Talks” Radio Show Tomorrow Morning

I’m at it again – I will be on Sydney radio again, don’t forget to tune into Sydney’s 2RRR FM 88.5. The Radio Show is called “Money Talks” hosted by David Haseldine on 2RRR 88.5 FM. The show is broadcast live from 8-9 AM Wednesday 8 July 2009. When you tune in, you’ll to get […]

Share

To FaceBook Or Not FaceBook?

Should I spend time on FaceBook? I get this question a lot. Here’s my answer… Time is our most valuable resource… If you’re having fun, that’s cool. But realise you’re having fun – not achieving your goals by chatting, tweeting and following other peoples’ lives… What would happen if you invested that much time into […]

Share