Ever see a guy playing his guitar behind his head while hula hooping and playing the harmonica? Me either, I gave a dollar for this one yall! I love this City!
Social Media and the Second Coming →
“Evangelist Franklin Graham went one further and said when Jesus returns again, it won’t be with the trumpets of angels and light booming from the heavens but with billions of tweets, Facebook posts and hand-held camera footage of the second coming uploaded onto YouTube.” Christians have jokes too! Thought this was an interesting flare on our Social Media Nation. Click the...
You can’t catch a cub without going into the tiger’s den.– Chinese Proverb
Do not confine your children to your own learning, for they were born in another...– Chinese Proverb
I have become my own version of an optimist… Something terrific will come...– Joan Rivers
Twitter Cheat Sheet →
Some basic tips from @thinkmarketact for folks wondering how to use twitter for business… or even personal
Build Your Audience with Facebook and Blogging →
Great advice for beginning Social Media users or a small business ready to create a Social Media Marketing Plan.
Should you hire a Social Media Consultant? →
“An experienced social media marketing consultant has the advantage of thinking about social media 24/7 — with multiple clients, they’re also sharing the cost of staying ahead of the curve. They not only know what works, but they also have the luxury of experimenting and trying new things with different clients.” Via Mashable
My first Nationally Covered Advocacy Effort. →
ToyBox Advocacy: I was featured in a national news story televised on CBS Evening News with Katie Couric, and interviewed by Ben Tracy at my home back in 2008, when gas originally shot up. Now, we are back to the drawing board. Smh My brother, whom I just helped moved to Seattle from Louisiana a year ago, is now having the same issue. We need a BREAK!
Toy Box Sports: NBA Sixthman of the year on... →
Video: Jamal Crawford, Rainer Beach alumni and Seattle native. Now playing for the Atlanta Hawk Visit BET.com via this Link if you missed it on April 6th!!
Olsen twins in Seattle considering E Commerce... →
Just here talking business after the Launch Party of their new clothing line on April 5th. Already spotted in Nordstrom-Bellevue since their arrival on April 6th.
25 Rules of Social Media Netiquette →
By Alexandra Samuel Love, another of my favorite Social Media and Tech Writers. She writes about how social media has changed politics, work and our personal lives. Professional affiliations: Director of the Social + Interactive Media Centre at Emily Carr University of Art + Design, the co-founder of Social Signal, and a blogger for Oprah.com and the Harvard Business Review. Please review...
Toy Box Poetry: In The Grass
The grass is forever entangled With limbless whispering creatures Of the dark Slithering… sliding… Closer… closer… closer… At your side… Learning life from you… Using his tools against you… Living vicariously through you Thanking you… Helping you… Smiling at you… Laughing with you… His skin crawls underneath In the shadows of you glow Psss… Pssssss… Psss Flickering tongue red as...
Toy Box Inspiration: Successful thinking.
Thoughts determine our destiny. Now, food for thought… You get what you think about, whether you want it or not. If your everyday thoughts are consumed with all of the negative aspects of life, then you will sow negative life! The “secret” is to negate those thoughts and get it POSITIVE!! Some say that this idea, essentially the Law if Attraction, is the secret to life....