One of the people I met at Sydney coffee mornings, Joseph, writes about the problems with cafe / venue websites: style over substance. Website design is far from a cafe’s core business, and so it’s easy to be seduced by flashiness: trying to be cinematic in what you’re doing. This gets in the way of […]
[ /karen/ ] Timely ideas for belt-tightening: change the way you think about money and wealth.
I opened the front door this morning, and there were two Jehovah’s witnesses at the door. William was the one doing all the talking, and his little son was amusing himself on the front steps. Paul – built like a nightclub bouncer but friendly enough – stayed a few steps back, so as not to […]
[ barb ] Tips For Managing Multiple Social Media Accounts – some simple things here, but ideas that are worth noting.
[ Delicious/glass ] George Lucas – 1983 vs. 2005
[ kottke ] Don’t eat the marshmallow – long New Yorker essay about the work of Walter Mischel who discovered some correlations between self-control as a child and success in later life.
Tweeting your way to a job – if the NYT is talking about it, it must be reaching mainstream, yes?
You already know why you don’t invite anyone to your church, but you might not realise it.
Some good ideas for creatives across a range of Adobe products here: 20 Time-Saving Tips to Improve Designer’s Workflow
Why Your Message Fails In Social Media. When a brand engages someone in a social media context, the opportunity is there to make use of a great deal of data. It is possible to engage people across a much broader segment of their life and interests than simply throwing a generic message at them. This […]