Internet Blog-Influenced News Cycles

According to klout.com/BillCammack, I’m a “Broadcaster”.. To them, that means “You broadcast great content that spreads like wildfire. You are an essential information source in your industry. You have a large and diverse audience that values your content.” I mention that because I’m glad they changed my category from “Pundit”. Pundits get on my last […]

Lies & Boob Jobs

Pretty much every single week, I have to hear about people that fell for the okey-doke because someone SAID one thing and then DID another thing. Please get a clue.. Stop listening to what people say. Talk is cheap. Actions speak louder than words. Try to focus on reality instead of some fantasy someone pumped […]

Influence and Numbers

The Emperor wears no clothes. Here’s how fads occur.. Someone does something that other people agree is a good or stylish thing to do and then everyone copies that person. Eventually, all the guys want to buy the same car and all the gals want to buy the same boots and sunglasses and nobody realizes […]

Thoughts about the “Fast Company Influence Project”

I can’t tell you anything about the actual Fast Company Influence Project because I never clicked on it. I never came close to clicking on it, which is where I feel we will discover some of the myriad lessons to be learned from this situation. First Impression The first time I heard of the project, […]

Why your number of Twitter followers doesn’t mean ISH

I was talking with my friend Remo last night and he asked me about Twitter. I’ve been on Twitter for over two years at this point. I posted about it back in June 2007 [link]. At some point, he asked me about its usefulness. As I travelled back mentally to when I first joined, I […]