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Recommended Video from Kiva.org

Kiva helps alleviate global poverty through microloans.  They have a great loan payment rate around 97%.  This is a video that follows the path of a $25 loan from London to a village in Cambodia.  Check them out at www.Kiva.org. Here’s a link to the video.  It’s 11 minutes but worth it to see the […]

Value of e-Marketing….the times are changing!

Excellent simple slide shows are available to view at vizedu.com. Marketing is changing.  Learn about the shifts and be prepared to shift to e-Marketing!

www.Mastersadvisors.com is live!

Digital Hill launched a new site for a financial service firm in Lancaster, PA on Friday. The site offers a flash section on the home page and editable inner pages through a online site manager area. It can be seen here: MastersAdvisors.com I think it turned out really well with a nice, professional look and […]

January 2009

It’s a new year and a long time since posting.  I’m doing new things: Twittering – see www.twitter.com/mgingerich Vlingo – voice app on iPhone to update status in Twitter and Facebook via voice SEO tools – working on implementing tools to boost page rank Launch an advertising site.  2009 is  the year I will launch […]

Post commentary on “The First-Time CEO’s Recession Survival Guide”

I really liked this note that came through TechCrunch.  I think it offers a lot of good tips for the small business owner.  It’s a good, quick read and something to reflect on… The First-Time CEO’s Recession Survival Guide Posted: 30 Nov 2008 05:19 AM PST Editor’s note: The following guest post is written by […]

Good words from Jon Gordon

I thought Jon Gordon had some really good words in his post this week. Here’s the summary from his “5 Ways to Thrive During Tough Times” 1. Refuse to Participate in the Recession 2. Increase Marketing and Advertising 3. Innovate 4. Become a Talent Magnet 5. Think Big, Take Action Here’s the full version: http://www.jongordon.com/blog/ […]

I love Wimbledon tennis!

Here’s some good stuff from Wimbledon this weekend… [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bSXGtYOi1X4]

Another Gem from Jon Gordon

This was another good post from Jon Gordon. It asks some good questions that are worth reflecting on, and made me reflect on some questions like: “what are my actions communicating?”; “what is my brand?  (based on how I live my life)”; and  “What am I speaking through my life?” I know I say faith, […]

Inspiration from Jason McElwain

This video about Jason McElwain, the Autistic Basketball Player, always inspires and moves me. Press on. Dig in. Never give up. Your dream is out there! [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1fw1CcxCUgg&hl=en]

Dale Jr. in ESPN the Mag

I really like this article on Junior in ESPN Magazine. I can connect to it. He’s not the “no holds barred” driver his father was, but he has “methodical fire in his belly” which I resonate with myself. It’s also good to see how he connected with Rick Hendrick and how they “fit” in terms […]

Jott is amazing, I can…

Jott is amazing, I can now talk in my phone through Jott and it will post it on my weblog, that is just amazing the technology that allows us to do this, now I can post blog(?) just from talking online amazing. listen Powered by Jott

Celebrate Success

I saw this in an e-newsletter I get from Jon Gordon (www.jongordon.com) and really liked it.  Celebrate a daily success and help others to do so as well… Celebrate Success Each night before my children go to bed I ask them what their success of the day is. The idea came from a story I […]

Glengettie Tea

Tonight was one of those nights.  I don’t really know why or where it comes from but I had that Glengettie Tea taste in my mouth, just sensed it and yet couldn’t fulfill it.  I’ve been out of my favorite Welsh tea for about a year and the British Shoppe is out of stock!  So […]

The Music Within

This was a good blog post I came across.  What’s the music inside of you?  I want my “music” to be let out and often feel it is not fully yet.  I’m scratching, clawing, attempting, falling, starting again to try and get there. Posts like this spur me to keep after it and not give […]

Post 2

Now I’m testing posting from within Facebook. Hey, my Stromboli’s getting cold so I’ve got to go!

My First Post

I decided to test out wordpress after seeing a number of friends using it. We’ll see how it goes. I don’t have a lot of time to blog but like to have access to putting my thoughts down somewhere from time to time.