I was victimized by marketing

If you look up the word “victim” in the people’s dictionary it says: victim: One who has encountered Chuck Norris. I would think that is quite an accurate definition because twice in two months, I have been victimized. I’ve encountered the Chuck Norris of email…

6 keys to leveraging Facebook for non-profits

Yesterday morning I joined a lovely bunch of non-profit social media practitioners for an online marketing workshop on “Leveraging Facebook for Non-profits.” Nothing quite says 4:30 am (12:30 pm EST) like 60-minutes of a live-streamed video presentation complete with 27 slides. (What I do well…

The best kind of coach is a dad

I think the best of a daughter’s childhood memories — the ones remembered most vividly and with hues of colour that have worn in other memories forgotten, and preserved with happiness and the nostalgia of past pages written in the diary of our lives —…

blog lately – v3, i5

Some of my kind of reading floating around the interweb lately… Cheers. xLindsey. DESSERT FIRST Can’t say it better than this… Why Christianity needs both Tim Challies AND Ann Voskamp (and maybe a Catholic or two–thrown in for good measure) Powerful. Ben Irwin’s Letter to…

Fifty people forbidden from Fifty Shades of Grey

It’s tough times to be a book. Fifty shades of tough. Also equally as tough times to be a new bookie — that is you’ve decided to start feeding your brain a little more than your thighs since the opposite has been true since about…

The Americans are in Fiji

Because you must be so interested in how the Americans get along in the down under’s holiday zone…. I noted this up on my phone during the cab ride back to the resort on night four or five. You won’t find any pictures actually associated…