Things I’ve learned from !ideation

I’m dreading writing this post. It’s going to take a long time, more time than I have. And I’d rather sleep on the plane than write this. But I’m reminding myself that collecting my notes and thoughts is the best way for me to reflect…

Notes from !deation

By my second sentence of writing Things I’ve learned from !ideation, I knew that I was going to have to separate out this post from that post. Or the first post would have way too long. So if you’re wanting notes, here’s my notes. If…

The ROI of Social Media

Whether you are using social media to connect with your friends, your peers, your colleagues or your customers, you have to admit that social media is influencing every aspect of online communication. While the ROI (return on investment) of Social Media debate is a popular…

Thoughts post-#ICPNW

Yesterday I was at the Idea Camp Portland Northwest in the beautiful downtown at Portland Foursquare Church. The Idea Camp, a co-collaboration of philanthropy and business to inspire and create change through idea creation and sharing, brings minds of creativity together for love of people….

Social media and charity?

The recent increase in Social Media hype thanks to Facebook, Twitter, Linked In, Vimeo and a number of other microblogging sites has produced a new kind of marketing- Social Media marketing. Studies are showing that Social Media marketers are among the most requested of marketing…

Have churches gone digital?

It has come to my understanding that the new media millennium has done more than take over our personal and social lives (via Myspace, Facebook, Twitter), it has crept into our professional portfolios (via LinkedIn, WordPress, and sometimes even on Flickr). Your best friend, your mom and…

Tweet tweet tweet!!!!

in the last couple of weeks, ive worked to understand and belong in the “new” (im not sure if its actually ‘new’) social networking and communication tool- twitter. after days of confusion and 4-5 accounts made and deleted, i feel like im finally getting the…