Writing

Non-Fiction

10 Great Social Business Features of IBM Connections
The posts lists some of the top features and capabilities of IBM Connections. Originally Posted on IBM Social Business Insights Blog: 22 January 2014

12 Most Distinct Twitter Follower Types
A light-hearted look at follower behavior on Twitter. Originally Posted on 12 Most: 7 January 2014. Reposted on Ragan: 21 January 2014

12 Most Critical Prerequisites of a Brand Refresh
Brand refresh lessons. Originally Posted on 12 Most: 17 May 2013. Reposted on Ragan: 24 June 2013

Stand Out from the Crowd
This piece focuses on the back-story behind a business services company's brand refresh. Originally Posted on Rochester Democrat & Chronicle: 2 April 2013

Ebenezer Scrooge Could Teach You A Thing Or Two About Networking
The ghosts of Christmas networking remind you to give back. Originally Posted on Business Insider: 27 December 2012

'Tis The Season To Value What We Have, Not What We Don't
Life Lessons from It's a Wonderful Life. Originally Posted on Business Insider: 27 December 2012

12 Most Asimovian Reads Worth Your Time
This post celebrates Isaac Asimov and recommends 12 essential Asimov reads. Originally Posted on 12 Most: 25 October 2012

Here's How My Daughter Will Be Using Tech To Manage Her Career In 2025
How will the class of 2025 use mobile and social technology? Originally Posted on Business Insider: 19 September 2012

10 Tips For Building Strong Professional Relationships
Inspired by the film "Sideways", this post recommends 10 ways to nurture your professional network. Originally Posted on Business Insider: 31 August 2012

12 Most Intergalactically Enduring Life Lessons from Star Wars
12 life lessons from a galaxy far, far away. Originally Posted on 12 Most: 29 June 2012

Your Professional Network Isn't Weak Enough
This post focuses on weak ties in professional networks and the importance of cultivating more diverse networks ties. Originally Posted on JobMob: 27 June 2012

12 Most Striking Comparisons of Technology Companies to Countries
This articles compares twelve technology companies with countries. Originally Posted on 12 Most: 21 February 2012

Recession-Proof Yourself
This article provides tips and suggestions for managing your career in challenging economic times. Originally Posted on Career Rocketeer: 21 October 2011

12 Most Massively Critical Things to Do Before You Work from Home
Millions of Americans work from home. Here's how to set yourself up for success in your mobile home office. Originally Posted on 12 Most: 1 September 2011

#RIPforTwitter? Not so fast.
Why Google+ is not a threat to Twitter. Originally Posted on Computerworld: 1 August 2011

10 Ways Social Media Can Help "Flip" Your Network
This short article details how you can use social networking sites to transform your professional network -- similar to how a real estate investor might "flip" a house. Originally Posted on SmartBlog on Leadership: 6 June 2011

There She Goes - Characters My Daughter Resembles
I wrote this for my daughter when she turned three. Originally Posted: 8 September 2010

Buffalo and Cleveland: Let's Make a Pact!
This piece explores the shared misfortune in Buffalo and Cleveland sports failures. Originally Posted: 9 July 2010

10 Reasons Why Memorial Day Is the Best Holiday
My reasons why Memorial Day is the best holiday. Originally Posted: 26 May 2010

Rob
Rob is a column I wrote in remembrance of my cousin. Originally aired on WBFO on 03 October 2006.