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It was a long week. A good week though, met colleagues I need to be working closer with, synced with colleagues who are helping me get some important week done, had dinner with friends and hung out with a very … Continue reading

It’s Nov 1st, and time for #vDM30in30

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#vDM30in30 is an annual writing challenge put forward by Melissa Parmer and  Eric Wright to the enterprise community’s bloggers. The challenge: write one post for each day in November, aka 30 posts in 30 days. Even though I joined late last year, and wasn’t … Continue reading

Marketing ate the blogosphere

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Last month I participated in the #vDM30in30 challenge, in which a group of bloggers were invited to write a blog post every day for the month o of November. I joined late, and wasn’t able to keep up at the … Continue reading

We create our own realities

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I’ve always been the type of person whose mind just refuses to settle down. It’s always going, thinking, planning, imagining. I think that’s why I’m addicted to lists….I think of all this stuff to do and in my head it’s … Continue reading

8 big lies the history books tell about Natives (via Indian Country Today)

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How is the history of the Native nations taught to us in America? I think people are more informed on the origin of their Indian sport mascots than they are on the history of this country. This is via Indian … Continue reading

Let’s define “backups”

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We all talk about backups. We all know we are supposed to have backups. But what are backups? Here’s my definition, from experience and talking to lots of y’all: Backups: Copying the data created and captured by applications and devices … Continue reading

Music to work by – what’s your poison?

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I’m writing a blog post right now, and totally jamming to a concert on AXS – All My Friends: Celebrating the Songs and Voice of Gregg Allman. Man this show is amazing, you need to check it out. Perfect for … Continue reading

The 1st story I never wanted to leave

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My daughter Brianna asked me this morning what is the first story I didn’t want to leave. She blogged about it, and challenged me to do the same. And I’m sitting here trying to get started – but I don’t want … Continue reading

Rebel music – check out four up and coming Native artists

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MTV featured four up and coming Native artists in a show called Rebel Music. You can only watch it on Facebook, go check it out here. The four artists also have a new single that is on this site. A … Continue reading

Everything old is new again – what’s the ROI of social media

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I’ve been “doing” social media for large companies for around seven years now. Five years ago, I wrote this post: “Is ROI an evil MBA term? More on the ROI of blogging“. Man I had some good ideas on how … Continue reading