My First Video Blog Post!

My First Video Blog Post!

Spurred on by David Burch's 10 Reasons You Should Post Your Video Today while at WordCamp Detroit, I've created my first video blog post. I talk about being thankful (Canadian Thanksgiving), TEDxDetroit, WordCamp Detroit, 140 Character Conference Detroit, and the 10/10/10 campaign to stop child trafficking. David Burch's 10 Reasons You Should Post Your Video Today You obviously have a reason to do video if you bought all that equipment. 80% of success is just showing up. Success Continue reading

Awestruck by TEDxDetroit

Awestruck by TEDxDetroit

This week, I attended TEDxDetroit. I choose my conferences carefully because I don't have much time to waste on events that don't teach or provide some sort of return on my time investment. I missed the first TEDxDetroit last year because I wasn't sure about that ROI. I watched a couple of 2009 videos and knew 2010's presentations would be interesting as well. I applied and was honored when organizers offered me a seat for this limited attendee event. For the past two days I've been Continue reading

TEDxDetroit: Wednesday, September 29th 2010

I'm excited to attend several conferences over the next month. Last year when TEDx was in Detroit I wasn't able to go, I made sure my schedule was clear this time! TEDxDetroit is about generating positive ideas for the world from Detroit. If you're passionate and want to contribute to the discussion, apply to attend here. Watching the news this morning, WXYZ covered a story on "Believe in Detroit" a campaign to promote the positive in Detroit. It seems to me communities such as Motor Continue reading