"Thanks to Liz Strauss for digging up the key/link to her writing tools treasure chest. Stepping in – literally – at the last minute thanks to the suggestion of Wendy Piersall, Liz Strauss gracefully greeted her confused attendees by starting out with, “I’m not Brian Clark.”And, so I went back again and again, and found great takeaways every year - including the charge to start Social Media Club Chicago in 2008. But then I found so many conferences in Chicago that I stayed home to learn. Besides, most of the speakers came through at one time or another. Since 2009 I've been missing going to BlogWorld, now known as New Media Expo. Last year I had a pass, but took a pass on going to attend to pressing client issues. And in 2011, I had three other Las Vegas show to get to. Along the way, I attended a few virtual keynotes. Inspired by Scott Monty's 2013 keynote, I researched the stats in his presentation about marketing to millennials and referred to the post continually throughout 2013.
Happy New Year! Out with the old and in with what to watch. Your Top 2014 PR, Marketing, Mobile, Tech, Life Trends Guide Here’s a look at what’s trending as being trendy in 2014: 3D printers, narrowcasting, privacy, crowdshaping, pastels, and Her. To give you a more panoramic perspective, this […]