My Blog Is Not Your Bitch

I'm getting a little annoyed. It seems a particular blogging issue is coming has come to a head for me....more

Top 10 Brand Truths to Adopt Into Every Day

I was pleased to see The Gap’s viral "It gets better" video. It was a nice switch of focus from the re-branding fiasco, and reminded me that the great consumer brands can teach us a few things about managing and presenting our own personal brand....more

7 Deadly Sins of Social Media: Sin 1 – Being Somebody Else

Today I'm kicking off a 7 Deadly Sins of Social Media, starting with the deadliest sin of all: Being Somebody Else.  It's being done via AudioBoo, a very interesting, fun, and free service that enables you to record audio or even video, tag it, and broadcast it to the world very easily.  I actually record mine via their iPhone application.Please have a listen and tell me what you think!...more

Knock Off Wood 1; Williams-Sonoma 0

Ana at Knock Off Wood has gotten the not-unexpected cease and desist letter from Williams-Sonoma, owner of Pottery Barn, West Elm, Pottery Barn Teen, Pottery Barn Kids. The letter tells Ana she must remove all Pottery Barn pictures, trademarks and furniture collection names from her site by March 12. ...more