Update on my view of Twitter

On 24 May 2009, slightly more than a year ago, I blogged about how Twitter was little more than a tedious exercise in mind numbing narcissism. Less than six months later, having decided to get to know the beast a little better, I changed my mind. And how! I noted in February 2010, in a…

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High usage of computer leading to bad customer service?

I recently posted a link to what Mark Shuttleworth had to say about the 'wearable computer' . His comment that "we spend more time talking to our friends and our families through a computer than we do in person" got me thinking about how impersonal communication has become. Add 'customers' to the previous sentence. How…

5 Quick Usability Points for Web Design

Use a clear and legible big font (san-serif works best usually) for your body text; Use a light, preferably white background, so your text stands out; Use carefully crafted short paragraphs and attempt to convey your message in as quick a read as possible. You may link to another page with the details, if required;…

One growth activity today!

I have resolved to engage in a minimum of one activity every day, that will grow my businesses. What normally happens in the normal course of things is that one services immediate demands from projects and clients - without necessarily attending to the business generation or growth aspect. This is, no doubt, a dangerous habit.…