IBM Think 2019 – Dear Tech: We Need to Talk

DISCLOSURE:  IBM provided me with a complimentary conference pass as part of a social media influencer program.  My travel to the event was covered by my team at Turbonomic.  All opinions within this blog are mine and do not derive from any specific partner relationship or insider information.   Thank you to the IBM Canada team for inviting me to …

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Fire versus Rage: Motivation in Rejection

What motivates you? That questions asked all the time when you read self-help guides or are in discussions about finding what your future thing to do is. What is more interesting to me is what motivates you in the hardest moments. A Personal View of Motivation in Rejection When I was in Grade 5 I was in an enriched learning …

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Podcast Episode 65 – John Troyer (@jtroyer) on challenges and evolution of influencer communities and communities of practice

Episode 65 – John Troyer (@jtroyer) on challenges and evolution of influencer communities and communities of practice PODCAST LINK: http://podcast.discoposse.com/e/ep-65-john-troyer-jtroyer-on-challenges-and-evolution-of-influencer-communities-and-communities-of-practice/ LISTEN TO THE EPISODE HERE: John Troyer is well known among the VMware community as the creator of what may be the most widely known technology advocacy communities known as #vExpert during his time at VMware. Now, as co-founder of …

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Podcast Episode 64 – Drew Conry-Murray (@drew_CM) on Content Marketing, Podcasting, and building effective audience engagement

Episode 64 – Drew Conry-Murray (@drew_CM) on Content Marketing, Podcasting, and building effective audience engagement PODCAST LINK: http://podcast.discoposse.com/e/ep-64-drew-conry-murray-drew_cm-on-content-marketing-podcasting-and-building-effective-audience-engagement/ LISTEN TO THE EPISODE HERE: Join Drew Conry-Murray of the Packet Pushers team as we discuss audience engagement through content in blogging, podcasting, speaking, and more. Drew brings a lot of great tips to help you learn to measure your audience and …