What did 100 blog posts bring me?
Challenge to Learn
APRIL 7, 2012
When I started my blog in December 2009 I was curious what it would be like to blog and I wanted to improve my English (I’m still working on that). My blog now has an average of almost a 100 views per day. The fact that you have an audience makes a big difference, it turns your blog from a diary into a publication and most important: you get feedback. I use my blog to try out ideas. The first time I used my blog for this purpose was when I became CEO of easygenerator. Writing on demand. I write posts too for easygenerators company blog.
Why companies should consider the gamification of work
FEBRUARY 2, 2017
Many companies have to deal with high employee turnover rates — and the costs that come along. The problem is that people job-hop now more than companies were used to a few years ago. Keeping these ideas in mind, what can companies do to fight low employee retention rates? Next time, he could try writing a few posts on the company blog for a change.
70-20-10 : No longer applicable to online learning – and here’s why
NOVEMBER 11, 2015
They show reports from various research firms, companies and grab info off the internet – “See this verifies that it is still in play. I remember reading an article a couple of years back relating to blogs whereas people can add their own content to the blog (like a company blog) for higher social engagement. I should note that the company (I recall it was a F500), yanked the blog after seeing what was happening. For example with the usage of wikis, they found the same folks who were committed to the blog, supported the wiki.
Analysts and Blogging
FEBRUARY 8, 2010
I write an analyst blog and contribute to a group blog for my employer, Brandon Hall Research. The blogs are on the company’s URL. I also have this blog on my own URL here. So it was interesting to read of Forrester Research’s directive to analysts using their own personally branded research blogs: take them down or re-direct them to the Forrester site. Read my analyst blog and you’ll know I am curious, innovative, and ambitious. I’ve spilled my guts on my analyst blog. I disagree with that part. Worse still.
Emerging Technologies for Online Learning 2015 Presenter Profile – Dr. Ulanda Forbess
APRIL 20, 2015
I teach a technical writing course, and have changed the curriculum to include writing for social media. Because one of my former students came back to me after graduation asking for help on how to build a company blog. Technology adds spice to a subject where most students struggle – writing! Meet Dr. Ulanda Forbess. Catch the virtual session. – 12:00 noon.
From Drudge to Dream: How to Change Your Job Into a Passion
JANUARY 21, 2016
If your company doesn’t have a mentoring program, set one up. It’s a great project to sink your teeth into, and it benefits the company as a whole. Writing? If you want to be a better writer, for instance, contribute to the company blog. Do you want to run your own company eventually? Switch to learning mode to love your job again. Right now. A recent Inc.
What Businesses Can Learn From Nonprofits
The Peformance Improvement
JULY 1, 2010
“If only not-for-profit organizations were run like for-profit companies …”, so goes the common refrain. For-profit companies have much to learn from the nonprofit sector. She writes: Everyone loves to talk about how not-for-profits need to behave more like businesses. All are companies that could have benefited from following the practices of well-run nonprofits. Angry?