Microsoft PowerPoint is Pointless – Use Prezi

Well, before I begin, this is just an opinion piece on presentations. I’ve been to quite a few conferences/events this year (both in Scotland and in Silicon Valley) and was quite frankly startled that 99% of the talks that I saw given still use PowerPoint. Frankly is just feels so 90s to use Powerpoint still….Read moreRead more

5 Social Media Tips for Business (Plus Training Opportunities)

Because my NS colleague Colin Kelly was out of town, he recommended me for a visit BBC Radio Scotland’s morning show Mac & Co with Fred MacAulay on Monday. I’ve said it often, but I’ve just loved doing Fred’s fab show for years now – especially when these days it’s not about breakups but rather…Read moreRead more

4 Friday Social Media Shares to End the Week

¬†Happy Friday – boy has this week has flown by or what? Since the last time I wrote, I’ve delivered training for the first time in Greenock (on behalf of NSDesign for Business Gateway Renfrewshire), attended Scotland’s Technology Show, took on a new accountant, had meetings with some associates, delivered some one-to-one training and all…Read moreRead more

Some Social Media Links to Start Your Week

Hello friends, family, snoopers, I’m sorry I have been rather remiss at posting blogs here of late. After spending three weeks in sunny Northern California, a week to recover, my bedroom being remodeled (stuck on the sofa since I’ve come back), I am finally getting back into the swing of work things. My apologies. First…Read moreRead more

Thea’s Social Media Round up of the Last Week (or Two)

A Year Without the Net? Sounds like Heaven (and Hell) One of my friends, Heather, always says “Facebook is the Devil”…and sometimes, I actually agree with her. The shite-talking, narcissistic whines, the self-absorbed photos, the rants, the attention-seeking, roller coaster of emotions and that’s just me…Ha! Well sort of. Sometimes guilty as charged. Really there…Read moreRead more