Category Archives: Influence

How to influence others to spread your ideas.

Social networking ages 50 and older doubles!

While social media use has grown dramatically across all age groups, older users have been especially enthusiastic over the past year about embracing new networking tools. Social networking use among internet users ages 50 and older nearly doubled—from 22% in April 2009 to 42% in May 2010. Continue reading

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Non-Profit Organizations Gain Visibility and Funding On just hit an Alexa Traffic Rank of #7,907 in the US and tax-exempt, nonprofit corporations and associations have a new tool in their arsenal for increasing the visibility and raising funds for their projects and organizations. Continue reading

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The Opposite of a Palindrome for a Lost Generation

This is only a 1 minute, 44 second video. It’s simple and probably took only a couple hours to produce, but now it’s touched the lives of millions. Continue reading

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Dunbar’s Number: Why Can’t We Just Be Friends?

How Many Friends Does One Person Need?

It may depend on who you consider to be a friend.

I can count on my fingers the people who have really been close, close friends over my life-time. You know the kind … lay down your life for friends.
But how many potential friends are out there waiting for you to connect with.
We are all floating in a vast sea of potential friendships and we are desperately alone. Continue reading

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Here’s Your Invitation to Impact San Diego 2010!

I’ve just personally invited 50 of the most influential people I know to a powerful weekend retreat in San Diego, March 19th – 21st. And I’ve asked them to personally invite the two most amazing people that THEY know to … Continue reading

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