Barbara on September 11th, 2009

In my post “Why Bonnie should win…” I told the tale of Bonnie and I attending Blog World Expo last year for the first time.  We attended seminars and the exhibits throughout the conference.  We didn’t play hooky to see the town or gamble as it was so exciting to be there. There were a […]

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Barbara on September 11th, 2009

Last year, Bonnie and I went to our first BlogWorld Expo and our first New Media conference of any kind.  We were looking for a new type of business – something that would excite our ever-curious minds. As the “old ladies” of IT, we had been in the IT game for over 25 years a […]

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barbara on July 31st, 2009

Here we are getting ready to head off to another BlogWorld Expo Conference in Las Vegas.  This will be the second year for Bonnie Sainsbury of New Media Rules at www.techcoachtips.com and myself. Our first year at BlogWorld was an eye opener.  We were just starting to look at the possibilities of this particular medium […]

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Barbara on May 23rd, 2009

Technorati Tags: Acer Aspire One,Flip,SkyFi3,Bell Mobility,Rogers,Live Writer,YouTube,HP Photosmart,technology Well, now that I’ve been back from my month-long hiatus, it’s time to review the technology used while travelling.  Here is a listing of what hardware I took along as well as software used to blog and/or communicate. Acer Aspire One NetBook Computer Flip Video Camcorder HP […]

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barbara on March 21st, 2009

Thanks to Bonnie Sainsbury at Connect the Dots for recommending this package. She always has great ideas of time savers that I need.  I was looking for a way to write my blog offline and then upload and publish it when I get to port.  I’m heading off on a cruise for 3 weeks and […]

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Barbara on March 20th, 2009

The Canada Marketing Summit kicks off next week, March 26-29.  Possibly the biggest event for internet marketing and direct response marketing with 16 of today’s top names flying into Vancouver, BC for 4-days of specialized money-generating training. Regular ticket prices are already a very low $1397, that’s less than $87 per speaker and includes luncheons […]

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barbara on February 24th, 2009

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barbara on October 2nd, 2008

Today there was a cute article from CIO.com called “22 Signs You’re a Geek”  written by Diann Daniel.   I guess I’m just a partial Geek as I love my Wii; I don’t have a Blackberry (I have a dumb phone and an Acer Aspire instead) let alone two; I have a few more clothes than […]

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barbara on September 30th, 2008

This seemingly innocent question was asked of my friend and I many times at the BlogWorld Expo 2008 – usually by female exhibitors. Interesting, don’t you think? At any other event we might not have thought it an inane question to ask.  BUT since we were at the BlogWorld Expo showing our FULL ACCESS passes, […]

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