Monthly Archives : February 2011

The Third Question

Taking an interest in other people is a lost art. Our society teaches us (in many ways that are outside the scope of this document) to focus on “me.” We need to learn how to think outside ourselves. One extremely important lesson in that direction is what I call “The Third Question”. Briefly, here’s how it works. When speaking with someone, consciously try to get to at least three questions. Most people usually ask one…

Facebook and Twitter … 2010

The great buzz among marketers – and non-marketers – is social media, especially Facebook and Twitter. Below is a breakdown of demographic research that tells us the popularity of these two social networks and the profile of their users as of 2010. Total Users Facebook 500 Million (83%) Twitter 106 Million (17%) Log In Every Day Facebook 41% (205 Million) Twitter 27% (29 Million) Log In Via a Mobile Device Facebook 30% (150 Million) Twitter…