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Is Blogging Really Like Riding a Bike?

Is blogging like riding a bike?

It’s summer break and two boys in my house are focused on a single task.  My youngest son is learning how to ride his bike.  The oldest boy, me, is learning patience.  He’s riding.  He’s wobbly but he’s getting better by the minute.

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How To Narrow Your Blog’s Focus

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“It looks like we’re trying to boil the ocean here…”

You’re boiling the ocean when you mistakenly take on a task that is too big and broad for you to handle.  This happens when you aren’t clear about your goals.

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Is The Social Media Marketing Niche Racist?

During Social Media Marketing World, a friend reminded me that I was one of the few black people presenting at the conference. They asked if that concerned me. I didn’t know at the time. I’m not one to draw quick conclusions but I did tuck the observation away for a time of reflection.

I guess I can’t duck this question forever.

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