Create Appointment Slots in Google Calendar

Posted on June 28th, 2011 by Kris  |  3 Comments »

For my coaching clients out there (or anyone else who needs to offer an appointment schedule), I think this is a great addition to Google Calendar. Now you can schedule slotted appointment times and invite your clients to choose from those times you have made available. Here’s how to set it up:
1. Open your [...]

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My Top 5 Gmail Related Tips

Posted on June 9th, 2011 by Kris  |  1 Comment »

As most of my readers know, I love me some Google and especially Gmail. So here are the 5 tips I use most often:
1. If you’re like me, you have more than one Gmail account, but now Google will not let you open more than one at a time. Or so they think! If you [...]

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Happy Anniversary to Me! I’m 1 today!

Posted on May 6th, 2011 by Kris  |  3 Comments »

Well, my website is anyway. I am…well, older than 1. Obviously.
(In fairness, I don’t know the actual date I published my website, but this is when Google started noticing it so I’m going with that. Work with me, people.)
Thanks are definitely in order!
To my family who have supported me until I could stand on my [...]

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Don’t Protect Your Tweets

Posted on April 1st, 2011 by Kris  |  1 Comment »

I have had two separate conversations about protecting tweets with two separate people this past week. And since my blogging schedule has been sporadic at best, I figured I would use what I could.
First off, I will tell you what I told them – I don’t think people who protect their tweets really get what Twitter [...]

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Quick Tip for Live Blogging

Posted on March 28th, 2011 by Kris  |  3 Comments »

Hopefully you already have some sort of tagging or category system set up for your blog posts. I won’t get into the subtle differences between tags and categories here, but you should be using one or the other or both to keep your posts organized and be able to easily link to a specific topic.
If [...]

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Vacationer’s Remorse

Posted on March 23rd, 2011 by Kris  |  2 Comments »

Last week was our Spring Break so I took basically the whole week off. I even believe I set a record for time away from my laptop. That’s right, I didn’t even pack it. No laptop. For pretty much a week. And no one got hurt. Well except my mom, but she tends to do [...]

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Tips for Proofreading

Posted on February 4th, 2011 by Kris  |  1 Comment »

In my rant on the lack of proofreading in today’s world, I promised to offer some tips on how to proofread. So here a just few ways to proof your blog posts, emails or articles. Oh, and it’s raining outside, I have been very busy and I am now a little punchy so my tips [...]

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Does Anyone Care About Proofreading Anymore?

Posted on February 2nd, 2011 by Kris  |  7 Comments »

I posed this question last night in a tweet after reading yet another blog post on a major site with more than one typo. I can’t remember the last time I went through my Google Reader and didn’t see some type of writing blunder – whether it be a grammatical error or a spelling error. [...]

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What the Heck is Quora? FAIL

Posted on January 28th, 2011 by Kris  |  1 Comment »

Get your knickers out of a wad, Quora lovers. I’m the failure here. Not Quora. You see, several weeks ago I was hearing more and more about Quora and started a blog post about it. I got a good bit of it written too. And then….well, I don’t really know what happened. I actually wrote my [...]

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How to Create the Perfect Twitter Account

Posted on January 13th, 2011 by Kris  |  3 Comments »

Yeah, I’m reaching for the stars with this one – the PERFECT Twitter Account. What does that even mean – the Perfect Twitter Account? Well, I will be taking you on a journey to a place where people post great original content, retweet others’ interesting content and engage in conversation.  Add a little humor and [...]

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