Imagine you had just used your smartphone camera to take a portrait photo that doesn’t show you in a flattering light. Maybe your hair wasn’t done properly, or your teeth weren’t white enough, or there were some blemishes on your face. Perhaps there’s some bald or grey patch on your hair, or you didn’t smile […]
Google prides itself of being a disruptive force that causes the rise and fall of businesses and industries. But on September 16 2015, it will remembered as the watershed moment when Google the disrupter became the disrupted.
One day, the smartphone in your pocket will also be the brain of the computer on your desk. Apple may have a plan to make this vision a reality. Recently, Canonical failed to meet its funding goal of $32 million for a project to make a futuristic smartphone called the Ubuntu Edge. The Ubuntu Edge […]
Recently, privacy has become a hot topic after the whistleblower, Snowden, revealed a clandestine electronic surveillance program by the NSA. Since then, there was a marked increase in interest in privacy related technologies. Still, a survey showed that most Americans are fine with what the NSA is doing. Unfortunately, from this survey, it shows that […]
Let’s face it. Most of us are not using LinkedIn properly. We mostly let it lie fallow and probably don’t know how to use it to gain power and influence. In this article, I will show you what you should be doing on LinkedIn that you’re probably not doing right now. If you use LinkedIn […]
You’ve often heard the “Content is King!” meme. But why is no one sharing your excellent content that you’ve lovingly and carefully created? The truth is that it is getting so highly competitive on the Internet that quality alone will not be enough to attract traffic. You can put in all your energy in creating […]
Recently, a small business owner commented that many self-employed tradesmen are still successful despite not having any online presence. He saw that they just go about their business, getting the job done without having much idea about social media and the latest trends in online marketing and strategy. So, he put forth this provocative question: […]
In my free report, I wrote that the Internet is commoditising many products, services and talents. Commodities can only compete on price. If you are a commodity, competition can only drive your profit margin towards one-direction—down. Good luck to you if your competitors are from low-wage and low-cost developing countries. As a commodity, you are […]