Monthly Archive:: November 2010

Black Digerati Cream of the Crop: The Top 50 Tastemakers | Black Web 2.0

via So you want to know who the movers and shakers are in the African-American digital community–the Black Digerati as some call them? This is the list to use if you want to get a quick look at the landscape to understand who’s doing their thing in a mighty big way in order

Bring Your A Game – Watch the Documentary Film for Free | SnagFilms

via From the SnagFilms website: To generate a national conversation on the plight of Black men and boys, the Twenty-First Century Foundation (21CF) has partnered with actor–director Mario Van Peebles and producer Karen Williams to create BRING YOUR A GAME — a groundbreaking documentary film that, in Van Peebles’ words, “sheds light on

Corvida Raven In The Making | SheGeeks

via How have you made yourself? It’s not too late to get started. Takeovers don’t take much time. Use Corvida Raven as an example of how three short years can chart a new course that completely obliterates the very charts themselves. Do you. Posted via email from Iceman Baldy’s Notebook

10 Critical Tips For Entrepreneurs | BrandMakerNews

via You can’t go wrong with the stuff that the folks at BrandMaker News are posting. These 10 tips cover all the bases from making sure that you have the patience to stick with your ups and down through understanding the power of promotion, the need for networking and properly planning to achieve

YFS Magazine » Born to Lead: Do you have the Entrepreneurship Gene?

via Nurture or nature? This article from Young, Fabulous & Self-employed (YFS) suggests that whether you become an entrepreneur is slightly less than 50% based on inherent traits that each individual possesses in addition to your own self-determination. Whether you buy into that argument or not, the specific traits of successful leaders that

Top 10 Cities For Urban Entrepreneurs | BrandMakerNews

via Some of these cities are no surprise, having lived near one (Chicago) and in another (Baltimore), I know firsthand that folks in those two places understand the nature and the Art of the Hustle. Although it didn’t make the list and has its own share of economic and political problems, you should

Facebook Messages: Moving Closer To Human Contact | SheGeeks

via Corvida provides the low down on the what and how of Facebook Messages. It’s a fair read on the pros and cons of what the system is aspiring to be while providing some insight on what it currently is not. It’s a great review and, like her, I’m still not sold that

Facebook Email: Does the world really need another mega-email client?

via It’s been rumored that “Facebook’s Gmail Killer, Project Titan, Is Coming On Monday.” Does the world really need another mega-email client? I’m all for competition and ongoing improvements, but I’m not crazy about using an email system that’s entirely integrated with one social platform. As much as I like using Facebook, there

How to Get the Most From a Small Business Social Media Presence << Mashable

via Twelve tips from some inspiring young internet entrepreneurs who really understand what they're doing to make social media tools work efficiently and effectively. Posted via email from Iceman Baldy's Notebook

TheCASHFLOW – RockMelt: A Social “Web Browser for the Facebook Era”

via Social media and web browsing just hooked up and had an offspring. It's name is RockMelt. Internet searching just took a whole new turn. Posted via email from Iceman Baldy's Notebook