Promoting Professional Geekery #40 – Help A Professional Association With Communications

(For more Promoting Professional Geekery, see this Roundup of past columns.) You know I’m big on joining professional associations as a progeek (I’ve been talking about it throughout this series). But beyond hooking up and doing some promotion, you can also dig … Continue reading

Promoting Professional Geekery #39: Help Out Parents

(For more Promoting Professional Geekery, see this Roundup of past columns.) If you’re the parent of a future progeek, or a progeek with kids, you know the kind of concerns you have. That concern for your child’s future, that concern about how … Continue reading

Promoting Professional Geekery #31 – Revive And Repurpose

When doing research for my books, I’ve found the internet is a kind of necropolis of dead and inactive sites.  Sure they’re out there, they’re visible, but nothing is happening, updates haven’t been made in years, no one is paying … Continue reading

Promoting Professional Geekery #30 – Tell Authors and Creators

When is the last time you told an author how much their book helped you in their career?  Or an instructional video creator how much they changed your life? Probably not as often as you’d like.  Actually *I* could be … Continue reading