Promoting Professional Geekery #50 – Get Others To Follow Your Lead

(For more Promoting Professional Geekery, see this Roundup of past columns.) And we come to the end of the series.  Yes, my challenge was to see if I could come up with as many ways possible to promote professional geekery.  What’s terrifying … Continue reading

Promoting Professional Geekery #44 – Make Your Personal Page Progeeky

(For more Promoting Professional Geekery, see this Roundup of past columns.) If you’ve followed my writings for any time you know that having a good personal page is something I advocate very strongly (along with networking, etc.)  So, yes i’m going to … 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 #28: Help With The Job Search

Quickly, who reading this is good at the job search?  You know resumes, cover letters, networking?  OK, at least decent?  How about “my job search abilities aren’t as bad as most people I know?” OK if you fit into any … Continue reading