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Staying Out of Range When Explaining Social Media

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I manage the Facebook page for my Rotary Club*. We have a meeting coming up where all the different divisions will give an overview to the rest of the members about what we have been working on, what we've accomplished, and what our goals are…
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You Are Not the Only One Afraid of Technology!

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We believe we are the only ones. The only ones that aren't cool. That we alone "don't get it". Trust me. We are not alone. I work with people from 6-92, low income, C level executives, students to business owners and I'll tell you now that…
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Kids Know Everything About Social Media

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I frequently hear this statement, "Go find a college student/teenager/young person to do your social media. They are young. They know how to do this better than I do." What's your reaction to that? Does it sound right to you? If I were to…
Aging Boomers Radio

The Aging Boomers Get Their Facebook On

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I was asked to speak on "The Aging Boomers" on KSVY by Frank Samson of Senior Care Authority last week about social media and the generations. Bob Nations of Senior Helpers, Frank, and I had a great time discussing the basics of blogging, Twitter,…
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You're Not Too Old for Technology!

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I think we experience ageism more as we grow older. We experience it from ourselves more than from another person. A large part of my services revolve around training users on technology. I hear this over and over, "I'm too old." "Everyone else…
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Grandpa's 92nd Birthday Present - The iPhone Lesson

I have a grandfather that just turned 92. He's been complaining about being old since he was 70. Not to beat a phrase, but that gets old quick. He's bitter about it to say the least. This is a person CONSUMED with thinking about their age. I'm…