My Business Archive

Here’s a collection of some of my thoughts and experiences on business. Please feel free to comment on anything you disagree or even agree with.

7 Shocking Stats about the Internet

20 March 2014 Business

If you are involved in an Internet business, or just curious about where the Internet is heading, this infographic from Smart.Com may interest you:  

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My Personality Type: The Independent Thinker

17 February 2014 Business


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Big Data – it’s Pretty Big!

18 June 2013 Business

The Physical Size of Big Data infographic  

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Why do we change just for change’s sake?

22 March 2013 Business

I bought a new laptop last weekand having been a user of Dell machines for many many years I was seduced by the apparent good looks and power of a new Samsung machine. When I got home I really felt quite pleased with the purchase until, that is, I started using the Windows 8 operating […]

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How to recover a deleted Google Calendar

18 January 2013 Business

OK, I admit it, I was fiddling. Fiddling with some new calendar Apps on my phone and when I decided that I no longer wanted one I deleted it. And it told me that deletion would also delete my Calendar and I didn’t believe it. How could an App be so dumb as to delete […]

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Now LinkedIn is getting silly

11 January 2013 Business

Having voiced some dissatisfaction with the LinkedIn endorsement process in an earlier item, I was surprised to get a message from the site one day telling me that because I was not visiting a group, even though I was receiving the email digests, they were going to unsubscribe me from group digests “to help keep my inbox […]

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Why LinkedIn is getting it wrong, so very wrong

10 January 2013 Business

  I was at a very good networking breakfast this morning and before we’d even sat down at our tables, 3 people had mentioned the recent changes on LinkedIn to me. Why on earth were they receiving so many endorsements? What are endorsements about? Why do people I hardly know endorse me for my “Bread […]

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