August 2008

Aaron Brazell

I am Famous, Therefore I Blog

Ego blogging seems to be the big thing. If the egos aren’t blogging, they are telling other bloggers how bad their ego is. Trust me, I represent – both the ego, and the telling egos off. So I’m offering a new Technosailor tee-shirt for sale that states very simply, “I am famous, therefore I blog”. […]

Politics

Indictment on Modern Day Conservatism

I’m not usually one to write about politics, but that might change in the coming days and months. At least here on this blog where I don’t have to worry about sticking within the confines of business and technology. The last week has been exciting. The first African American from a major political party to […]

Aaron Brazell

Be Confident

There’s a bit of a meme going around that started with Mitch Joel. He is asking what the best social media practices are and why. Chris Brogan picked it up and it’s finally trickled to me via Micah. Confidence is sexy. Confidence oozes through and greatness is often catapulted to new levels because of confidence. […]

Fun Stuff

Gnomedex, Sarah Lacy Limerick

Since I can’t be at Gnomedex and can’t submit a limerick for the limerick contest via the official, blessed, in-person method for attendees, I’ll just blog it. Of course, Sarah Lacy ran a train wreck session today. It wasn’t as bad as SXSW, but it was very shallow and aimless for a Gnomedex crowd. I […]

Green

Wash the Walls, Environmental Graffiti

An environmental graffiti artist in Brazil went into a tunnel and began washing the walls of the grit and grime created by millions of tons of pollution created by automobiles passing through the tunnel. But instead of simply washing the walls, he “etched” skulls with his washing. That is, he drew skulls on the wall […]

Aaron Brazell

Business Consulting Etiquette

A lot of people ask what I do. Depending on the person, I’m a blogger, or an editor. To others I’m a WordPress consultant. Still, to others, I work with Lijit as I used to work with b5media. Notice I said with and not for. The choice of words is very intentional. Though I own […]