Monthly Archives: September 2009

  • The Dip

    Posted on September 14, 2009 by Frances Schagen in Do It.

    Seth Godin’s book The Dip talks about how every project has at least one ‘dip – a point where you seem to have taken too many steps backwards and you are not sure if you will ever get moving forward again. The Dip is that point where you are askling yourself if it is worth […]

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  • Be Bold and Mighty Forces Will Come to Your Aid

    Posted on September 14, 2009 by Frances Schagen in Do It, Know Where You Are Going.

    Until one is committed, there is hesitancy, the chance to draw back– Concerning all acts of initiative (and creation), there is one elementary truth that ignorance of which kills countless ideas and splendid plans: that the moment one definitely commits oneself, then Providence moves too. All sorts of things occur to help one that would […]

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  • Best Conference Experiences

    Posted on September 14, 2009 by Frances Schagen in Do It.

    Share your best conference experiences.What made it great for you?What was the worst conference you’ve had?What would you like to see at a conference?

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  • Alternative Conferences

    Posted on September 14, 2009 by Frances Schagen in Do It.

    I watched the New York conference for Social Good on Live stream on August 28 from the comfort of my desk – no charge. The TED conferences are simulcast for a fee that is considerably lower than the in-person fee. Streaming your live conference allows people to attend who wouldn’t normally attend because of travel […]

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  • How to Organize a Conference

    Posted on September 3, 2009 by Frances Schagen in Do It.

    Once you are clear on the why to organize a conference you can start work on the how to organize a conference. Who Will AttendBe very clear about your market from the beginning. Who will attend? What do they want? How will you reach them? What is important to them? The best way to find […]

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