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CommunityNext Conference – March 29, 2008 — I’ll be Speaking

TweetI’ll be speaking at the upcoming CommunityNext Conference on March 29, 2008 in lovely Hollywood, CA. If you’re going to be in LA that week, let me know as I should be in town for a few days. More on the conference below – thanks to the team for giving me the opportunity to participate! […]

CommunityNext Viral Marketing Conference – What a Lineup!

TweetI was just re-checking the lineup for CommunityNext’s event this weekend and it looks great – they’ve assembled a great list of speakers and topics and I know it’s going to be a great event. I hope you bought your ticket already — if not, it looks like you’re out of luck. There will be […]

Community Next – Soup to Nuts Viral Marketing

TweetThe Community Next team is gearing up for another event. I went to the last one and had a really great time. Details on the event can be found below. Sounds like a very interesting event format and it will sell out with a smaller number of tickets available. Please join Community Next for the […]

The Second Most Scarce Human Capital Resource in Silicon Valley

TweetEveryone in the tech space seems to complain that great engineering talent (regardless of specialty) is the single most difficult human capital resource to find in Silicon Valley. Even before Google was gobbling up engineers, the general sentiment I heard was that hiring great engineers who fit a company’s culture is a really hard (and […]

Reflections on CommunityNext

TweetI spent a large chunk of my Saturday at the CommunityNext at Stanford and I have to say that it was a great event. The audience was good and the speakers were entertaining. Below are a few observations I had after attending: 1. It’s really hard to build a social network or community around a […]