Many years ago, when recycled products were still a relatively new “trend,” a friend asked me, “Why would you buy the recycled version of something if it isn’t even cheaper?” At the time, I didn’t do a particularly good job of explaining to my friend that saving myself a few bucks isn’t always my highest […]
When people ask me why we need yet another social network, I think: Because we need a place where we can listen to and learn from one another. Where we don’t just go to brawl for “our team” and score points at the expense of the other guys. It’s clear to me from Okuna’s new […]
We share @fish’s post here to invite new users to join us in rethinking what it means to be part of a social network. Are we more than users, occupants, or consumers? If we expect more from our social network – more transparency, more integrity, more accountability – what responsibility to do we have to be the change we wish to see?
Early adopters, users willing to join and explore a new social platform at public launch, are like adventurous travelers. They enjoy going off the beaten path and discovering new things. Adventurous users are important because they will tell their friends at home about the cool new things they discovered when they were exploring. This encourages […]