Not shocked by EVERNOTE® security issue. Just curious, who cares?

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About a year ago I discovered strange activity in my EVERNOTE® (premium) log — despite changing my upload email address, I felt it was likely still at risk.  I removed everything from my account, ended and never paid premium again. I also do not save sensitive info on EVERNOTE® — like facebook, I expect it to be exposed.

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Two in Two: SEO

The Number Two (2)
Two things about SEO –
1. It’s in the details.
2. It’s not being lazy and taking the time to add (and remember) the finishing details.

Two examples:
1. When you blog about something and you can embed your example, vs. screenshot (i.e. a tweet or instagram photo) use the embed function.
2. When you are hosting an event and use, remember to change your url from the default assigned event number to something that contains your brand name and perhaps the name of your sponsor.

That’s my two things for this week, with two examples in two minutes.
Forever a student ~

Who do you live for?

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Today I got a message from a friend I haven’t seen in nearly 15 years.  My Senior Prom date actually.  We worked together at Target back in the day… he was quarterback of our rival school… we were dates to each others prom–and that was back in 1999.

Fast forward to today when I receive a message from him that went something like

“Hey, did you move back to Ohio? I think I saw you riding your bike by my apt in Mentor a few days ago? You look like you were going to rob a bank. You had black pants and shirt on.  I haven’t seen you in years!”

I was incognito and still recognizable — that can’t be terrible.  Anyway we exchanged a few messages to catch up when he mentioned to me  “You always seemed like the type that will succeed.” Continue reading

Chapter 1: I walk down the street…

Chapter 1: I walk down the street there’s a deep hole in the sidewalk. I fall in. I am lost. I am helpless. It isn’t my fault. It takes forever to find a way out.

Chapter 2: I walk down the same street. There is a whole in the sidewalk. I pretend i don’t see it. I fall in again. It’s not my fault. It takes a long time to get out.

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“The hunger and…

“The hunger and thirst for knowledge, the keen delight in the chase, the good humored willingness to admit that the scent was false, the eager desire to get on with the work, the cheerful resolution to go back and begin again, the broad good sense, the unaffected modesty, the imperturbable temper, the gratitude for any little help that was given – all these will remain in my memory though I cannot paint them for others.”

– Frederic William Maitland