How to Keep Kids Safe on Mobile Devices

How to Keep Kids Safe on Mobile Devices

With kids spending over 40 hours a week on a mobile device, it’s no surprise there is so much discussion among parents over usage and safety.

What’s the right age for their first phone? How much time is too much on their device? How much should I be monitoring? Are kids becoming addicted?

It’s an enormous topic that can be overwhelming as a parent, especially as new devices and technologies emerge. 

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Instagram or Pinterest: What's Right For Your Business?

Instagram or Pinterest: What's Right For Your Business?

I’ve watched Pinterest convert online sales to hundreds of thousands of dollars and I’ve seen Instagram grow a customer base at an exponential rate. Getting to the optimized budget on just the right platform is a journey that doesn’t happen overnight. However, there’s great data and insights to give you a good head start.

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The one thing I don't like about Ryan Holiday's book: Growth Hacker Marketing

The one thing I don't like about Ryan Holiday's book: Growth Hacker Marketing

There's really only one thing I struggled with while reading Growth Hacker Marketing.  In fact, I loved reading this book and the examples he used along with the description of the mindset. My problem has nothing to do with the principals of practice. But, let me ask you this . . . is your first impression of the book based on the title alone, positive or negative?

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A Serendipitous Encounter on a Y Combinator Podcast

A Serendipitous Encounter on a Y Combinator Podcast

Much of my continuing education often comes from podcasts. One recent morning, my attention was captured by Kevin Hale. Kevin created Wufoo originally out of Tampa, his hometown before heading to the west coast after acceptance to Y Combinator.  I was already a natural supporter of any growing technology from Tampa, I had already seen him speak and the topic was intriguing . . . “How to build products users love.”

And then I heard this:   
“When it comes to long-term relationships, or marriages, the only research that we ended up having to read was the stuff done by John Gottman.”

 

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