The Abominable Influencer

Image by codecarnage You probably know the legend as Bigfoot, the yeti, or the Abominable Snowman. The mysterious, gigantic hairy biped eludes human contact in mountainous regions, vying for its own survival. Thrilling and scary at the same time, northern cultures dream of this elusive and powerful icon of the unexplored wilderness. Similarly, PR and marketing types alike dream of the influencer, the person who will trigger an online contagion (a.k.a. viral event). They desperately look for that powerful personality who will become their brand hero.

Read more
Linkedin Google+ Facebook Twitter

Influence: The Face of the Facebook Revolution?

Perhaps you saw the news. Wael Ghonim, the Google Exec behind the Egyptian Facebook protest page “We are all Khaled Said,” has been signed to write a book, Revolution 2.0. It is ironic that the faceless revolution that has swept across the Middle East is now finding its faces, its influential voices. Really, this seems to be an inevitable result of cause and effect: Folks like Wael Ghonim and the unfortunate Libyan rape victim Eman al-Obeidy have remarkable stories. Because we have identified with their stories and struggles, they are now influential voices. In essence, they have been coronated by the media and the public after the fact of their brave protests. Influence came after these acts. In the case […]

Read more
Linkedin Google+ Facebook Twitter

A New Novel from Geoff Livingston

Want news and an advanced copy of the book?
Your info is never shared

Check Out My Photo Portfolio

Posts on Other Blogs

Huffington Post

Cision Blog

Inspiring Generosity


The Buzz Bin



MarketingSmarts Podcast

Buy Perseverance Today

Purchase the book on Amazon or iUniverse!

101 Things, a Bucket List

Pacific Sunset

My Photos

Survivor by Geoff Livingston
Pink Hall by Geoff Livingston
Hints of Sunrise by Geoff Livingston
Celebrating Manhood (Bar Mitzvah) by Geoff Livingston
Aunt Brenda's Traditional Thanksgiving Turkey by Geoff Livingston
Uncle Paul's Smoked Turkey by Geoff Livingston
Thanksgiving Sunrise on the Delaware River by Geoff Livingston
A Pebble Beach on the River by Geoff Livingston
Freedom Begins at Home by Geoff Livingston
The Jefferson Memorial on a Foggy Night by Geoff Livingston
Capture an Icon by Geoff Livingston