Optimize for Success

Smart Internet Marketing to Grow Your Business [Audio clip: view full post to listen] How big a deal is doing your first professional public speaking gig? It was a pretty big deal for me, anyway. I was thrilled when my old college radio (KWMU at UMSL) buddy Walt Holley, Jr. asked me to speak to…

Join Me for TalkAbout

I’m proud to announce the launch of my podcast, TalkAbout, a weekly audio series featuring professionals talking about what they do and how they do it. I hope TalkAbout will be helpful to young people trying to decide on a career path, and interesting to anyone curious about what people do for a living. I’d…

Introducing The RomondoCast

I’ve been talking about doing a podcast for at least a couple of years now. From the beginning, the show format would be me interviewing a marketing professional about what they do. Until very recently, my guests would be people connected to internet marketing—designers, developers, writers, photographers and entrepreneurs. I’ve worked in the internet marketing…

Social Media Resource List

I updated my Resources page today. It includes lists and links to books, podcasts and websites that I’ve found helpful in staying current with the ever-changing world of Internet marketing and social media. Please feel free to suggest any Internet marketing, social media or technology resources that you think would be helpful to building communities.

Groundswell – Recommended Reading

I just discovered and am voraciously reading Groundswell, winning in a world transformed by social technologies. It summarizes and covers so much of what I’ve been following and focusing on for the last five years. My quest for “Web 2.0” knowledge began when I read Love is the Killer Ap, Cluetrain Manifesto, and Unleashing the…

Teaching Podcasting

I have been given the awesome privilege of teaching a workshop on podcasting at St. Louis Community College – Meramec.The three-day class, entitle The ABCs of Podcasting, runs August 4–6. The opportunity arose from my participation on the Advisory Board for Meramec’s Center for Visual Technology (CVT). During several of the most recent meetings, I…

Coming Soon to an RSS Feed Near You

Some of you have heard me wax eloquently about podcasting and wondered, “So when is Romondo going to produce a podcast?” The answer will follow some background information. First, for those of you who don’t know what’s behind my passion for podcasting, let me explain that my professional career—now 30 growing strong—began in broadcasting. I…