Building a public, creative voice within social media takes work: ongoing, complex, engaged work. This slideshow, from a Blissdom Canada 11 conference, explores the notion of inspiration and how to harness it within social media networks and spaces .
1. The Art & Scienceof Finding Inspiration andUsing It Tanis Miller @redneckmommy Elan Morgan @schmutzieBonnie Stewart @bonstewart
2. Inspiration is bullshit. 3. We are here to talk about work. 4. Two things get in the way of work: 1. Stuff we dont like to do. 2. Stuff we dont know how to do. 5. Goal Workhttp://www.flickr.com/photos/ruminatrix/3888498643You will seldom be inspired, motivated, orsatisfed with your efforts if you dont know what your goal was in the frst place. 6. Social Media = Networks http://www.flickr.com/photos/cambodia4kidsorg/5483314304/(Connected people ask for help) 7. Identity work http://www.flickr.com/photos/striatic/271101168/Your habits become who you are. 8. Curation Workhttp://www.flickr.com/photos/myklroventine/2537309848/sizes/z/in/photostream/ 9. Work. Re-work. 10. Life in the Open:why inspiration matters. 11. Engage.Add value.Amplify.Collaborate.Be open tothe new. http://www.flickr.com/photos/isadocafe/40782907/ 12. Thank you.theredneckmommy.comschmutzie.comcribchronicles.com