IFTTT Update: New Apps, Easier Interface

Without even realizing it, you probably do the same tasks over and over – such as checking the weather, saving attachments from emails, tweeting your latest blog post on Twitter.

Though it takes just a few minutes to complete each task, these little jobs add up fast, and you probably have better uses of your time in today’s crazy-busy lifestyle.… Get the scoop...

How I’m surviving #CES2015

Beth Z at CESThis week I have the honor of attending the biggest consumer electronics show of the year, CES in Las Vegas. Frankly I’m completely clueless as to what will happen and what I should be doing. I discovered the press room at the Mandalay Bay hotel, and I am thrilled with the banks of wired computers and the tables with hard-wire internet access if you bring your own laptop.… Get the scoop...

iPrizeWheel: New way to engage visitors

iPrizeWheelThis week I was both a keynoter and an exhibitor at the American Association of Medical Society Executives annual conference. I set up an area where people could win several prizes by playing “Big Bang Theory” trivia.

At first I had little cards that people could draw to win a prize, and then I said, “Gosh… there just *has* to be an app for that!”

It took me a while, but finally I stumbled upon iPrizeWheel, a completely awesome iPad app that lets you customize a prize wheel.… Get the scoop...

Proof That Nerds Are Cool: Meeting Planners Name “Your Nerdy Best Friend” Favorite Speaker

I’m so honored to be on this list:
According to Meetings & Conventions magazine, Your Nerdy Best Friend (TM), also known as author Beth Ziesenis, is one of the 2014 favorite speakers.

The March 2014 Meetings & Conventions magazine research poll asked meeting professionals “Who is the single best speaker you have heard in the past two years?” The results are a list of the best of the best professional speakers, and Your Nerdy Best Friend made the list as a favorite technology speaker.… Get the scoop...