Our 2016 Gift to You: NerdWords Yearbook

Happy New Year! As always, our goal is to share resources to help make your lives easier. Here’s the quick reference guide to every tech tool we mentioned in 2015 in one handy handout. Please download, share, print out, distribute, use and love. Note that makes me incredibly happy: You may know that I am incredibly picky about the tools …

Awesome Tech Tools for Meeting Planners

This year I was honored to present a program at the American Society of Association Executives, a gathering of 4000+ professionals from the world of associations. My session focused on great tools for organizing events, and this awesome article in Smart Meetings Magazine really captured the best tools. The reporter called me “endearing, engaging and chock full of practical tips …

Microsoft Sway: A PowerPoint Alternative

If you’re as tired of PowerPoint slides as, well, everyone in the world, you’ll be happy to hear you have many choices these days. Prezi is one of the most popular competitors, and many presenters have changed to its zooming navigation and embedded multimedia to create more engaging presentations that tell a story. Every few months this category grows even …

Release Your Inner Nerd: A Review

Thank you, thank you, thank you to my client/friend/fellow nerd Wade Koehler for his podcast review of Release Your Inner Nerd and the programs I did for his organization, FCSI–The Americas Division. Best line: “I have spent so much money on apps that I blame her for.” Best testimonial: “I was so enamored with her… that I hired her on the spot… …

Great apps from ASAE’s Great Ideas

I was honored to be chosen for two sessions at this year’s Great Ideas Conference for the American Society of Association Executives. Attendees submitted their favorite apps in my sessions to create a running list of the best. Peruse and enjoy! You can also view it in the original spreadsheet here.