Distributed Not Disconnected

Last week, I was happy to speak as part of a 2 day, online conference about remote working: Remote Working Conference 2016.

My talk was titled “Distributed, not Disconnected: Employee Engagement for Remote Work.” I described some of the steps we take at 10up to cultivate ongoing employee engagement as a distributed company.

Here’s the video, embedded from YouTube with the start and end times set to just my portion. Full videos on YouTube: Day One and Day Two.
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WordCamp NYC – WordPress and the Enterprise Disconnect

I’ll be speaking later today at WordCamp NYC on WordPress and the Enterprise Disconnect.

It’s a revised version of the talk I gave at Prestige in Las Vegas at the beginning of the year.

I’m eternally grateful to WordCamp NYC – it was the first WordCamp at which I spoke, and was the WordCamp where I first met Jake Goldman. You could say without WordCamp NY I might not have my current job. ;)

Design & Content – Better Together

Back in August, I attended the Design & Content conference in Vancouver BC, which brought together designers, content strategists, and other agency types to talk about how we can better collaborate.

Since the conference, a number of the key videos have been published. I’ll highlight a few here, but many more are available on the conference site blog.

(Note: some NSFW language in this presentations – designers and content strategists can get, let’s say, colorful in expressing their passion. If you are easily offended tread carefully).

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Designing from the Content Out – NERD Summit 2015

Just gave a talk this morning at NERD Summit 2015 about Designing from the Content Out.

At NERD Summit, like last year, they have the presenter log into a google hangout account they control, and do the talk as a screen-shared presentation, recording audio directly from the local laptop mic.

It doesn’t give you the video of the speaker AND slides at the same time, but it is crazy effective and efficient – my video was live as soon as the talk was done!

I also sat in on the business panel – but that I guess gets recorded differently (video camera setup). Will post here if/when the video gets posted.