By Jason Terry, talking about his love of LEGO and recently building the biggest LEGO set ever produced, the LEGO 75192 UCS Millennium Falcon. As I was getting ready to write this story, I had my doubts. LEGO is a hobby that I’ve loved since I was a little kid. I’m now 47 years old […]
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I founded Blue Gurus with the goal of helping businesses grow. Our primary focus is training and consulting around LinkedIn and blogging as well as creating web sites. We have helped hundreds of companies use social media in new and meaningful ways that add to the bottom line.
My goal is to have a positive impact on everyone that I connect with, whether it's personal or business!
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By Jason Terry, talking about taking a blog post from good to great through pictures. If you can get the meaning of the story just by looking at the pictures, you’re on the right track. I was recently doing a blog post with a client when an important idea hit me in the face. I […]
By Jason Terry, with another solution to a problem that has been nagging him for a long time! Picking the email address to use for a contact in a Google Contact Group. Do you use Google Contacts to keep track of all the people you know? If not, then you can move on to the […]
By Jason Terry, talking about Blue Gurus celebrating nine years of being in business. We celebrated being in business for nine years on April 26th, 2018. For anyone reading this post, thank you!!! There’s a good chance you’re actively involved in our ability to make a living doing work that we love. Whether you’re a […]
By Jason Terry, talking about comparing two versions of the same document using Microsoft Word to figure out the differences. One of the things people give me a lot of positive feedback about is when I share technical tips. Not everyone gives a crap about technical tips, so I try not to overdo it. But […]
By Jason Terry, talking about company branded tchotchkes for client gifts and networking events. I love giving gifts to people. It’s a fun and unexpected moment for the recipient, and it just feels good to make someone’s day. I’ve carried that practice into the business for years in the form of Blue Gurus Tchotchkes. I’m […]
By Jason Terry, talking about the importance of being disciplined with your email and unplugging when you take vacation. I often ask for blog ideas from our subscribers, and last week I got a great email from Tony Sheets, Principal at Umzuzu. Tony and I are in a peer advisory group together, and we refer […]
By Jason Terry, talking about servant leadership being a powerful tool for molding your culture and keeping good people around. This week, I wanted to write about an experience I had last week while doing an executive LinkedIn training session with a local bank. Quick aside about the value of connections and doing regular updates […]
By Jason Terry, talking about Pixabay for free images and how to turn off Auto Correct on your phone I was recently looking for an image on Pixabay for a client, when I stumbled across the following: It made me laugh out loud. That emotional moment when the sentence switches from an angry rant to […]
By Jason Terry, talking about spring cleaning your laptop bag or briefcase. Especially if it’s been years. I was at a client’s office recently and I needed an HDMI cable to connect my laptop to their wall-mounted big screen TV. I’ve kept an HDMI cable in my bag for years, but it was only 6 […]