Searching for Simple Blog Security Solutions

website security words

Running a business in the 21st Century presents complex challenges, and being a solopreneur or truly small business requires prioritization that would drive most business persons crazy.  So the bad news is that nothing in today’s information-based society is simple.  The good news is that we are all in this together. When the Heartbleed vulnerability […]

Heartbleed and Your Site Security


Concerned about the Heartbleed computer vulnerability?  Me too. What Is HeartBleed? As soon as I heard about the massive hole in Open SSL that leaves the majority of sites and blogs on the internet open to data grabs, I went to a popular computer tech site, TechCrunch, to find out what is what.  The article […]

News Apps and the Merger of Zite and Flipboard


Yesterday’s news of the purchase of Zite, the mobile device app owned by CNN,  by Flipboard was a surprise to me as it no doubt was for other long-time fans of Zite.  Flipboard buying Zite seemed backwards to us. Shouldn’t Zite be buying Flipboard?  Shouldn’t the superior product buy the lesser product?  Those kinds of […]

5 Essential Business Tools for Today: Information for the Rest of Us

sm business tools

No this is not an Über-late Festivus post.  The intention of this post is to serve the individuals and small businesses who must compete with mega-corporations in delivering  products and services with no infrastructural support departments such as IT, Marketing, Development or HR. I specialize in helping individuals, sole proprietors to CEOs, get the information […]

Co-Working Tucson

coworking space

Spaces for co-working have existed as long as there have been cafes and libraries.  The mix of activities that takes place at these public places overwhelms any attempt to define them by tugging at the edge of  the boxes we try attempt use to simplify our understanding of them.  The current mix of  coworking spaces, […]

Women May Be the Winners of the Google SEO Wars

g woman

The following article was originally posted on my non-business blog.  During the next few weeks I will be migrating the my best blog writing on tech to this site.  Enjoy.  – originally posted on April 2, 2012   A History Lesson For those of use who watch the web search industry develop,  the recent transformations […]

The Feminization of the “Interwebs”

The following article was originally posted on my blog.  During the next few weeks I will be migrating the my best blog writing on tech to this site.  Enjoy.  – originally posted on April 10, 2012 Key Words are DEAD. That is what I said, “dead.” Maybe if we had adopted the good old LC […]

Tucson Women Bloggers Meetup – Well Worth Attending

Tucson women bloggers header capture

HRS owner, Nancy, provides blogging information to local Tucson residents at monthly informational Meet-ups which you can sign up to attend at the group’s site. These informal gatherings are for  general discussion but each month a specific topic is the focus and might be: a presentation is given by Nancy on a topic of […]

Impressed By Tucson Evolving


As owner of a research and content business based in Tucson Arizona I have watched Tucson weather the storm of economic and informational change for 25 years. When I walked in the Presidio Neighborhood of downtown Tucson in the late 1980s and early 1990s, there were several empty crumbling adobe structures from the late 19th […]