Friday, May 11, 2007

This reminds me of The Reefer Madness movie. I know people have addictive personalities but wow. Are your kids seeing the back of your head more than the front?

"....For many people, blogging is an addiction that hinders their business and personal life. "The temptation is to devote increasing amounts of time and mental energy to blogging without realizing that your efforts could be more profitably spent elsewhere," explained Robert W. Bly, author of the new book Blog Schmog: The Truth About What Blogs Can (and Can't) Do for Your Business.

Seth Godin, the world's leading marketing blogger, echoes this sentiment, "If you have no editor, you don't know when it's done. If you have no boss, you can work too hard and do nothing else. If you don't have a filter, you might not like what you hear back."

Joi Sigers, owner of 14 blogs, explains, "You have to be on guard, because if you let it, blogging will claim more of your life than you should be willing to part with. You have to ask yourself a few questions. Does my family see the back of my head more than the front? If my Internet connection was down for a week, would I take a break or break down...." Read More