Frank Bradley

I live in Kilkenny, Ireland, and I'm married with one daughter. I was born in Derry, and came to Kilkenny via Manchester, England, and Dublin. My passion is all things Social Media, and for the last 2 years I have been working as a Social Media Evangelist for Oracle, where I have worked for the last 8 years. This role entails, promoting the use of Social Media internally for improved communication and collaboration. My other interests include sports, especially football (soccer), reading, video games, movies/tv, music and walking.

Posts by frankbradley:

Book Review: Tribes By Seth Godin

In my last Bloggertone post I shared with you a technique that I had just discovered for getting more out of the books that I read. The technique was called a "Net Out" where you write a one page overview of the book. I'd like to now share with you now my first ever "Net Out" which reviews the book "Tribes", written by Seth Godin in late 2008.

Getting The Most Out Of Your Reading

One of the areas I've struggled with and continue to struggle with, is how to get the most out of a good book, especially one in which I'm learning lots of new things that I might be able to apply in my life. The essence of the post is an overview of a technique called a "Net Out", in which you "distill the key insights from the book and then determine what you are going to do differently in your life as a result".

Caroline Casey is a social entrepreneur and founder of Kanchi and the O2 Ability Awards. In this interview, Frank speaks to Caroline about making radical change in one’s life, on why it’s important to allow oneself to make mistakes and what she views as the ideal workplace.

Gamification: The Next Big Thing In Marketing?

If you keep up to speed with the latest developments in the tech world, you’ll probably have heard that there is a new kid in town threatening to steal the crown of Social Media. It’s called...

Stay Focused: Decide What Is Important

Horizons of Focus is an excellent tool for enabling you to look at your life from different perspectives and as a guide for focusing your day to day activities...

What Have Tomatoes Got To Do With Productivity?

Anyone who has read my Bloggertone posts for the last year will know that I have a keen passion about productivity and making oneself more effective. The Pomodoro Technique is a productivity approach...

What Is Love?

Vince Lombardi was well known as a great motivator, who excelled in getting the most out of his teams. In this post we will look at how he fostered a culture of teamwork...

Continuous Self Development is where individuals commit themselves to improving their knowledge and understanding throughout their careers. In this article we will look at why it is important for organisations to encourage personal development.