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Hashtags Or Hashbrowns For Christmas?

Hashtags Or Hashbrowns For Christmas?

Twas the night before Christmas
The topic was stress
Two bloggers were writing
Their posts still a mess…

Hashtags for Christmas (an email exchange)

To: Karin@Let’sGrowLeaders
From: Regina@CreativelyConscious
Re: Christmas

Hey Karin. Merry Christmas! Can I stop by and bring you some breakfast?

To: Regina@CreativelyConscious
From: Karin@Let’sGrowLeaders
Re: Christmas

Thanks, but I’m on a deadline. #toobusy #nostresseating

To: Karin@Let’sGrowLeaders
From: Regina@CreativelyConscious
Re: Christmas

I am too actually. But I can’t seem to get my post just right so I thought I’d take a few minutes and clear my head. What are you doing?

To: Regina@CreativelyConscious
From: Karin@Let’sGrowLeaders
Re: Christmas

Ughhh….The question is what am I NOT doing? #Travelinglikecrazyforwork. #Christmasisatmyhousethisyear. Ordered presents #online (#stillnothere), #pageants, #snowmancupcakes – #Pinterest #BTWsocute. AND! I don’t have a #blogpost written for today. #gottapost

To: Karin@Let’sGrowLeaders
From: Regina@CreativelyConscious
Re: Christmas

Seriously, you need to slow down a bit. BTW – What’s with all the hashtags? #hashtags #?

To: Regina@CreativelyConscious
From: Karin@Let’sGrowLeaders
Re: Christmas

I’ve been #reading up on #TrendingTopics and #SEO

To: Karin@Let’sGrowLeaders
From: Regina@CreativelyConscious
Re: Christmas

Well, it’s #ChristmasEve. I’m not sure anyone is going to be reading #Let’sGrowLeaders or #CreativelyConscious for that matter.

To: Regina@CreativelyConscious
From: Karin@Let’sGrowLeaders
Re: Christmas

#Consistencyiskey. Do you think people would be interested in #Thegift of #feedback for a topic? Or how about #mybossisagrinch?

To: Karin@Let’sGrowLeaders
From: Regina@CreativelyConscious
Re: Christmas

Hmm, maybe not so much. I think we’ve got to get #creative. I’ve got an idea:

Click here for your sing-a-long Christmas card.

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year from Karin and Regina from Let’s Grow Leaders and Creatively Conscious!

Thanks to Lee Gelwicks and Dave Hegmann for lending their voices. And my nephew, Jared Herr, for video production.

Filed Under:   Authenticity & Transparency
 
 
Karin Hurt
Karin Hurt
Karin Hurt, is CEO of Let’s Grow Leaders and a former Verizon Wireless executive. Karin was named on Inc.’s list of 100 Great Leadership Speakers for Your Next Conference, the American Management Association List of 50 Leaders to Watch, and as a Trust Across America Top Thought Leader in Trust. She’s the award-winning author of two books, Winning Well: A Manager’s Guide to Getting Results— Without Losing Your Soul, and Overcoming an Imperfect Boss. She’s regularly featured in business publications including Fast Company, Entrepreneur, and Inc.
 

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What People Are Saying

Terri Klass   |   24 December 2013   |   Reply

Loved your creative and fun post, Karin!

You have such a gift with playing with words and having fun.

I am grateful for you coming into my life!

#Happy Holidays!!

letsgrowleaders   |   24 December 2013   |   Reply

Terri, I have so enjoyed getting to know you this year. #happyholidays

Nancy Perry   |   24 December 2013   |   Reply

Awesome Karin!
So trendy, such quick humor!
May you and your family have a very Merry Christmas!

Nancy

letsgrowleaders   |   24 December 2013   |   Reply

Nancy, Too you too. Namaste.

Lolly Daskal   |   24 December 2013   |   Reply

You are brilliant!!!!!!

LOVED the post…

it made me smile

it made me joyful

it made me want to sing along and rejoice.

Thanks for being the creative person that you are!

NEVER STOP!

Lolly

letsgrowleaders   |   24 December 2013   |   Reply

Lolly, thanks so much. You are a joy and an inspiration.

Larry   |   24 December 2013   |   Reply

I’m sure the song was great, just didn’t have time to watch it. # Just Kidding. # Well done

letsgrowleaders   |   24 December 2013   |   Reply

Dad, I come by such silliness #naturally.

Ali Anani (@alianani15)   |   24 December 2013   |   Reply

#Karinthe achieve and #karinthe ideablossom

letsgrowleaders   |   24 December 2013   |   Reply

Ali, #thanks for all of your wonderful #support this year.

bill holston   |   24 December 2013   |   Reply

karin helps us grow
by shining light with her words
peace and love will flow

merry xmas texas haiku style.

letsgrowleaders   |   24 December 2013   |   Reply

Bill, LOVE IT. Makes me think we need to have haiku day on LGL sometime next year. That could be fun.

Patrick   |   24 December 2013   |   Reply

Karin-love it! The lyrics were spot on, thanks for the great message!
Pat

letsgrowleaders   |   26 December 2013   |   Reply

Pat, Thanks so much. Merry Christmas.

Alma Escamilla   |   24 December 2013   |   Reply

Fun post Karin and I seriously enjoyed the song on the boulder!! It’s been a wonderful year of reading and growing. Today as well, reminds me that email exchanges can add a light moment within a whacky day, I love them! Thank you so much for creating the spark!! Merry Christmas and Peace to everyone here, this is a beautiful REAL place!!

letsgrowleaders   |   24 December 2013   |   Reply

Alma, I can just imagine you singing along. I so appreciate your support and insightful comments. Your are a joy. Merry Christmas.

Jamie   |   27 December 2013   |   Reply

Karin,

I loved the video!!! That made me smile! You are sooo talented! That last note at the end was amazing!!! Thank you for all that you do for our channel and the leadership community! Hope you had a wonderful Christmas! #talented #tryoutforxfactororthevoice

Jamie

Karin   |   28 December 2013   |   Reply

Jamie, Thanks so much. You are so kind. Looking forward to amazing 2014. Lead on….