Eli Madrone

Eli Madrone believes in creating community through technology, and using strategy, social, humor and design to do it. He is founder of Madrone Communication which offers clients website, social media and newsletter management, content creation, communication strategies, website development, and results-oriented design work. Learn more at www.MadroneCommunication.com

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Dear Facebook: It’s Not Me, It’s You

| June 2, 2014 | 0 Comments
Dear Facebook: It’s Not Me, It’s You

Oh Facebook, how I hate you. You finally made me join, years after I’d seen the best minds of my generation spiral down into your shoddy UI embracing streams, ‘looking for an angry fix’.  For all that time I’d refused to join on ethical lines: your invasive signup insistence to know everything about me was […]

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Oh Facebook, how I hate you. You finally made me join, years after I’d seen the best minds of my generation spiral down into your shoddy UI embracing streams, ‘looking for an angry fix’.  For all that time I’d refused to join on ethical lines: your invasive signup insistence to know everything about me was […]

Leaping, trusting, and breaking the internet: Lessons in being an entrepreneur

| September 18, 2013 | 0 Comments
Leaping, trusting, and breaking the internet: Lessons in being an entrepreneur

After 27 different jobs and over 20 years of working for other people, I recently opened my own business. I am still getting used to the moniker of entrepreneur or founder, and instead feel like crazy, lucky bastard may be a better title. Having just burned out in the nonprofit world and looking for change […]

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After 27 different jobs and over 20 years of working for other people, I recently opened my own business. I am still getting used to the moniker of entrepreneur or founder, and instead feel like crazy, lucky bastard may be a better title. Having just burned out in the nonprofit world and looking for change […]