Archive for May, 2009

Being Switzerland…

Recently, I realized a dream. (OK, so maybe my dreams aren’t all that exciting.)  The thrill: I sat down with the new crop…

Grand Slams in Marketing: Does Your Website Help You Knock It Out of the Park?

While watching baseball at home and creating a website design recommendation for a freelance journalist looking to attract opportunities, my mind wandered for a bit.…

Will the Real Murderer Please Stand Up?

Someone is asleep on the copy desk at the NY Times – or maybe they’re looking for a new job. On Tuesday,…

CEO: Cooking Skills Required

“All of this authority is packed into a diminutive woman with large glasses who does not drive, type or cook…” That’s what…

A New Paradigm for Communicating for Action: H2H

The Jack Nicholson/Morgan Freeman “Bucket List” flick inspired me: I recently crossed #1 off my own life fulfillment list: Running the Boston…

The Little Voice Inside: Please Listen

This is a very different kind of post. It has nothing to do with companies, or blogs, or work. Two weeks ago,…

Lousy PR on a Sunday Afternoon

 You never know who’s doing your PR for you – but more often than you want to think, it’s the person who…

Post Awesome Placement Depression (PAPD): Social Media is the Cure

A couple weeks ago, I had the thrill of a great – no, absolutely perfect placement.  On-message, no competitors included and two…