Archive for January, 2010

Why I Pay Money to Leave My Business Once a Month

It’s so easy to get stuck in the muck. Email is too easy to blame; there’s so many sources of drama and…

You Quit?

Picture this: Your firm gets acquired. You have 5 days to sign a non-compete. And you don’t want to work at the…

Launching a New Product

A young friend is launching a new product. Props to him – 27 years old, just back from the Peace Corps, and…

Why We’re Signing off Email

We pulled the plug. Starting last week, in fact. Every Wednesday, from 1-5, there’s no email at Corporate Ink. Why? Because email…

5 Reasons Why I Don’t Want a Smartphone

I don’t want a smartphone. Really! Apparently I’m in the minority. Everyone’s skeptical: “Oh, but it’s SO useful…” What happened to listening? Engaging? With the…