June 20, 2011

Five Easy Ways to Improve All-Hands Meetings

How many employees look forward to the once-a-month mandatory meeting where the CEO matter-of-factly dishes out the latest updates and expectations? I just sat in on […]
June 17, 2011

Three Tips for Working with Bloggers – The Right Way

Originally featured on Bop Design’s ‘Bop Blog.’ A few years back TechCrunch published what I consider to be The Blueprint for approaching bloggers – and these tips still resonate. Brian […]
June 16, 2011

Get Fired. Start a Business.

  Originally featured on Eastward Capital’s ‘Venture Debt’ blog. OK, it’s the first time I’m outing myself on this. I started my PR firm 22 years […]
June 15, 2011

Oh, He Died?

Meeting with new companies is always exciting, and often inspiring. Yesterday, we met with a successful, privately held company that is struggling to come out of […]
June 13, 2011

Seven Tips for Making Video Easy

With YouTube seeing three billion views a day and 35 hours of new uploaded video every minute — it’s not all swimsuits, sex or cuddly cat tricks. […]
June 10, 2011

Got Content? Six ‘Sniff Test’ Questions to Ask Yourself

B2B buyers are skeptics, in general. After all, B2B marketers (none of my clients of course) have been known to hype a product before its really […]
June 7, 2011

Four Tips for Driving Traffic at Trade Shows

The annual ISM Conference – the annual all-star event for supply chain practitioners – is hot again. But some booths were distressingly empty. The best booths […]
June 6, 2011

Messages: Are Yours Working?

We all talk to ourselves. But when you go too far, people think you’re boring, lonely, or possibly off your rocker. So how come companies get […]
May 27, 2011

Visible Masses of Water Droplets

As Wendy Schuchart @CIOMidmarket pointed out last week, IT’s list of overused buzzwords has a new #1 offender: cloud. Here’s the IT company’s dilemma: embrace the […]