Mass Communication by the Numbers

{{myquote|If you want to connect through mass communication, you still have to reach people one by one. Do you feel more special being one of 5,000 eating fish, or one of the 12 drinking wine?}} … [Continue reading]

Five Reasons Why Financial News Is Bogus

"The Dow dipped sharply today amid rumors that Britney Spears would get out of rehab a week early." Well, why not? It's about as correct as anything else the financial pundits spew. One of the functions of feeding a 24/7 news cycle is creating … [Continue reading]

Talent Revisited

Seth Godin has a notion that corporate philosophy will change if we quit referring to "Human Resources" as such, and instead re-christen it "Department of Talent." He says the idea of HR came about in an industrial age, and demeans employees by … [Continue reading]

Sand Dollars

{{myquote|You’ll never get rich selling timeshares in sand-castles.}} (From Timeless) … [Continue reading]

Speed Kills

During one of my recent travels, I missed out on one of those magic parenting moments. My wife told me about it later, and it cracks me up. My son had his toy dinosaurs all gathered together. The biggest one was laying on its side. Deceased. … [Continue reading]


{{myquote|If you think a blog is the only thing you need, then good luck cutting your steak with a spork.}} (From Social Media Explorer) … [Continue reading]


It can be a little unnerving at times when your parents crash your party. Here I have this nice little non-blog website, where I share my thoughts with a couple dozen of you out there, and most of the time I completely blank on the fact that my … [Continue reading]