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A festival of failure

I ran across a couple of articles related to a new museum opening next month: The Museum of Failure. Psychologist Samuel West came up with the concept. Here’s a takeaway … Continue reading

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The point about touch points

In an exercise in taking my own advice, I’m Recycling content that I think has value, and Attempting to share posts that are concise … and brief. A trendy term … Continue reading

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Take time to get inspired

The U.S. Small Business Administration realizes that small business owners are often too busy to attend the many great activities that the administration offers during National Small Business Week … … Continue reading

April 24, 2017 · Leave a comment

Foto Phriday (Authenticity)

I grew up just a stone’s throw, pun intended, to Kentucky’s cave country. U.S. 31-W must have been a magical route back in the day when the original Wigwam Village … Continue reading

April 14, 2017 · Leave a comment

The challenge of simplicity

Late last year, freelance content creator Matt Mansfield distilled 151 articles projecting marketing trends for 2017 into a glorious infographic. (I love infographics!) The article even comes with instructions on … Continue reading

April 10, 2017 · Leave a comment

Foto Phriday (Lovely compensation)

This time of year in the Ohio Valley two types of alerts are guaranteed to keep the mobile phones abuzz: stormy weather and pollen. For this writer, the latter seasonal … Continue reading

April 7, 2017 · 2 Comments

That was a stretch

I ran across this Facebook post recently and felt compelled to share it. Bill Penzey Jr., CEO of Penzeys Spices, has been very outspoken about his disapproval of the new … Continue reading

April 6, 2017 · Leave a comment

Don’t help build a bridge to nowhere

My personality is a slightly bizarre combination of cynicism and optimism. I’d like to consider myself a healthy skeptic but there are times when I just want, even need, positive … Continue reading

April 3, 2017 · Leave a comment

How truth got so complicated

I promised a couple of weeks ago that we would explore in more detail how to discern reputable sources from those better left to themselves. I wish it were a … Continue reading

February 6, 2017 · Leave a comment

Foto Phriday (Life Cycle of a Wave)

It wasn’t all shades of gray that November day on Tybee Island. The clouds diffused the sunshine but enough broke through to create lovely gold and silver bursts on the … Continue reading

February 3, 2017 · Leave a comment