What Goes Around Goes Around Again

It’s easy to get swept away in the newest, the latest, and the greatest. I work in the ad business – a catalyst for attracting markets to our clients’ newest, latest, and greatest offerings. But for all the newness, I see the same old. Just a lot more of it. You call...

Following the leader. Leading the followers.

Remember the game of “follow the leader”? As a member of a large family, I remember how fun it was to lead my siblings (eight to be exact) through the woods, over the wall, and across the brook – scrambling, hopping, and mimicking all the way home. An adventure I led...

Social Media Won’t Fix Your Problems

If you view social media as the solution to your business problems, you’ll be disappointed.  Social media won’t fix your problems, it will only amplify them. For example, social media can attract lots of valuable leads into your sales funnel.  By using the right...

Tag.

It’s 11:00 p.m. Do you know where your kids are? If the answer is no, simply go online to see where and who they’re with. Geo-location tools have made it even easier to find your kids, friends, and even strangers. Facebook recently replaced their geo-location tool...

Passion pays: Illustrator strikes a chord with fans.

The Decemberists. The Black Keys. Phish. They all have one thing in common: Nate Duval. A former ad guy, Duval left Madison Ave. to focus on what he loves: music. Knowing he’d never be a rock star didn’t discourage Duval from joining the community as a “gigposter”...