April 5, 2018

Breaches, unethical data sales, bot accounts, political scrutiny, and the realization that the only folks colluding with overseas interests appear to be Facebook and Twitter themselves as they kept on grabbing cash and users (even fake ones) is resulting in a bit of in...

February 10, 2018

Sometimes marketing takes a lot of knowledge and effort ... sometiems even money. But ALL the time, marketing is about, identifying a need, having a clear message, a great offer, and some hustle. Meet Maxwell.

January 14, 2018

AI ... machine learning ... robots ... computer automation ... they all still need us even more than we need them. No matter what the sci-fi movies tell us, this will always be the case.

July 8, 2017

People are a bit rattled, and justifiably so. But the announced layoffs at Microsoft are part of something bigger ... something Huge ,,, that's a tectonic shift in the technology market. And it's a good thing for Microsoft, Azure, and the Company as a whole.

June 26, 2017

I review my previous predictions (hits and misses) and speculate on what on what is NOT the next big thing in technology. Then I tease about what comes next.

March 15, 2017

Nothing about this success formula for tech conferences and trade shows is external. Everything is about you, your attitude, and what you do. And this is not just my personal experience — I have seen dozens of others use this same formula to achieve great things.

January 23, 2017

(Yes, there's a difference.)

Who the Heck Do You Think You’re Talking To?

Several years ago I was at an industry event in Europe and I was sharing a drink and a conversation with man from Brazil — let’s call him Carlo. 

At the time I was responsible for the sales, market...

January 16, 2017

Thou Shalt Not

These are the absolute basics. Social media and content tactics should NEVER:

1.  Be Boring and Repetitive

It’s really pretty simple, if it’s not interesting to you how can you expect it to be interesting to your audience? Would you want to read three conse...

December 14, 2016

A holiday message ...

No spin, no fluff, just you and me have a conversation at Christmas time. 

2017 is gong to be a great year ... I can feel it!

September 15, 2016

If you make a living in Maketing, Design, or Communications, You Need to Understand This Word

A good friend of mine in the UK posted a screen capture to Facebook last week with the following comment:

“Just a thought. How many teens and millennials do you suppose have use...

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