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Your Freakout is a Sign of Strength, Not Weakness
Your Freakout is a Sign of Strength, Not Weakness
Raf Simons had just been hired as Christian Dior’s creative director and had eight weeks before Paris Fashion Week to work with his new (to him) team and present the haute couture collection. No big deal. In...
Why The Marketing Research Phase Matters
Why The Marketing Research Phase Matters
You eagerly open the cost proposal from your prospective marketing communications agency hoping you’ve finally found your match, only to find a hefty line item (both in budget and in timeline) for research and...
The Curse of Irrational Dialogue
The Curse of Irrational Dialogue
It seemed much easier to not take that two-week vacation to Japan which is why we decided to cancel the trip about four weeks prior to our departure. Over dinner one evening, we reviewed our...
Should You Publish on Medium?
Should You Publish on Medium?
This weekend I published my first story ever on Medium and it became the top story the next day. I’m not going to lie, yesterday was a good day for my ego. I mean, just...
Finding Inspiration: May The Muse Be With You
Finding Inspiration: May The Muse Be With You
I speak daily with CEOs of companies in businesses like machining, and widget manufacturing and financial services. They think they don’t have anything to write about. Their business/industry isn’t “interesting” and they certainly have...

 

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