Why our future is not on Mars - as much I'm psyched to go there

Why our future is not on Mars – as much as I’m psyched to go there

For those who spend more than a half hour with me, you'll find that I'm a massive sci fi geek and tech nerd. So when...
Am I a Foodie? Not really. Doesn’t my marketing show it?

Am I a Foodie? Not really. Doesn’t my marketing show it?

On our drive down to visit family this last Thanksgiving, my wife said something like, "Everyone thinks you're a total foodie." "Why?" "Because you're always cooking." Let's clear something up. I'm no gastronomist. I do love cooking shows, but not enough to actually...

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The genius of the extrovert vs the introvert – in business

The genius of the extrovert vs the introvert – in business

This past weekend was Thanksgiving, and along with the piles of turkey and pumpkin pie, came the slurry of family chats and kitchens choked with people. I'm a bit of an ambivert, leaning more toward introversion. So after holding my own in a turbo-charged convo with...

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Should my brand stories have a moral?

Should my brand stories have a moral?

Most good stories have the same bones; a person in a context with the motivation to act. Usually to overcome a problem. But not all of them. Sometimes a short story shared between friends or a close email list is about a personal moment. It can be relaxed and...

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