22 03, 2012

Putting Your Best (Business) Face on Facebook


Ready or not! Here Timeline comes!

Like the familiar children’s game, Facebook’s Timeline layout seeks you out and arrives on your fan page March 30th – whether you’re ready of not!

Like all great software out there, just as soon as you’ve gotten really comfortable using the features as they are now, they change them all.

Many businesses have already made the transition to the layout. (It’s optional until March 30th.) Curious how your page will look in […]

Putting Your Best (Business) Face on Facebook2018-01-17T15:31:13-08:00
21 01, 2012

About the Cornucopia


Cornucopia In Art

In Clarity and Mystery, Nancy Friedman at Fritinancy touches on a subject close to home. In her post, she cites Stephen Sondheim’s observations about narrative art, which she translates to apply also to naming (as in business naming). Both agree that solely descriptive names are rather weak. Fanciful names are often silly. And suggestive names, landing in the […]

About the Cornucopia2012-01-21T20:53:54-08:00
7 09, 2011

Good Reads

R Cornucopia Image

The best time to close a sale may be when your prospect has the most energy, but when is the best time to buy? I searched high and low on the internet (as if it actually has these locations!) and came up with a few answers. Oddly, I found June and July the best times to buy butter. There’s […]

Good Reads2011-10-13T03:02:08-07:00
2 06, 2011

About Time

Time Running Out in a Spiral Clock
“As if you could kill time without injuring eternity.” ~ Henry David Thoreau, “Economy,” Walden, 1854
~ | ~

“Take time to deliberate; but when the time for action arrives, stop thinking and go in.” ~ Napolean Bonaparte

~ | ~

“Your time is limited, so don’t waste it living someone else’s life. Don’t be trapped […]

About Time2011-10-16T23:13:38-07:00
27 05, 2011

What Are Your Sources of Inspiration?


Botticelli's Venus Reading Online
Inspiration comes from everywhere, but today, I’m just looking at inspiration sources online.

Like you, I subscribe to an array of newsletters, RSS feeds (but I’m terrible at checking back at them), and social media contacts who continually post links to great publications, writers and articles. Here are some favorites:

Seth Godin – The Godfather of great daily business blogging. For those of us in the marketing biz, […]

What Are Your Sources of Inspiration?2011-10-23T23:15:06-07:00
Go to Top