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Nature or Nurture? I'm Taking A Stand

August 29, 2018

It’s 1961. The Vietnam War is raging. Hippies are in their full regalia. The study of psychology is advancing rapidly. And Albert Bandura has an idea. It involves a Bobo doll and he’s looking to take a stand on an age-old debate. Bandura takes a group of young kids and has some of them watch... Read More

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August 21, 2018

I hate to be the one to break this to you, but multitasking is a lie. It doesn't work in your personal life and certainly doesn't work with your business. Palm, the first producers of the PDA (Personal Digital Assistant), which is the precursor to what we now know as smart phones, had a unique strategy to software development.

August 06, 2018

What’s your definition of stress? I’ll tell you mine: “when perceived demand exceeds capacity.” Note the word “perceived.” You’ll soon see why. Conventional wisdom says, “Less stress equals happiness, and more stress equals pain.” We’re conditioned to steer clear of the stress bogeyman. And it’s not for nothing.

It’s almost the 4th of July. What’s on your mind? Time with family or friends? Setting up the barbecue? A little getaway? Or maybe you’re an overachiever and it’s just another day at the office? I enjoy the festivities, and have some of that on my mind, too.

What does it look like when your business is overly-dependent on one type of customer? Trouble waiting to happen. The total opposite of having an asset! There are 3 types of over-dependence on customers: The size of the customer, too big or too small.

I’m tired of going in circles and I know you are too. They say insanity is doing the same thing over and over again and expecting different results. And for those of us who have ever been in a rut or two—and we all have, no shame in that!—there’s a point where you truly start to go insane. That rut doesn’t just pop out of nowhere, my friend.

As a marketing guy, I'm always on the lookout for cool marketing ideas and ads I can use or pass along to my clients for them to use.I recently stumbled across one that you've got to check out!Click on the image below to see it for yourself and then I got a few questions to ask you afterwards. Go ahead, watch the 30-second video. Then come back. I'll wait.Okay, you watched it? Great.Quick quiz:1. What kind......

Everyone wants to create "touch points," a favorite buzzword for marketers. A touch point is that intersection between your business and your customer where you interact and communicate something -- hopefully, something of value. Glance over this diagram:While each "touch point" offers value, they miss the emotional power and tactile experience of the five senses: Sight. Sound.......

I was wrong! I take it all back!

6 people who refused to fail, and their incredible stories

Rahamim Melamed-Cohen, Ph.D. continues to inspire and motivate me to this day even though he can do nothing more than think and blink his eyes. To me and countless others, he's a living miracle. I'm pictured here seated to the left of Dr. Cohen along with his wife, Elisheva, and his Adobe Illustrator tutor from the Betzalel Academy of Art.Want to be truly rich?Just a few days ago, my family got a rare......