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Category Archives: Art of Communication

12:12:12 – A Day of Transformation

So, if anyone really looked into the Mayan legend they would understand that it was referring to a time of transformation into a new age, rather than the end of … Continue reading

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December 12, 2012 · Leave a comment

How to Turn a Corporate Blog into a News Source

Yesterday I wrote about whether a corporate blog can break hard news (hell yes!). Today I’d like to expand on that a bit and talk about how a corporate blog … Continue reading

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November 30, 2012 · 1 Comment

Can A Corporate Blog Break Hard News? Oh Yes.

Can a corporate blog break hard news? Absolutely. In fact, there are a large number of corporate blogs that routinely lead the media in newsgathering and distribution. A prime example … Continue reading

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November 29, 2012 · 2 Comments

My Imperfect Life: Managing The Creative Post-Mortem

I’m increasingly aware of the missteps I have taken in my life. Things that might have been done better. Friends tell me: “No shoulda-coulda-woulda.” In other words, Don’t over-analyze the … Continue reading

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November 25, 2012 · Leave a comment

Why Mitt Romney Lost: GOP Messages Were Just Wrong

People would rather live off the government than work. That’s the fundamental story that Republican operatives have been telling their constituents for decades, and it’s wrong. For a long time, … Continue reading

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November 8, 2012 · 1 Comment

Training the Liberal Mind to Succeed

The great challenge of the liberal mind is maintaining balance in these areas: Peace, Compassion, Progress, Leadership, Creativity and Humility. Peace out of balance becomes stillness, and lack of activity … Continue reading

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October 3, 2012 · Leave a comment

Which Is Greater, The Number Of Sand Grains On Earth Or Stars In The Sky?

Blogger’s Note: I’m doing something I have never done before with this post, I am copying an article word-for-word and reposting it here, just because it is really cool. The … Continue reading

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September 17, 2012 · Leave a comment