People

Be the spray nozzle

I am in awe of my yard tools. (Contrary to popular belief, I do not go so far as to sleep in my jacket and tie.) The awe: it’s something about the fact that we, as a species, continue to look at our tasks—such as yard work—and, not only imagine…
People

Stop before the ‘but’

There are arguably words in the English language that can be harmful. The ones that come to mind immediately are, of course, racist or sexist or, just generally, mean-ist. Another one exists. It isn’t called out on politically incorrect lists. And we all say it all the time (sometimes harmlessly).…
Strategy

How nice, how aligned

As a parent of school age children, there is nothing more frustrating than the sudden realization that my kids are now getting their information from sources other than our family. When we were their one and only encyclopedia, things were good. It gave me this sublime sense of control. Even…
Strategy
Thousands of attempts
Strategy
Even without the vowels
Strategy
There’s more than one way to skin a…
The business side
Page 57 just isn’t enough
Tactics
When it doesn’t matter where it goes
The business side
How to be unforgettable
Tactics
If you build it…
Tactics
Message extenders: Music
The business side
One team, one fight
Strategy
Choices: the guts of ‘invention’
People
Why listening is the new life raft
People
A dollar goes a long way…eh?
People
Keep it in the jar
People
So no one gets lost
People
Why wings are good to have
People
Finally. Something we can control.
Onsite Action
When you know…you know
Onsite Action
Beyond the stretch interlude
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Well, that was awkward
Onsite Action
Some things just aren’t contagious
Onsite Action
There’s nothing like being covered
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Riffing to find new ways
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The tip of technology
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The muscles know…because they do
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For THAT? Give ’em THIS.
Onsite Action
The ‘Other Team’ dynamic
Scenic/Environments
The cool is in the pudding