A few years ago I attended an Internet Marketing event in Florida. I love hanging out with cool, ambitious people and have found events like this are a good fishing spot for old & new friends. This is the rest of the story… Walking the hallways on day-1, scanning the various topics and doing a […]
As some of you know, Robo took a few years off of Coaching and Consulting to apply his brand architect practices and started his own companies. FullBucket was the first of four businesses that have Purpose as the fuel for growth and strength. Together with two ambitious veterinarians they set out on a mission in 2011 […]
My friend Tim Francis recently sent an email about placing your phone on airplane mode to get some work done. It was great advice and one that everyone should do. However, just recently, I’ve been trying an experiment which is basically the opposite of that. I’m getting on my phone more often!
Yesterday afternoon was a beautiful day. I searched and found my eight and ten year old girls in the bedroom on their electronics. Popping the earphones from an ear receptacle I said… “Time to getcherass outside.” Oh! the whining & sighing that ensued would have made the Kardashians jelly. Moping their way through the house my oldest […]
Lot’s to learn from one of the founders of modern sales and advertising. I do not believe what he predicted has come true. I think there is still a chasm between the two disciplines and always will be. I am a convert from general advertising to direct response and he does a good job of […]
Seeing Donna in person for the first time set me back slightly. I have seen her multiple times on TV but never in person. She is so petite, almost mousey. Hot enough that if I wasn’t happily married… She does not look that way as a female news anchor. Sitting up on the stage platform […]
When we eat food, watch television, play video games, wear clothes, live in a home and drive a car we are CONSUMING. When we grow or deliver food, manufacture televisions, create video games, design clothes, program software, build homes or cars; we are PRODUCING. We all do some Producing and some Consuming. A good LIFE […]
As a young athlete I was coached to use visualization techniques to help my performance. Visualization is using the theater of the mind – your imagination – you “see” yourself performing the act. It’s a great way to practice perfection because it shapes the memory functions of the brain with positive repetition. Like in the […]
Humans don’t run out of gas. They run out of a reason. A reason to get up early. A reason to try harder. A reason to risk it all. A reason to make it work. A reason to care.
This past week I spent a few days in Colorado working with a group of business owners on issues of brand building and acquiring new customers. I thought the material might apply to some of my other business owner friends.