I LIKE that

Let’s help someone today. Someone you don’t even know. Give 10 posts a “like” today.  (any platform works: Twitter, LinkedIn, FaceBook, Instagram, etc…even here!) It’s a free way to help someone along…help them grow, spread their vision and their brand.  You don’t need to know them, or even use their opportunity; but this helps. But […]

Now, that’s a good signal

Are we one step closer to civilization?   In many USA cities, you can now re-enjoy eating outdoors,  indoor dining returning soon, drinks with friends… This freedom also will brings back the never-ending quest for a good WIFI signal.  You’re not at home anymore kiddo.   This post is just a double-thumbs-up thanks to Comcast.  They’ve extended FREE WIFI via […]

It went Viral

The word “Viral” has been in the news so much lately…but its been the “Holy Grail” of the marketing and social media world. How do we go viral?  How do we take an idea, spread it from person-to-person and have them spread it for exponential awareness? –You may  be right concerning the quality of your […]

Call someone who cares

No office chat No coffee shop talk No conference with 2-day old muffins We’re in “day two” of business not as usual. Lots changing in your day. Stop.  Hit pause on social media, what’s on TV, whatever you’re doing…  Take 1 minute and CALL someone to ask how they’re doing. It WILL mean a lot to […]

It’s in the mail!

It’s National “Send a card to a friend” day! It was all the rage in 15th century  Europe:  sending a card. A Birthday is #1, Mother’s day is #2 in the purchase pecking order. The internet digital options and social media has driven the act of mailing down; and it continues to shrink about 5% a year.  Stats […]

National Sandwich Day this Weekend!

Get ready to take a big bite! National Sandwich day Sunday. 300 Million sandwiches are eaten EVERY day in the USA. Most eaten? Turkey! The word started back in 1762, when the Earl of Sandwich ate meat in bread so he could eat while playing a card game. Royalty continues today with Delivery in LA. […]

You have this experience this weekend?

You encounter it too?  The bad Ad experiences?  Whether it was TV, Radio, your phone with social media…lots of ME ME ME and shouting it really loud.  Most folks in the advertising world focus on ROI.  Maybe some focus on better storytelling.  Who doesn’t love a great story? Yes grab our attention, but make it […]


What OCTOTHORP will you trust today?! Octothorp? That’s the “real” name of the Hashtag symbol, Pound Sign, Number Sign…whatever you call it. First seen in 1853 in bookkeeping, on typewriters about 1886…then on your phone about 1970…thanks to Nokia Bell Labs. Everyday we follow people, groups, social media companies…even ones we don’t know…all because we […]