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Validation and Hope

A Season of Triggers This election season has been devastating. So many of us have watched as examples from our lives flash before us over and over and over again for the world to see. Times when we were always … Continue reading

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Unwritten Rules in the Workplace

We sat around the office table one evening chatting, as sometimes happens, them over wine, me over soda. My counterpart from another department continued the banter we had established, as the sarcastic duo of the company, that for a while … Continue reading

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What’s Going On Here?

It has been brought to my attention that many of my blogs lately are business related and probably should be on a different blog. Well, they are. They are on my new blog for my new freelance/consulting venture: Charter Marketing. … Continue reading

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Companies Whine over Unfillable Positions

Get out your tissues for the poor companies who can’t fill positions. Bloomberg.com (shocking?) posted an article in “defense” of companies not hiring, by claiming workers lack the skills they’re seeking for the positions. Nice try.

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What are you tracking?

How many times have you heard, or said, that radio doesn’t work for marketing? It seems to always be followed with “as far as we can tell”. Similarly I hear that direct mail works really well. They know because they … Continue reading

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Do You Know a Bully Boss?

“35% of adult Americans experience workplace bullying (WBI 2010 U.S. National Survey)” 41 percent of American workers having been psychologically harassed at work — Money Magazine We all have had to bear through difficult times and pressures at work, and … Continue reading

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Mobile, Schmobile

Marketers everywhere are touting the rise of mobile marketing, and it’s drowning out the other channels. The truth is, other channels are still getting the budget increases, including websites, social, email and content marketing! (see stats here)

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