Category Archives: Cloonan

Top Ten Things That Kill Creativity & Innovation


Being a creative director and working in marketing and advertising for the past thirty years it’s easy to identify the top ten things that kill an idea, prevent you from being creative or destroys innovation. Grant it there are easily … Continue reading

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St. Patrick’s Day – Mixed Emotions


This is a week of mixed emotions for me. Prior to two years ago this week meant celebration to this man of Irish heritage. My family…thanks to the enthusiasm of my father has always celebrated St. Patrick’s Day with incredible zeal. As a boy I watched … Continue reading

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Pick 6


The local grocery chain just introduced Pick 6. Heaven. Got to love this concept. Not a bad buy for 8.99. Lesson: Sometimes in life you’ve got to mix things up. And why you’re at it…throw in a little blues…better then … Continue reading

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Loss – My Loss


I was reading someone’s blog last evening and this person spoke of loss. Through their courage and openness it brought back a flood of emotions that I’ve been holding off sharing for a hundred different reasons. One thing you can … Continue reading

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Places I Miss


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Top 10 Reasons Why Dogs Are So Great


(Casey has saved me more then any human I’ve know…Rin Tin Tin would be jealous) Those who know me know that I’ve grown up with dogs. I have many fond memories with each of the dogs I’ve shared time with. … Continue reading

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Miami Valley Hospital TV Commercials


‘This Cared For’ Campaign Patients First…that’s what it’s truly all about here at Miami Valley Hospital. Thousands of people doing their best to put the needs and care of the patient first. Passion, care, commitment and the work ethic to … Continue reading

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