Category Archives: Thought Leadership

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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Keep It Simple


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Cost Effective Housing for Those in Need


Opening Our Eyes I’ve had the opportunity to travel to a number of third world countries and communities within the states all throughout my life. l like many of you…am overwhelmed with how horrific the housing situations are for the … Continue reading

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Nobel Dreams – Obama’s Fortune


From the Will of Albert Nobel. His Will be Done. By now we have all heard about President Obama being awarded the 2009 Nobel Peace Prize. And whether you believe he was the appropriate nomination or not is for you … Continue reading

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It’s Fun Being a Rock Star


The Class of the Top 10% I just finished performance reviews for my team. Annual reviews are often an opportunity to access performance and review goals. Some people obviously fair better then others…but the fact remains to be the best … Continue reading

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Global Vision


So you want to make a difference. You want to change the way people look at the world. Ahhh … you’re a man of social justice … a woman of global change! But the problem you have is you can’t … Continue reading

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Junior Mints and Web Experiences


Consistency is important. If you order a box of quite frankly one of the best candies to enhance your movie experience…a box of Junior Mints…you know exactly what you are going to get in every piece. And the cool thing … Continue reading

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