Category: Nugget of the Week

Visible leadership lessons from the movie Hidden Figures

While watching the movie Hidden Figures, I couldn’t help but identify some leadership lessons/motivational messages brought on by the main characters. The movie portrays the...

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The year in rearview…

Found myself watching on YouTube an old Super 8 film of the Canadian media philosopher Marshall McLuhan. Was fascinated to actually see and hear McLuhan...

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Doesn’t that exist already?

I love sharing startup ideas and providing feedback to others, but it’s a let down when I hear “Isn’t that idea out there already?”  After...

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Managing trust; how gatekeepers faded into influencers. 

On October 13, I had the honor to guest lecture at Northern Illinois University as part of the annual Dr. Albert Walker lecture series. I...

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WordPress Page Builders take the critical stage

WordPress Page Builders plugins are often loved by users and in-between WordPress developers for their flexibility to allow almost anyone to visually design, or layout, a...

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All odds are against your blog’s survival

I was pleasantly distracted by an interesting presentation from WordCamp Israel. Automattic (WordPress.com) data scientist Boris Gorelik shared his findings on blogger attrition rates compared with social...

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Crazy dreams can come true.

  Think this dream has a deeper meaning… #Dreamscancometrue! @marcuslemonis @mannysdeli @TheProfitCNBC #pitching pic.twitter.com/3MwpCeNmOA — Scott Winterroth (@swinterroth) September 8, 2016   The deeper meaning...

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Google killed the popup star

The World Wide Web turned 25 years old on Tuesday and since almost the beginning we have been inundated with many types of obtrusive marketing...

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You got to have a nut

Mike Houlihan, a.k.a Houli, is a friend/client/mentor of mine and he once told me that you got to have a nut if you’re going out on...

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