The “B” Word Special Edition: You’re the Face of the Brand

  Last week, we wrote about the importance of backing it up. You know, taking time, breathing, slowing down – backing up, looking away, and then looking back from a different perspective.  At the time, it was more about launching your brand. And then two things happened. Phil Robertson and Justine Sacco. One person was representing an empire. One...

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Social Media Suicide

I stare at the screen, my fingers resting like little soldiers on the keyboard, always at the ready to march in a strange drill of obedience to whatever they’re told. But let’s be honest. Some days, like today, these fingers don’t want to move. Yes, today I’m social media cranky. They don’t want to write another thought-provoking status, or tell one...

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Silence the Experts

I’ve been staring at my WordCloud lately. You know, that hodgepodge puzzle of words that peeks into my blog to see what hides in the pages. So many words there make me smile – places and names and things like mercy and kitchen therapy and friendship. It’s no secret that I love words. I think they are beautiful morsels...

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