Technology, and the Difference Between Reflection and Evacuation

Recently, Slate’s John Dickerson differed with those who carp that we spend too much time recording our lives on Twitter, Facebook, Instagram and all the rest instead of actually living them. He argued that our modern methods of recording…

Where Is The Humor In Today’s Marketing World?

As far back as civilized history goes, humor in the form of satire has been a prevalent means of passing along information. In Renaissance times jesters played the dangerous, yet important role of walking a thin line making light of political…

How One Company Demonstrated True Holiday Spirit

As the holidays quickly approach, many of us are feeling the hallmark emotions of the season (generosity, thankfulness, a camaraderie with our fellow humans). These emotions are important and they often bring out the best in the human race.…

The Annual Crystal Ball -- A Look Forward at 2014

It's fascinating to read the distillation of the state of affairs each year into factoids. When I was a kid, it was Casey Kasem counting down the top 100 hits of the past year. Now, as a digital marketing consultant, I look forward to what's…

Adjusting Your Aim On Holiday Giving

It is getting to be that time of year again… As the holidays approach, it is indisputably an opportunity to enjoy the presence of friends, family and peers. This is also an important time to look towards local or national non-profit/charity…