Monthly Archives: December 2009

Got Passion?

My wife Linda occasionally accuses me of having amassed an assortment of useless, physical skills. I can ride a unicycle, spin a basketball on one finger, balance a baseball bat on the end of my foot, flip a teaspoon off a table and into a nearby coffee mug with a quick tap of my finger, and pretty much juggle anything. Oh yeah, and I can make an alarmingly realistic pig noise. Most of these capabilities were picked up when I […] Click to read more…

 

Oversimplified Marketing

I’m going to tell you a secret (do me a favor and keep it to yourself). When I meet someone for the first time, if they ask me what I do for a living, I say: “I do one thing and one thing only… e-mail newsletters.” That’s what it says on my business card; that’s what it says in my e-mail signature; that’s what I speak on my home page after strolling jauntily onto the screen. But that’s not the […] Click to read more…