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Word of the Week – “Old Pro”

“Old Pro” – (n) Noun – 1) A bar in Palo Alto, as in “The Old Pro”.  The Old Pro is a very popular sports bar currently housed on Ramona Street in the building that formerly was Ramona’s Pizza.  The Old Pro has often hosted the royalty of Silicon Valley and was one of the late “Coach” Bill Campbell’s hangouts.  Also, many a Stanford

06.16.17

Leadership, Breaking Rules, and Reframing; Two Books and One Story

I walked into the conference room with my PR manager Jody.  Mike awaited us to review our launch plan. About 15 minutes into the conversation, Mike interrupted us and said, “Damnit, I pay you to be a firestarter, not a fireman, come back with a plan to start some fires!” So chastened,  Jody and I walked out of the office with our proverbial tails between our legs.   This

06.13.17

Are You Experienced – Supercharge Your Content Marketing in Brand Quarterly

“Accelerate your pipeline today by adding engagement and experience to your mix…”  Ken