As Good As Your Data

As Good As Your Data

I had what I thought was a clever post ready to go, but it’ll have to wait for another time.¬†Why? Because I got home today and received this (above) in the mail. It got me thinking about data. In marketing, you’re only as good as your data. This came from...
Verizon Yahoo = Verihoo?

Verizon Yahoo = Verihoo?

With the Verizon Yahoo thing so hot and heavy in the news today, I was reminded of the email I got from them last week. First, some background: I’m a FIOS customer who gets TV-Internet-Landline service from them and in general, I’ve been pretty happy with...
Is the Internet Better

Is the Internet Better

I was half-joking with my wife the other night and explained my temptation to completely rid myself of all my social media accounts. My posting activity is probably average in the big picture, but I find myself checking/reading it too much. Realistically, I...
Help a Saudi Prince, Won’t You?

Help a Saudi Prince, Won’t You?

I don’t need to tell the story about all the Saudi princes who have emailed all of us over the years, promising vast millions. If I DO need to tell you about these and other online scams, then congrats, because you’ve avoided the internet for this long...
You Can Change Your Mind

You Can Change Your Mind

I tweeted this the other day, it was really a passing thought. The more I let it stew, though, the more I realized there was probably a fuller blog post in there somewhere. So here we are. Some people are always skeptics. That must be hard, though I bet it can come in...
Loose Strings

Loose Strings

A few marketing-related bullet points that have been rattling around in my brain lately….. Snapchat. I know. It’s hot. And I swear that I’m historically an early adopter. I also know that as an almost 45 year old male, I’m not in the Snapchat...