Brene Brown

The Power of Vulnerability and your business

Clearly, this TED talk by Brene Brown has made the rounds on the interwebs, and for good reason.  Her work is brave, brilliant, and so needed in our world. I mention it here because most of us are used to reading her work from the standpoint of our relationships, but not usually from our businesses.  However, clearly, one of my …

Social Media Permission Slip

Here’s the deal: social media isn’t a magic pill any more than anything else is.  In fact, I’ve found that it’s one of the biggest way that people practice avoidance. And it’s not entirely their fault.  Social media is sold to us as The Next Big Thing. Scare tactics Social media marketing has more fear-based marketing around it than SEO …