Month: November 2019

Forward.

Andrew Yang is a long shot, but as long as the Democratic Party and liberal media networks like MSNBC focus on ‘beating Trump’ versus focusing on the needs of the American family, 2020 will bring little change. This excellent op-ed points to what is…

Motherboard

There’s a gap in investigative journalism. Vice is stepping up to the plate while The Markup tries to reboot itself. I was looking forward to The Markup taking off, but don’t see much coming from them. It’s great to see Vice doing this. Motherboard…

David Ogilvy quote

The originator of advertising shared this tidbit long before the internet age began.

Dreamforce Talk

In this age of the customer, the conscientious consumer will impact business decision-making. Consumers are becoming more aware of sourcing, sustainability, and responsible investing. Business ethics and corporate social responsibility take center stage. Salesforce does a great job of highlighting this at their conference…

Takeaways from DF 19

Salesforce is doing well as one of the safest platform bets for enterprise-scale companies. The CEO truly cares about making the world a better place. Dreamforce is not a safe place for the Dr. Evils of the world in their pursuit of growth at…

My Hero

As I watch these presidential debates, as I attend more sporting events than I care about, and observe lucky folks dancing in the spotlight, I begin to look for answers within — knowing ordinary, everyday heroes have made a much bigger difference in my…

Surviving in an Amazon world

How one segment of brick-and-mortar is surviving e-commerce…Great film by Axios. Retail survives when it invests and becomes a space for the community.