Twitter as Judge and Jury of “Who Had the Most Scandalous Week?”

Beware the tweet.  Those 140 characters can ruin your week. There’s nothing like Twitter to get the masses posting, chatting and creatively hashtagging about your every thoughtless, dim-witted or futile move.  In some cases, relentless tweets have been responsible for the hashtag recipients to call in the crisis managers.  This past week has been a

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Marketing Realities in the Trump World

  It certainly is not “business as usual” with a business man in the White House.  Donald Trump’s presidency has made retailers, restaurants, hotels, car manufacturers, airlines, tech firms and others give pause.  How should they handle the new realities of the desires of their customers vs. their desire to win favor with the new

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Goodbye Vine: Autopsies and Tributes

How many times has this happened to you? You find a good network, platform, app or API to grow your digital IQ and performance, and then, seemingly out of nowhere, there it is, the dreaded “service is ending” announcement.  Such was the case in late October with news that Vine, an online platform that enabled

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Goodbye Blab

How many times has this happened to you? You find a good network, platform, app or API to grow your digital IQ and performance, and then, seemingly out of nowhere, there it is, the “service is ending” announcement.  Such was the case on August 12 with news of the demise of Blab, a live streaming

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