Isn’t it Time for Truth?

Startup Entrepreneur
My story isn’t sweet and harmonious like invented stories.  It tastes of folly and bewilderment, of madness and dream, like the life of all people who no longer want to lie to themselves. –Hermann Hesse Entrepreneurs are an extraordinary species. We are psychologically geared to be optimistic, and we often ignore the negative flip side Continue Reading →
Media Tech Summit 2013
The annual Media Tech Summit is the best coliseum to study titans in battle. Shelly Palmer and Landmark, along with a dozen important organizations in the media space as sponsors, delivered wisdom, insights and updates during Media Week in New York. Other notable events included the Digital Place-based Advertising Association (DPAA) “Video Everywhere” Summit, the Digital Continue Reading →
Turkish Delight
My wife and I returned to New York in July from a three-week trip to Jordan and Turkey. So much about the trip was memorable: Petra, Istanbul, the boat traffic on the Bosphorus, a sunrise balloon ride in Cappadocia, dondurma (Turkish ice cream) and, of course, Turkish Delight – a chewy confection. But because I’m Continue Reading →
The eye sees only what the mind is prepared to comprehend. — Henri Bergson, French Philosopher and Educator We have a brand new term that is creating considerable buzz: Real Time Marketing. And like most trends that reach the level of “buzz worthiness,” this one will most likely fade into the same ignominious darkness that befit Continue Reading →