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Is Your Brand Going Bananas?

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Is your brand going bananas? It absolutely is. The critical question is this – What are you doing about it? Here’s what I mean. Think of your brand as a banana. It’s a fact of nature that bananas continue to ripen


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Conviction, Perspective, Stovepipe Hats & Branding

Abraham Lincoln

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He was born in Kentucky – a slave state – but made Illinois – a ‘free’ state – his home. Although he read the Bible daily he never belonged to an organized church. He did not have a law degree


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How to Make it The Year of Your Fearless Brand

Your 2014

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A new year has begun filled with all of the promise and hope and plans of new beginnings each January 1st creates. In just two short days the new year has brought us any number of significant happenings. Storms are


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Mariano Rivera

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He was born the son of a fishing boat captain in Panama. His family lived in a very poor town – Puerto Caimito.  Growing up he and his friends played futbol (soccer) and baseball on the village’s field – the


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‘The Nametag Guy’

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As of today Scott Ginsberg – this Friday’s Fearless Brand –  has worn a nametag for 4,706 consecutive days. Yes, he wears a nametag every second of every day. There should be no question as to why he is known


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FEAR

FEAR

You may find it ironic – but fear is fearless. Fear will impose itself in virtually any situation or place. Fear often shows up when it is least expected. Simply put, we all experience fear at some point. Those who say they


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Don’t Negotiate With Yourself – My Secret to Avoiding Self-Conflict

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When I first decided to become a consultant after having just left the corporate world I was eager for business. So eager, in fact, that I would pursue most any piece of business which crossed my path. I used an


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You Too Can Chart Your Own Course to Success

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Most Sunday mornings I spend having breakfast with a good friend of mine. Quite often he relates issues from his business life and then seeks my opinions and insights…which I’m more than happy to provide. Recently his topic was wondering


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