Communication

Ed Sheeran & Creativity

I don’t know if you know Ed Sheeran but I’m guessing you’ve heard one of his songs, with him singing, or something he’s authored for someone else. There’s no question he knows how to write songs – even if you…

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Stop Making Premature Announcements!

This isn’t a political post even if I’m using a political example of premature announcements and celebrations. But do you remember this moment in history when we collectively announced “mission accomplished” before the mission was accomplished? Want to have some…

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Day 249 of Daily Blogging

Can You Believe It’s Day 249? On December 31 of 2020 I decided to start hitting the blue “Publish” button again. It’s not like I hadn’t blogged at all in 2020. But I had written 28 posts in the whole…

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Brainstorming the Right Way

I’m running a new conference this week, called Skip the Grind. It’s a specific kind of conference, called a brainstorming conference. I’ve wanted to do it for years but finally set it up for 2020 and then had to push…

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Content That Drives Engagement

Wouldn’t it be great if every single thing you wrote ended up with tons of replies, likes and people taking action? I write daily. I then put links to these posts on Facebook, Twitter, and sometimes even LinkedIn. And that…

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