In memoriam of my beautiful Laney

In memoriam of my beautiful Laney

On November 26, 2017 we had to say goodbye to our beautiful baby girl, Laney. I needed a month to get to the place where I could write her Memoriam to celebrate her purposeful life and find closure. Laney’s passing was mercifully relatively quick and peaceful....
6 Steps to Avoid Depression

6 Steps to Avoid Depression

This is an answer I posted to Quora on July 22, 2017. While it may not, at face value, seem to have a lot to do with self-marketing and finding your niche, I really think it does. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Depression is a sign that you need change. The enemy of...

SME networking opportunities

A note to Cleveland professionals: Most of you know I’m on the Board of SME (Sales & Marketing Execs). There are two great networking opps coming up for members and non-members – September 10th Professional Development Day and the September 16th luncheon...

Off to Chicago

Every once in a while, my career throws a nice perk at me. One of my oldest clients, JP Horizons, asked me to help out with a motivational event that will take place in Millennium Park in downtown Chicago. The 2-day event has turned into a 5-day vacation for my...