Motivate Daily, but not by Goal Setting

“People often tell me that motivation doesn’t last, and I tell them that bathing doesn’t either. That’s why I recommend it daily.” – Zig Ziglar Motivation to Market A lot of the most important things in life require constant vigilance.  Motivation is definitely one of them.   It is far easier to lay around in woe and pity […]

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“My imperfections and failures are as much a blessing from God as my successes and my talents and I lay them both at his feet.” -Ghandhi

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Google vs. Facebook | The First Full on Data Religion War has begun

While The Church of Apple fights for the laps and ears of PC’rs, Google is fighting for the information of Facebook’s users.  Although, these empires have less then religious followings, Google has launched a campaign to make Facebook users know that they are losing control of their information. Here is an interesting piece about the […]

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Creating Pain vs Identifying Pain

In case you didn’t know, marketing is all about pain. You identify or create pain. You create a way to make that pain excruciating. You exploit the pain. I know it sounds cruel and heartless but what drives marketing is fear and greed, both of which produce pain. Traditionally, marketing has been about advertising because […]

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The SEO/Social Media Silver Bullet

“Every business owner wants a silver bullet.  The problem is very few know where they are pointing the gun.”- Ian Garlic It’s amazing how few people know exactly who they want in their Tribe or even have a general idea.  Each of us is convinced that our business is needed by everyone.  Advertising salespeople have […]

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Google Is Probing Me | Google Live Results

Well They are not actually probing me, but they were testing. I spend A LOT of time on Google. Search, docs, voice.  Google knows me better than me.  (Hopefully they do not fulfill the Skynet prophecy.) Anyhow, I was searching and noticed that that results listings were highlighted.  Then a few minutes later, I noticed […]

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Get your Yelp on Orlando! | Yelp Helps Orlando

Yelp for Great Reviews Don’t know what Yelp is?  You should.  I love Yelping around town. When I am traveling it’s an incredible resource for finding truly great places.  Sure there are tons of “review sites” like Citysearch, Google Local, blah blah blah.  What Makes Yelp different is that they support the “Real” community as […]

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Awesome FREE Education Opportunity for Businesses

Great Workshop and Networking Opportunity in Orlando I just attended an amazing workshop at BizHub Club, THE virtual office and meeting space in Orlando. It was put on by Robert Bobroff of the Orlando Business Journal.  It was not a hardcore, “Advertise in the Orlando Business Journal or Fail” type of event. This workshop was […]

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