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Not a single statue honored a Black person’s legacy until 1974. That has had very real repercussions

By Frederick Gooding Jr.   February 17, 2022   With most of the legal challenges resolved after the violent Unite the Right rally, of August 2017, and the statue of Robert E. Lee removed from its lofty pedestal in downtown Charlottesville, Virginia, local lawmakers in December 2021 voted to do the unimaginable—donate the statue to … Continue reading Not a single statue honored a Black person’s legacy until 1974. That has had very real repercussions

Real Story on MarTech: Beware of vendor bullying

Empower your team to push back and avoid long-term consequences of making bad technology decisions. Jarrod Gingras on January 21, 2022 Let’s say you work in martech for a large, well-known enterprise. It’s a global firm, a recognized brand. Ideally, you’d want to follow a structured, test-based approach for how you bring new technology into … Continue reading Real Story on MarTech: Beware of vendor bullying

The Real Cost of Annuities: A Look Into What You Pay for What You Get

Jordan Bishop January 4, 2022 Annuities are a great way to invest, protect yourself from outliving your savings during retirement, and even protect a spouse or dependent from the financial consequences of your death. But, as with all financial instruments, annuities come with associated costs. Depending on the characteristics of the contract, an annuity’s costs … Continue reading The Real Cost of Annuities: A Look Into What You Pay for What You Get

Unlock Your Real Business Problem – and Solve it – Sooner Using Anticipatory Leadership

Daniel Burrus December 4, 2021 If you have read any of my past blogs, you know that in my Anticipatory Leader System, I teach a competency called the Skip It Principle. On the surface, something like problem skipping might seem like a hands-off approach to solving an issue that arises in your organization; however, it’s … Continue reading Unlock Your Real Business Problem – and Solve it – Sooner Using Anticipatory Leadership

When Do You Need to Start Treating Your Side Gig Like a Real Business?

Devin Partida December 2, 2021 Even before the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, many people used their free time to engage in their passions. Whether knitting scarves and selling them on Etsy or doing home repair work for neighbors, side gigs are becoming more common for people with standard, 9-to-5 day jobs. Side hustles are great options … Continue reading When Do You Need to Start Treating Your Side Gig Like a Real Business?

Reaching Real Communities with Digital Marketing

Natalie Ross November 24, 2021 Many brands these days are looking to use digital marketing to establish better long-term relationships with smaller groups of existing customers. They do this as a way of building trust and their expanding audience. This requires an approach often referred to as “community marketing.” Sponsored Communities One major way to … Continue reading Reaching Real Communities with Digital Marketing