Last week I was invited back to a panel at the ninth “Marketing to the High-End Bride” event, held at the newly-opened W Hotel in Boston — you can hear the audio and see some photos on the WeddingProf site. At the event, I finally got to meet Scott Smigler of Exclusive Concepts. I really […]
Steve Wildstrom wrote BusinessWeek’s “Technology & You” column from its creation in 1994 until BusinessWeek’s acquisition by Bloomberg in December, 2009. Fresh Ground Principal Chuck Tanowitz caught up with him at DEMO Spring 2010 where they discussed his current projects and thoughts on the future of journalism (not to mention a few business models that […]
I spoke with Chip Griffin today, giving him a recap of my DEMO experience, including some of the highlights from the event. You can listen to my recap on Chip’s Pardon the Disruption blog. While we were there, Chuck had a chance to catch up with Steve Wildstrom. We’ll post that podcast interview later today.
Another one of the fun projects we’re working on is helping launch Rentometer Pro, which offers a one-stop resource for landlords to better advertise, manage and maintain their properties in one, easy-to-use online site. To support the launch, we’ve organized a “Tweepstakes.” Find out if you’re paying too much for rent or charging too little […]
Our apologies for letting the blog and podcast slip a bit lately. I promise you there’s some great stuff coming from us in both camps. Chuck and I have been hard at work ramping up four programs, not to mention trying to keep the momentum going for LaunchCamp as our plans to take it on […]
I had the pleasure of participating in an IABC Yankee Chapter event this week. I have been to several IABC events, and each time have met talented communications professionals who bring great acumen and experience to communication challenges. These have ranged from experts at other agencies to internal communications folks at some of the area’s […]
The age of new media means that anyone can publish. That much we know. But the full implications of this switch are just becoming clear. Take the situation in Tampa Bay, Florida, in which the St. Petersburg Times has a long history of investigative stories about the locally-based Church of Scientology. From a traditional journalistic […]
Renee Hopkins is the editor of Strategy & Innovation and the lead editor of Innosight’s InnoBlog. She sat down with Todd Van Hoosear to discuss a challenge facing many organizations: how do you create a business culture that both encourages and captures innovation? Creative thinking, which is one of the essential components of innovation, does […]