Archive for June, 2010

Do You Believe Everything You Read? Be Careful Out There

Thursday, June 17th, 2010

President Obama ordered an investigation into General Mills’ supply chain.” Or, did he? (more…)

Wellness Programs – Preaching to the Choir?

Tuesday, June 15th, 2010

I just wrote a very interesting (interesting from the standpoint of the response I received, not trying to tout my own writing!) article on wellness programs for Human Resource Executive.

The premise was based on a recent AP story that challenged (more…)

High Demand for Free Services (aka Free Marketing)

Saturday, June 5th, 2010

I recently observed in a LinkedIn update I posted that I seem to be in high demand these days to provide free services. I’m asked to conduct free webinars (well the webinars are actually paid for by the attendees, but I, as the presenter, am not paid), contribute free blog posts, offer free marketing or communication advice, provide free copy critiques, etc., etc., etc.

I’ve been fairly generous in terms of saying “yes,” to these requests, but I’m finding the need to become more stingy, primarily because (more…)