What if we actually shut up for once and let our customers and friends to the speaking for us, to the people who mattered – and were most likely to buy and care? People who will be honest about our benefits and faults on our behalf.
Allies and Enemies
I’ve always been astonished by people who play politics in business. The ones who can talk out of both sides of their mouths. These are people who can simultaneously dole out lavish praise while twisting the knife deeper in your back. It’s time to put our collective foot down as self-respecting business people. We have […]
Savvy vs Smarmy
For the people wanting to make a real difference, savvy social imperatives are where it’s at.
The Problem with Busting Chops
Ball-busting on that level makes it look like you’ve been here, done that, got the t-shirt and what you’ve just been presented with is amateur hour.
Burn Your Bridges – For Real This Time
Don’t wait until tomorrow to tell the pricks to f*ck off, you might get hit by a bus TODAY and never get your chance.
The Origin of STFU: Diplomacy and Gen-Y
A complete 180 from our Baby Boomer managers, who say nothing to avoid showing disrespect; Gen-Y stays silent to show disrespect.
Beware the Telephone Guru
If Alexander Graham Bell were alive today, do you suppose he’d call himself a Telephone Guru? Probably not. In fact, no one does.