A Precautionary Tale

Last week during an interview, one of my clients referred to the "precautionary principle" as it relates to the healthcare industry implementing new technological innovations. He loosely stated that healthcare had

A Lesson From Harry Potter

I just finished re-reading Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince in anticipation of the seventh book in J.K Rowling’s series, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, which comes out this weekend.

Semiconductors and the Sun

I’m sitting in a Starbucks in San Francisco today, attending my 9th annual SEMICON West conference. It’s a scary prospect, but feels good at the same time to recognize old faces

Speaking of Branding

It took me 21 years, but I finally have my name in lights — as part of the agency’s name, of course.  Having survived the downturn and passed our 20th anniversary
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The ‘Me’ Brand vs. the ‘We’ Brand

¬†There is an interesting article in this morning’s Wall Street Journal that makes the assertion that a CEO whose personal brand becomes larger (or as large as) the company’s brand may