Passion Is The Ultimate Competitive Advantage

I’m more convinced everyday that passion is the ultimate competitive advantage in business.

Competency is expected. Only flawless execution is tolerable.

But when you enable passion, you drive focus, cultivate mastery, leverage spontaneity, foster creativity, build intuition and live toward mission.… Read the rest

Update From Our Beach Vacation In Sea Isle City, New Jersey

Max, Julian and Laura at the beach…

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 Julian’s first dip in the ocean…
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Julian happy with Daddy…
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Julian passed out on the beach…
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Julian (aka “Billy Idol”) and I learned that A&D ointment and salty air is good for spiking hair…
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Facebook’s Killer App: Birthday Reminders

Today is my birthday, and more people are remembering the occasion this year than ever before in my adult life. Why? Facebook is notifying everyone in my network. It’s interesting that some people are congratulating me via the Facebook network (i.e., throwing food, poking, sending private messages, etc.), while some are using external communications channels (like email, telephone and Skype).… Read the rest

Top Marketer Blogs

Forester analyst Peter Kim has started a list of top blogs authored by client-side marketing people — versus bloggers from advisory firms trying to sell their blog advisory services. He says:

While many of us might have been there and done that in some fashion, these are marketers who are *doing it* right now.

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