The Guy at Ford’s Theatre & The End of the Current Two Party System

While at Ford’s Theatre this last April the tour guide dropped a piece of wisdom. It left an impression on me. After telling the story of the theatre and the night Lincoln was assassinated he began to freestyle somewhat. He talked dispassionately about the divide in our country right now and how people are acting.…

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Improve Marketing Agility by Testing Big and Fast with a Core Team

Many times, I have witnessed established legacy processes dictating the marketing for large retailers. Ideally the customer and changing trends dictate the marketing. But that requires enterprises to have agile processes that develop, integrate, and implement new strategies across various vendors and third parties quickly. This remains a challenge. Database vendors, channel vendors, email service…

Trump’s Base Erodes After Tax Reform

Tax Reform is The Donald’s last chance to get any kind of a win in 2017. He hasn’t pushed anything else through real in terms of law. Executive orders are empty wishing on a star presidential grandstanding. That is why one executive order can be penned away instantly by the next oval office inhabitant. They…

Movie Review: American Made

Director: Doug Liman (Bourne Identity, Swingers) Writer: Gary Spinelli Lead Actors: Tom Cruise Rating: 6/10 What I liked best about the movie was the dry and matter of fact telling of this true story. Never did the filmmakers try to inject any moral lesson into it. The story of Barry Seal doesn’t need any additional…