Bullet Points and Boring Slides

PowerPoint. Has there ever been a more unpleasant word in the English language? (Maybe “webinar,” but that’s a different blog post.) I’m going to share what is maybe the best professional advice I have ever gotten. Don’t read verbatim from your PowerPoint slide. Your audience can read. I guarantee—yes, guarantee, or your money back—that following… Read More

Giddy up, partner.

What is branding? If you’re a B-school grad working at a Brooklyn startup, you might think you have a very different definition of the word than a fifth-generation Nebraska cattle rancher does. You don’t. Sure, your branding practices are as different as a ribeye steak and a vegan Korean taco from a food truck, but… Read More