Amaze someone and they won’t forget you.

Amaze someone and they won’t forget you.

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A few months ago, I went to a coding event at the Las Vegas Iron Yard. When I arrived, the presenter came over, shook my hand and said, “I’m Mike, and you are?” “Jann”, I replied, and took my seat with about 15 others. This continued for about ten minutes until the room filled with [...]

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Getting storytelling right.

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Most companies realize the importance of creating interactive customer relationships built around a story. Frequently this takes the form of describing you to yourself. I’m guessing this is to show you that they understand you. These descriptions are probably based on research into who the customer is, or who the customer they hope to acquire [...]

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Three things happened, then…

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I read a tweet recommending the book Quiet . Its premise is that quiet people are less boring than their extrovert counterparts since they don’t blah blah blah so much I’m a proponent of conversations I went to dinner with someone and was bored Here are some random thoughts on the updated definition of what constitutes [...]

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