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“Manipulation” Gets a Bad Name

  • March 21, 2017

I just clicked “send” on a message to someone who has influence with those I wish to influence. I didn’t lie. I wasn’t disingenuous. But… I do have an agenda. I don’t click “send” for just anyone.

I put my phone down and walked to grab a snack and started laughing. The “joke” occurred to me. It’s layered but its strike holds truth. That truth is, “manipulation gets a bad name”. Read more

BrianShoff.com Launches “Overexposed” Podcast

  • March 5, 2017
BrianShoff.com Launches “Overexposed” Podcast

If you’re like me, every so often, you’re overcome by the reality that you have some rather extraordinary friends. Right?

Lately, I’ve found myself having 2 to 5 hour conversations with a number of them. Their focus is broad and includes disciplines like electro/mechanical engineering and motherhood which may not be immediately considered “artsy” but becomes so after a few minutes of exposition.

Some I’ve met are effectively strangers like Paul Lorio who I found common ground with almost immediately. Then you have the usual suspects like Jeremy Cohenour, Gregg Firman, and Frank Baum who are “sitcom favorites”. Read more

BrianShoff.com Launches Push Notifications

  • March 5, 2017
BrianShoff.com Launches Push Notifications

Stay In the Know About BrianShoff.com

Once upon a time, websites would send emails to subscribers when new content was posted. Today, they send push notifications. Read more