Monthly Archives: September 2009

More School

I have not been a big fan of Education Secretary Arne Duncan since the fiasco with the President’s school address.  Encouraging schools to let kids watch the President’s address during the school day is one thing, but as for that … Continue reading

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Personal Branding Dilemma

            I don’t know if Dan Schawbel would agree with this definition, but personal branding, as I understand it, is developing one clear message and consistently delivering that message through all of your communications.  This includes your tweets, blogs, comments … Continue reading

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So What Was All the Fuss About?

            This is definitely yesterday’s news.  Yesterday President Obama made a benign, encouraging and inspiring address to the nation’s students, some of whom saw it, some of whom didn’t, and some of whom will see it after the fact.  Which … Continue reading

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I Will Send Him to School on Tuesday

            Two things happened this week that made me realize that parenting in the 21st century is much more challenging than I imagined it would be.  First, my 6 year old son told me that he wanted to kiss a … Continue reading

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