It seems like Groupon has really changed, doesn’t it?!  Today’s interview includes some of the back story behind the company’s evolution from a social deal-of-the-day offering to an engine of local commerce.  I talk with Suneel Gupta, Groupon’s first ever product leader.  Suneel helps us understand what Groupon is trying to become, why, and how. Check […]

brand-as-business bit:  The folks at UpMo, an employee-centric career management company, asked me to contribute to their blog, the upMover.   I thought it was the perfect opportunity to share about something I’ve been thinking about for awhile now:  the power of storytelling to engage employees. Companies often use advertising and social media to share rich […]

You know that show, “How to Succeed in Business without Really Trying?”  Well last week I had the pleasure of hearing Bob Goff speak and his talk could have been entitled, “How to Succeed in Business BY Really Trying.”  His message was about moving beyond thinking about things and doing them. […]