Monthly Archives: March 2014

Outsourcing Marketing to India is Killing our Businesses

Outsourcing Marketing to India is Killing our Businesses

After you Outsource Marketing to India, What’s Left? In the current yet long running outsourcing IT and customer service to India craze, companies are hoping they can outsource marketing to them as well. Although coding might be okay for Indian providers, marketing is where they fall flat on their face. Marketing communications…

Is Studying/Being Entrepreneurial Worth it?

Being a successful entrepreneur whether it’s a small service startup or a well-funded large scale venture is hard work and does take considerable talent.  The ability to produce substantial value for clients includes knowledge, experience, energy, courage, confidence, and good networking, among other traits. In an article in Entrepreneur, the…
Retro Thursday – Gloria Estefan

Retro Thursday – Gloria Estefan

It’s back to the late 80’s and early 90’s with Gloria Estefan and the Miami Sound Machine. Their music was normally fun, upbeat, romantic and her musicians were talented. These are really nice songs, and they made more. She had and still does have one of the most beautiful and…

Me to We Equador

My niece has arrived in Quito, Equador for her teaching trip in a developing country. Part of her training to become a teacher. She’s probably arrived now in the town of Coca near the Columbian border at the top of the Amazon. That doesn’t sound very safe does it? I…