business

Learn Like You Eat

[Image from The Incredible Book Eating Boy by Oliver Jeffers] Teaching people is a lot like feeding people. Since I’m familiar with the idea of feeding people in our restaurants, the analogy works well. Some people hate your food. They don’t like it, and won’t have it again. Others didn’t Read more…

culture

Placenta Marketing

One of the things you learn early on about communicating in other countries – especially as a keynote speaker – it’s many anecdotes just don’t translate. Especially your clever acronyms or Christianese scriptural devices. Likewise, some marketing ideas ought to be left in their country of origin. Jenny texted me Read more…