How to Get on TV. Or Not.

The workshop was titled “How to get on TV.” I was given two and a half hours to show the conference attendees exactly what they needed to do to generate television appearances. There’s a lot that needs to be done in order to end up with a coveted spot in front of the camera. Believe it or not, two and a half hours was just barely enough [...]

By |2018-07-18T14:04:51+00:00July 18th, 2018|0 Comments

When the Student is Ready…

Somewhere around Y2K, I was introduced to Susan Ford Collins. When we first met, Susan gave me a copy of her latest book, The Joy of Success. Because I’m a little obsessed with reading, I dove right in and polished off the book in a weekend. It was well written and full of good information, but I can’t honestly say it made any great difference in my [...]

By |2018-04-25T14:27:28+00:00April 25th, 2018|0 Comments

Seeing Through Transparency

Seeing Through Transparency Legends and fairy tales have always been a great way of looking at what society finds both frightening or exemplary. For example, back in Medieval times, the plagues that spread unseen contagion fed the original vampire legends. And as recently as a few years ago a suspected vampire was beaten to death in modern Malawi because terrified villagers believed he was causing the unexplained [...]

By |2018-03-21T12:54:05+00:00March 20th, 2018|0 Comments