Resources

The Sleepy Tiger

The Sleepy Tiger

Books
Even big beautiful tigers get tired and have to sleep.  And their yawns are the biggest and most contagious.  Put...
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The Parrots with Rainbow Feathers

The Parrots with Rainbow Feathers

Books
This riot of exotic colors and raucous squaking culminated in incredibly sweet mutual preening! These beautiful endangered Scarlet Macaws were...
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The Very Fancy Flamingos

The Very Fancy Flamingos

Books
The bathing and preening behavior of Flamingos is both very pretty and very funny.  What spectacular examples for young kids...
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The Silly Snow Leopards

The Silly Snow Leopards

Books Uncategorized
Nothing touches one's heart like big pluffy cats playing! These beautiful endangered snow leopards were both playful and obedient to...
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The Cuddly & Caring Prairie Dogs

The Cuddly & Caring Prairie Dogs

Books Uncategorized
I watched this precious family unit and their caring for each other for hours! Prairies dogs especially depend on the...
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Calling Bull#^*~ On The AI Hype

Calling Bull#^*~ On The AI Hype

Digital
How egotistic is the human race that we think a fancy wrench will take on our image? Artificial Intelligence (AI)...
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Species Extinction: Chief Marketing Officer! Endangered: Chief Information Officer

Species Extinction: Chief Marketing Officer! Endangered: Chief Information Officer

Digital Growth
Large companies are beginning to do away with the Chief Marketing Officer (CMO) role altogether. Johnson & Johnson, Uber, Lyft, Hyatt,...
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If A Male CEO Says Women Should NOT Play At Men’s Games

If A Male CEO Says Women Should NOT Play At Men’s Games

Investment
Should you tar and feather him? Should you ignore him? Should you be curious and read what I have to...
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Chago the Bored Cheetah

Chago the Bored Cheetah

Books
It is funny to think a fast Cheetah might be bored.  They do yawn a lot.  Everyone has heard that...
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The Cows with Too Much Hair

The Cows with Too Much Hair

Books
While driving through the Canadian countryside, Pradeep came upon a farm… and lots of “mooing”. Looking over a fence revealed...
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The Parrot with Blue Feathers

The Parrot with Blue Feathers

Books
On a visit to the zoo, these brilliant blue parrots were animated, self possessed and very cute. Their bond and...
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The Very Bendy Black Swans

The Very Bendy Black Swans

Books
Watching these lovely black swans with their incredibly elegant neck was fascinating! They make preening extremely hard to reach places...
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Children’s Books Have Evolved- Where Should They Be Going?

Children’s Books Have Evolved- Where Should They Be Going?

Books Digital
Go back to the very first picture book you recall reading. Was it an illustrated nursery rhyme? Was it a...
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Life cycle personalization

Life cycle personalization

Digital Growth
Do you have a "persuasion architecture" that scales customer loyalty and gets you lots of repeat business? If the CMO...
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7 dream killers

7 dream killers

Digital Growth
Chances are the phrase "digital transformation" will make you roll your eyes or blow a raspberry. Every major company is...
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Innovation is the best

Innovation is the best

Growth Investment
Most innovation is done with the best of intentions and possibly even answers some unmet need appropriately. However, in an...
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Business Aspiration #3 – CAC Once & CLV Forever

Business Aspiration #3 – CAC Once & CLV Forever

Investment
What if you could acquire a customer once and have them repeat business with you forever? Is that not your...
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I Love Standup But I Love Improv More … As An Investor

I Love Standup But I Love Improv More … As An Investor

Investment
Can you believe Improv actually has rules?! Did you know that despite having no script, most anyone can do Improv...
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Why Mobile Is Central To Omni-channel

Growth
Consumers now expect to engage at any time and from anywhere with your brand. They expect to engage before, during...
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Focusing on the marketing opportunity with brand utility in mobile

Growth
Marketing is being forced to change from “Look, please look!” to “Dear Customer, What can we do for you?”. In...
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Is Gender Diversity In STEM Workforce Possible Without K-Leadership?

Is Gender Diversity In STEM Workforce Possible Without K-Leadership?

Investment
Are Nerds mostly white men? Apparently the ones in leading Tech companies are 60 – 70% so and up to...
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Will Many Of Our Kids Go To Space?

Will Many Of Our Kids Go To Space?

Investment
Space travel for our kids’ generation is very likely! Folks of my generation might have dreamed and aspired to travel...
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Distributed Ledger Visible To All? Ready for Blockchain?

Distributed Ledger Visible To All? Ready for Blockchain?

Digital Investment
You may not have heard of Blockchain yet but then why did Bank of America file for 15 patents on...
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A World With No Passwords? Is It Possible?

A World With No Passwords? Is It Possible?

Digital Investment
If you have one too many accounts online (like that is avoidable) and have to remember more than two passwords...
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SEVEN THINGS THAT WILL MAKE A POTENTIAL INVESTOR SAY NO!

SEVEN THINGS THAT WILL MAKE A POTENTIAL INVESTOR SAY NO!

Investment
Considering the number of proposals that are finding me as an investor and the number of those proposals I have...
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Unified Theory Of Foundership: Who Is A Founder? What is a Founder Responsible For?

Unified Theory Of Foundership: Who Is A Founder? What is a Founder Responsible For?

Investment
Entrepreneurial spirit is like the Influenza. If you don’t already have it, chances are you are thinking about getting it,...
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Financial Technology Innovations That Make Financial Gurus Salivate

Financial Technology Innovations That Make Financial Gurus Salivate

Digital Investment
Ever wonder why Financial Technology seems somewhat antediluvian in comparison to things like Virtual Reality (VR) or Artificial Intelligence (AI)?...
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What Is A Wearable Worthy Of Wearing?

What Is A Wearable Worthy Of Wearing?

Digital Investment
Do you own an iWatch or a Samsumg Gear or a Fitbit or maybe more than one of these? Do...
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Take Virtual Reality, Add 3D Printed Food: Will Anyone Stop Playing?

Take Virtual Reality, Add 3D Printed Food: Will Anyone Stop Playing?

Digital Investment
In the current year alone we have seen everything from VR games, to educational experiences to VR medicine to even...
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Artificial Intelligence, Deep Learning, Can It Take Over?

Artificial Intelligence, Deep Learning, Can It Take Over?

Digital
Bill Gates, Stephen Hawking and Elon Musk first warned us about Artificial Intelligence (AI). Elon Musk then turned around and...
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