Salesforce Conversion Channels

I stumbled on this link on conversion channels by Salesforce.  Lots of interesting insight here- The things that stood out to me were: 1)  Business is best still done person to person:  see social media and direct referrals as being 2 of the top 3 performers.  People always do business with people, not companies, not ideas. […]

Too Big To Fail is too big

I’ve observed that there is a split between policy that’s good for capitalism.  Does it mean good for Fortune 5000 companies or what’s good for “Main Street?”   As it stands right now, a policy that favors the Fortune 5000- and moreso the Fortune 500, that it’s good for Capitalism. I’m not so sure that’s true. Capitalism is strongest […]

It’s time for take 2 of the Affordable Care Act

It’s time for take 2 of the Affordable Care Act Insurance Companies have generally made a mockery of the ACA, which they helped write, with skyrocketing costs and dubious, confusing packages, sold by insurance vendors with no clue how to advise people on how to select the best plan for them. If you haven’t seen […]

The Brevity of Laws Law

The Brevity of laws law 11,000 pages of the Affordable care act?  Really? Here’s my proposal for increasingly complex, overly lawyered laws. Each law must be less than 10 pages, 12 point font, 1.5 line spacing, in, say, arial font. The proposed law must be read and understood by a random selection of college sophomores. […]

Protections and Standards for “News”

This won’t and can’t be perfect, though it should allow for an expansion of what is/should be afforded the title ‘press’ and ‘news.’  What I am rather confident in right now is that what we have now in this country is definitely not creating an informed, educated electorate and populace- It’s about entertainment and pandering. […]