How Wise Are You with Social Media?

The Holiday season is almost here and it makes you think about family, friends and for me, humanity. Technology is a wonderful thing, my fear is that sometimes technology develops faster than humans can learn to adapt their….well, their souls. I know that sounds a bit weird, but I want to challenge us all to…

Show 365 – Understanding Michael Porter

Show 365 of The Engaging Brand business and marketing podcast is here just for you talking about social media and marketing. Joan Magretta, Senior Institute Associate at the Institute for Strategy and Competitiveness joins Anna Farmery to talk about her work with Professor Michael Porter which began in the early 1990s when she was the strategy editor at the Harvard Business Review. She…

How To Maintain Productivity On The Holiday Season

During the holidays, there are unique challenges to productivity. It can be difficult to stay on task and accomplish your objectives. Not only does everyone seem to have a hard time focusing, but you also have an increase in obligations. From holiday entertaining with family and friends, to finding time to squeeze in gift shopping,…

5 Insights into Business Strategy by Michael Porter

I have just finished reading Understanding Michael Porter – watch out for an interview with Joan Magretta on The Engaging Brand podcast. Porter is someone that felt academic and yet I wanted to understand it…this book is a great little insight into how simple in a way Porter is!  As we come to the end…

Show 364 – Saving Capitalism From Short-Termism

Show 364 of The Engaging Brand business and marketing podcast is here just for you talking about social media and marketing. As an author and educator, Al Rappaport is a pioneer in developing the principles of values-based management and is an acknowledged authority on how to make long-term shareholder value the essential driver of corporate strategy. He joins Anna Farmery to talk…