Blog Posts

Preventing Plagiarism

September 28, 2015 by Randall Craig

Are you an information thief? Have you ever plagiarized, pilfered, or “borrowed” someone else’s knowledge or reputation? And has someone ever done this to you? read more

R.I.P., Email

September 22, 2015 by Randall Craig

Picture this scene from a few decades ago: you’re working in your office, and your assistant bursts in, with an important announcement: You’ve received… a FAX! The correspondence was critically important – and you were too.
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The Power of Crowdsourcing

September 15, 2015 by Randall Craig

How often have you run into a creative roadblock? Or you were stumped with a problem that you couldn’t figure out? When this happens, we are usually operating under a conventional wisdom that artificially closes the door to possibility. read more

How Much Is Too Much Social Media?

September 8, 2015 by Randall Craig

Too little Social Media is like spitting into the wind: no traction and no impact. It also leads to discouragement: if the efforts are not making a difference, then why bother at all? On the other hand, too much Social Media is an obvious waste of time and resources read more

[Checklist] Creating a Viral Video

September 1, 2015 by Randall Craig

You’ve created your own YouTube masterpiece, and after three weeks, it has 137 views. While the number is gratifying, if you’re like many first-time content producers, you are probably wondering how to improve the viewership… beyond 10,000. Or a million. Or ten million. read more