Women In Tech: The Best Talk I’ve Ever Listened To

Women In Tech: The Best Talk I’ve Ever Listened To

Back in January, I had the opportunity to host a panel at Podcamp 2017 with an incredible group of people that I admire greatly and I wanted to take the time to talk a little bit about that experience. This isn’t so much a review of that talk but rather how and why we put that panel together and the key takeaways from that session.

I was not supposed to host a panel on Women in Technology at Podcamp 2017. I wasn’t supposed to speak at all as one of the main organizers. But we had a speaker and a host drop out pretty late and so I was really excited to get to join the panel (and also to add my own talk later in the day.)

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Understanding Marketing ROI

Understanding Marketing ROI

There’s an anecdote in Luke Sullivan’s “Hey Whipple, Squeeze This” about Evian creating a massively popular viral video featuring babies on rollerskates, only to have their profits decrease substantially. As far as marketing efforts go, generating 80 million views on YouTube might seem like a slam dunk. How did a misstep seem to be such[…]

Loyalty Departments Are Garbage

Loyalty Departments Are Garbage

Recently I was delivering a couple of master classes at the Starting Point Entrepreneurship Conference at Saint Mary’s University. I taught two classes, one on meetings and one on team development and at one point during my second class, one of the participants piped up and said, “you really hate businesses, don’t you?”

I mean…hate is a strong word.

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