Tag Archives: fun

Making the “ask” across cultures

I’ve heard about “making the ask” in marketing circles. In every marketing campaign, there comes a point when people are requested to buy a product, subscribe, act, etc. – and it’s called “making the ask.” That got me thinking about … Continue reading

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Do you name your cars?

  Until I got married, I didn’t name the automobiles I drove. They usually were referred to by the type of car they were: “Chevy,” “Jeep,” “Ford,” etc. My husband, however, usually names his cars. There was “Lisa,” then “Adiza.” … Continue reading

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An ode to chocolate cake

In honor of the chocolate cake I helped recently consume, I thought I’d share with you a small poem I wrote when I was the venerable age of 10 (or thereabouts)… (P.S. One surefire way to inspire creativity in the … Continue reading

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