Preface: I’ve been living and working in the Boston region for 30 years now. A native upstate New Yorker, I’ve now spent far more time in Boston than in the […]
While doing some research on Quora recently, I noticed a question from someone wondering about a tech startup looking to hire someone to do “analyst relations.” Since the firm was […]
Bit of a personal story: the younger son is a pickier eater than his elder sib. The Tall One will eat anything and is infamous for things like, at age […]
I first met Dennis Keohane when he was writing for VentureFizz. A veritable one-man show, he was turning out great feature local tech and startup feature stories for our friend, […]
As someone who not only runs events, but speaks at events regularly, let me share some of the secrets of garnering speaking engagements.
Picture this — a great conversation with a new client. Wonderful meeting of the minds. They think you’re so “innovative” and “creative.” Cough. Not really. You’re faking it.
Naked Christmas (Story told to the best of my recollection in honor of Eric Lundquist.) It was 1996 and I was pregnant. Too pregnant to fly to the annual company […]
Over Labor Day Weekend I received the exciting news that I now possess (temporary) NASA social media credentials and will be going to the Kennedy Space Center in Florida later […]
This morning I was part of a panel on using Twitter for business. I always love being a part of these panels because I get to hear people’s problems, concerns […]
Kickstarter did a great post on the Potato Salad project, examining how a rather unambitious project goes viral and rakes in more than $55,000. (And if you don’t know what […]