July 14, 2015

Is Engaging Media on Twitter Worth Your Time?

We were discussing at lunch the other day about on Twitter with real people.  Alison and I were reminiscing about a spontaneous coffee event that occurred […]
July 7, 2015

The Growth Mindset on the Job

Last week, HMATime introduced the concept of the “fixed mindset,” based on my recent HMA Book Club selection, “Mindset: The New Psychology of Success.” If you […]
July 6, 2015

#MediaMonday – Kris Pickel

There’s a new face at CBS 5.  Kris Pickel has joined Sean McLaughlin on the station’s evening newscasts, replacing Catherine Anaya, who left the station after […]
July 2, 2015

Beyond the Flames

I am honored and fortunate to be around heroes on a somewhat regular basis, both professionally and personally, whether it’s a business event, family gathering or […]
July 1, 2015

Is Voice Mail a Thing of the Past?

The news broke a few weeks ago that  JP Morgan Chase was jumping on the no-more-voice-mail bandwagon, joining the likes of Coca-Cola and others who are […]
June 30, 2015

Lakers Social Media Fail

Nothing brings me quite as much joy as the Los Angeles Lakers doing or saying something stupid. Now, I have nothing against the late, great Dr. […]
June 29, 2015

#MediaMonday – Terry Leonard, editor, Stars and Stripes

With Independence Day on Saturday and Luke Air Force Base being such an important part of the Valley’s fabric, we thought it would be appropriate to […]
June 26, 2015

A Family Heritage of Writers

Recently, I shared with my dad an article I wrote on the Manager of the Year Award for Subway Restaurants of Arizona (an HMA client) that […]
June 25, 2015

The Park is Open: How to bring in a new audience while retaining original fans

Growing up as a kid in the 90s, there were some iconic movies that had every kid hooked. Movies that made you feel like the characters […]
June 24, 2015

#BookClub – The Fixed Mindset on the Job

I have to be the one to do it. I have to do it perfectly. I have to do it fast. I have to make it […]