Posted by on June 20, 2016 at 1:55 pm in Uncategorized

True, he never got me a pony.(Alas!)  However, when I consider the countless other things he did, and does, as a father, whether it was introducing me to Anton Chekhov when I was 13–I spent the entire weekend reading his book of plays, not really understanding what I was reading, but knowing, in my gut,..

Posted by on June 4, 2016 at 1:09 pm in Uncategorized

I have to admit that for quite a while, I resisted using Instagram. I was already on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and Google+ for my business, and I wasn’t particularly interested in taking on any further responsibility. But earlier this year, I was asked to give a workshop for artists on social media marketing,  and I knew..

Posted by on June 1, 2016 at 3:26 pm in Uncategorized

Recently, a client of mine, in the midst of creating a very big project, indicated that he was ready to reach out to a very big brand, hoping to get them, eventually, interested in the idea of sponsoring his project. My advice to him, and to you, playing along at home: become a fan of the brand-in-question’s various..

Posted by on May 2, 2016 at 1:17 pm in Uncategorized

My birthday was this past Saturday, April 30th, and my alma mater, Wellesley College, really spoiled me with this glorious gift of an interview. Fun fact: the conversation that led to this piece, lasted for about 3 hours. The writer kept apologizing for how long it was taking, till I finally said, ‘Honey, you don’t know..

Posted by on April 29, 2016 at 11:08 am in Uncategorized

Many years ago, when I myself was a young person, I had a summer internship at the West Side Spirit, a newspaper that is instantly known to anyone who grew up and/or lived on NYC’s Upper West Side. I was about 16 at the time, so I don’t remember much from the internship. Let’s hope..

Posted by on April 22, 2016 at 12:49 pm in Uncategorized

*…or the Tubmans, as I suppose they’ll shortly be called… “It’s nice, I guess, but where’s the money?” I help a lot of people get their mind right about social media. I help them envision social media platforms such as Twitter, Facebook, Google+, just to name a few, as dynamic,  brand-building tools and resources, instead..