8 Lessons for Entrepreneurs

Happy Anniversary to me. Yep, eight years ago this week (May 1, 2010) I re-entered the world of entrepreneurship by starting Converse Digital with a mere two weeks notice, no money in the bank, no investors, no credit line, a wife, four kids, a big … [Read more...]

Is Your Brand Activation Creating Word of Mouth?

Companies spend millions on brand activations and Netflix's recent CES activation was no different. The super weird booth from fake company Psychasec promoting their "sleeve" product, a spare body you can transfer your consciousness into seems to be … [Read more...]

How to Google Proof Your Website

We all want the Google Juice. We’ve been told it’s the silver bullet to inbound marketing success. But we’re wrong. The only way to truly Google Proof your website, and your online marketing efforts, is Propinquity. Today we’ll talk about why … [Read more...]

Stop Shopping Cart Abandonment and Spread The Holiday Spirit

According to a 2017 Baymard Institute, an e-commerce consultancy, based in Copenhagen, report "more than 69% of online shopping carts that contain at least one item are later abandoned". The report analyzed 37 different studies to arrive at the 69% … [Read more...]

Stop Calling Amazon Prime A Loyalty Program – It’s Not!

Last week Skift posted an article, Business of Loyalty: What the Travel Industry Could Learn From Amazon Prime, suggesting travel brands could learn a lot from Amazon’s famous Prime Service. Nothing could be further from the truth… here’s … [Read more...]