Month: May 2014

  • Are You Following A Lemming?

    I had lunch with some senior leaders of a large company, one we all know well.  A company that’s run by people with just enough hubris to not realize they’re going to be out of work, one way or another, in the next 12 months (at most). Why?  Not because they’re not smart or talented or charismatic.  The fact that they’re all…

  • Privacy Grave

    Prospect Park, Brooklyn.  Pretty sure privacy died a while back, but still…

  • 150 People Knitting Boobs

    It was 9am on a beautiful Friday morning in Brooklyn, four years ago, the first ever Viacommunity Day, a day of service for all employees of our company.  I was walking up to my wife’s art studio with several bags of bagels.  She was expecting about 50 people that morning. Neither of us expected our CEO to…

  • Ambition

    On the rain’s third day, the ants came with purpose and simple missions. Ants who are always themselves and nothing more.

  • Need To Complain About Millennials? Here’s Where…

    I spoke at the inaugural DLD NYC Conference, today, where Scratch launched the Millennial Complaint Hotline.  Call 1-855-SO-ENTITLED and bitch about Millennials if you want. The fact that no one will ever return your call does not seem to be stopping people from leaving hilarious messages hating on the largest generation in history.