genKC is the young professionals outreach arm of the Greater Kansas City Chamber of Commerce. It’s a newer organization (founded just 5 years ago or so) as part of the Chamber and Area Development Council’s joint efforts to attract and keep young, talented professionals in Kansas City. Their Steering Committee is made up of many… Continue reading Spotlight on: genKC
The Kansas City Direct Marketing Association (better known as the KCDMA for obvious reasons — it’s a mouthful!) is one of Kansas City’s oldest marketing associations. Based in a start in direct mail, it’s real focus is any direct marketing, meaning one-to-one, measurable marketing. Today, they feature educational and networking opportunities for marketers in direct… Continue reading Spotlight on: the Kansas City Direct Marketing Association (KCDMA)
Surely you all know the question, “If you could have lunch with anyone, who would it be?” I finally found my answer. I’ve never really had an answer to that question before. But while reading The Facebook Effect, I’ve decided it would definitely be Sheryl Sandberg.
I just finished reading David Kirkpatrick’s insider’s tale of the birth and adolescence, The Facebook Effect. Wow. If anyone can either make you feel like a slacker or totally inspire you, it’s Mark Zuckerberg and his crew. This was a well-written, engaging, inspiring, educative book.
After a highly productive meeting with the United Way social media task force last week, buddies of mine were pondering the best spot for breakfast in midtown… on a Thursday.
A challenge I’m up to!
A friend sent me a note last week with a request and I thought others may wonder the same: “I have a question that I was hoping you would be able to help me with. I have a wooden dresser that I need to donate. Do you have any suggestions as to a specific charity that might be interested in taking it?”
Summer sunsets on the Plaza never get old. Here are some of my fave from Summer 2010.