Posts Tagged ‘Seth Godin’

2 / 23 / 2012

A Weird Talk With My Kids, thanks to Seth Godin


Covalent Marketing will be handing out copies of Seth Godin’s book “We Are All Weird” at the Aprimo Marketing Summit February 27th – March 1st. To prepare myself for AMS12, I am listening to the book …  again. As I drove my kids to school this morning, I decide to begin my day with Seth. Due to the fact the kids are along for the ride, they began their day with Seth too. read more »

1 / 26 / 2012

Covalent Sponsors Aprimo Marketing Summit 2012


I am excited to say Covalent Marketing is in our fourth year sponsoring the Aprimo Marketing Summit (AMS). I am equally excited to connect with marketing thought leaders and colleagues at the Aria Resort in Las Vegas, Nevada. It’s interesting to have a marketing conference in Las Vegas, since we always have to place bets on the success of our marketing efforts, and different people have different tolerances for when to go all in.  However, AMS12 won’t make you gamble with your time – the speakers are well worth it. read more »

1 / 12 / 2012

New Year, New Resolution


Like many people, when the clock struck midnight on the first day of 2012, I made some internal resolutions to stick by to better myself in the coming year.

Like every other year, I resolved to eat healthier, hit the gym more often, and floss more. But I also resolved to improve on myself professionally.  I was extremely inspired by a blog post by Seth Godin that I read back in October of 2011 entitled “First, make rice”. read more »

4 / 18 / 2011

The *Shipping* News 4: Thoughts on Seth Godin’s Poke the Box – The Privilege of a Strong Foundation


The privilege of a strong foundation is that it allows you to fail.

I left that space there intentionally. Because I want us (and most especially me) to stop and reflect on it. We spend a lot of time talking about getting to success. But experience is most often what you get when you didn’t get what you wanted (money, wealth, fame, a great marketing campaign, social media praise, achieving your ROI target). Experience is what you learned. More often than not, we learn more from our failures because we endlessly deconstruct them. But I’ll let Liz tell you the rest. read more »