A good movie has the power to make us laugh, cry, angry, hungry, or even want to quit our job, unplug, and live in the wilderness for the rest of our natural life. A lot goes into a movie to make us feel so emotionally invested that we’ll want to tell our friends about our […]
Still not convinced that ALL business is “show business”? Indulge me for a moment and think of your business as a movie studio. Are you Columbia, 21st Century Fox, Warner Bros., or Paramount Pictures? Do you have a smaller budget and stick to mostly independent movies? Or are you writing, producing, editing, and directing everything […]
It’s been a horrible summer for the movie business (with the exception of “It”) –and there’s a reason that should be understood by YOU and YOUR business — not just by the Hollywood studios. In this short video, I will reveal what you — and Hollywood — needs to do to get more customers, and […]
I had the privilege of meeting Thomas Murphy, then-Chairman of General Motors, when I had just turned 21 years old. Our encounter provided a lesson that I’ve never forgotten — and is valuable for any professional of any age.