Surviving Clean Out Your Inbox Week

National Clean Out Your Inbox Week is always observed the last full work-week of January. It’s a time for all of us to handle the clutter in our email account that puts a drain on our mental capacity and causes serious IT issues for our computers. (Ask your computer...

Who’s Afraid of Big Goals for the New Year?

As you greet a new year, it’s a natural time to set goals for what you will achieve in the upcoming 12 months and to reflect on your accomplishments of the past. How did you do last year?  The bottom line doesn’t lie.  In fact, bank statements are so honest that some...

Full Slate, Varied Projects

"Make hay while the sun shines," my grandmother would always say. Thanks to our clients, Be Media Savvy has been busy making hay in a variety of projects.  In case you haven't noticed, or were unaware, here are a few of the traditional and new media productions we've...

When Stuff Is Killing Your Progress

We were awakened before the dawn by a familiar cry.  “Granna!” Our four-year-old granddaughter, who had spent the night at our house, was up and looking for company. “Come in,” my wife said. No movement on the doorknob.  Just continued wailing outside our bedroom...
Billion-Dollar Advice

Billion-Dollar Advice

“It’s better to hang out with people better than you,” says Warren Buffett.  “Pick out associates whose behavior is better than yours, and you’ll drift in that direction.” I had the pleasure of eavesdropping on Warren Buffett talk with three generations of the Haslam...

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Facebook Changes

Facebook Changes

Facebook Changes Rules for Business Pages' Content “The research shows that when we use social media to connect with people we care about, it can be good for our well-being. We can feel more connected and less lonely, and that correlates with long term measures of...

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When Dream Jobs Become Nightmares

When Dream Jobs Become Nightmares

"I'm going to cry," was all she could manage to say for about 10 seconds while she fanned her face with both hands. My friend was at a crossroads of hanging onto a soul-sucking job and leaping into an entrepreneurial adventure.  Her greatest fear was that the new...

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SportsCenter Top 10

SportsCenter Top 10

ESPN SportsCenter Top 10 It's always fun directing NCAA basketball, especially when I can work with a great production company like PackMan HD Productions. One play from our January 17 game between #3 ranked Lincoln Memorial University @LMURailsplitter and...

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