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Business Consulting For The 21st Century Via A Holistic & Intelligent Approach

Archive for July, 2012

Accountability starts at home

Consumed => “Let’s Bring Back Accountability” by Deborah Mills-Scofield on HBR.

Perhaps it’s time to retire the multi-column layout?

Consumed => “Adopting A Responsive WordPress Theme Is More Than Install-And-Go” by Ben Gremillion on Smashing Magazine.

5 simple tips for increasing conversion rates

Consumed => “5 Quick Tips for Writing a Successful Landing Page” by Todd Bailey on Search Engine Guide.

The leadership checklist

Consumed => “Interview: Michael Useem – Character and leadership” by Marty Moss-Coane on WHYY.

Don’t lower the price, change the context

Consumed => “Nasty Gal’s Sophia Amoruso: Fashion’s New Phenom” by Victoria Barret on Forbes.

How to design a logo

Consumed => “How to Design a Logo” by Sagi Haviv on Business Week.

WordPress, post types, taxonomies and the rewrite API

Consumed => “The Rewrite API: Post Types & Taxonomies” by Stephen Harris on n WP TutsPlus.

WordPress permalinks and htaccess customization

Consumed => “The Rewrite API: The Basics” by Stephen Harris on WP TutsPlus.

“Trust Me, I’m Lying”

Consumed => “Interview: Ryan Holiday – Media Manipulator” on The Brian Lehrer Show (

Easy is what easy does

Consumed => “10 useful typography tips to improve your website readability” by Jean-Baptiste Jung on Cats Who Code.

The truth about Quora, Peter Thiel and human nature

Answered => “Peter Thiel: Why do so many Quora users hero-worship Peter Thiel?” on Quora.

Social media marketing and the easy way out

Answered => “Why is social media measurement still so hard?” on Quora.

Back to basics: WordPress and SEO

Consumed => “Dive Deeper: Tips To Optimize Your WordPress Site” by Dustin Nay on SEO (.com).

Just because the cost is hidden doesn’t make it free

Consumed => “In Defense Of Free” by Fred Wilson on A VC.

The difference between simple and simplified

Consumed => “The 10 Golden Rules of Simple, Clean Design” by Addison Duvall on Speckyboy Design Magazine.

Manage WP, a WordPress developer’s dream come true?

FYI => Bumped in to Manage WP this morning. I figured you’d want to know about it as well.

Sales is simple…Minimize doubt. Maximize trust. Target motivation.

Consumed => “Better Product Pages: Turn Visitors Into Customers” by Sabina Idler on Smashing Magazine.

Think outside the blocks

Consumed => “How A Geek Dad And His 3D Printer Aim To Liberate Legos” by Andy Greenberg on Forbes.

The future will never be the past

Consumed => “In Mississippi, Toyota Tests Radical Redesign For Factories And Itself” by Micheline Maynard on Forbes.

Try Git

Consumed => “Give Us 15 Minutes, and We’ll Give You Git” by Scott Gilbertson on Webmonkey.