18 July

Tech Sexism

For an industry that portrays itself as enlightened and progressive it’s amazing how sexist tech companies are. Women comprise 30% of tech industry employees and only 26% of American coders in any industry. They also make 30% less than their male peers. We don’t need a reminder but Seattle’s second largest venture firm fired a […]

9 July

Seattle Greed, Seattle Generosity

Seattle has a love hate relationship with commercial interests. Feelings have reached a fever pitch this year. Every day another superlative is heaped onto Seattle’s hyperbole mountain. Fastest growing: American city Housing prices Homelessness Employment Commercial development Seattle natives are displaced economically, culturally and by traffic jams. The beneficiaries of growth are commercial developers, residential developers, […]

5 July

Conveyor Belt Marketing

  Marketing automation is everywhere. But marketing automation discussions focus on technology such as Marketo, Hubspot or Pardot. But the bigger challenge is developing the content to run those marketing programs. Writing and producing white papers, articles, blogs and myriad derivatives such as videos and infographics require large volumes of high quality content. The goal […]