Friday is the worst day for this.

July 23rd, 2009

The best day to send an email is Wednesday, at least as far as “open” rates go. Today is not Wednesday. It’s Friday, probably the worst day for getting people to open emails. Oh, well. I’m too excited to wait for a Wednesday. I’ve seen this toy, I mean tool,  used in other people’s presentations recently, and I just spent an hour playing,  I mean working,  with it myself. It’s a free online program called Wordle. Have fun and Wordle responsibly.

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Kindergarden Consumers

July 7th, 2009

I was in Colorado for the 4th of July and was hunting for a Starbucks to get my signature drink:  iced, venti, unsweetened, no added water, black iced tea. Bailey, my 5-year-old granddaughter was my naviguesser. My son gave me directions to the shopping center, but I had no idea where, exactly the Starbucks was. Bailey had never been to the center, but as I am scanning the long line of stores, she hollers, “I see it, Grandma! Way over there.” My friends accuse me of having radar when it comes to spotting a Starbucks logo, but I had to….

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Terri Langhans

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