Category: Culture

WHY A GROWTH MINDSET IS CRITICAL TO WIN NEW BUSINESS

Over the years I have always found if you are dedicated, focused and have clarity on winning business and growing, in areas like: improving motivation, innovation, or productivity, your mindset  must always be certain, reachable and obtainable.  I have also found that before you chase your dreams and goals, it’s critical …

Continue Reading

HOW TO BUILD TRUST & INFLUENCE WITH YOUR CLIENTS

One thing I have learned over the past 25 years in marketing, advertising and communications is, nothing erodes personal credibility faster than a lack of trust. If you want people to show up daily, and do amazing work, you need to create a culture fueled by trust. As a leader, you …

Continue Reading

BIG VS. SMALL?

  Having worked for Multinational Advertising Agencies in Manhattan, San Francisco, Sydney, Australia, Wellington, NZ, Taipei, Taiwan, etc. as well as small independent agencies –  I have experienced the Pro’s and Con’s in both big and small agency  environments. When I began my career in advertising, I viewed working at Multinational Ad …

Continue Reading

How To Deliver a Madison Avenue Style Presentation (Part 1)

Just as advertising and marketing have grown to be of massive importance and critical in selling and making a profit. It is also about  building engaging relationships. I believe that delivering a great presentation full of ideas, insights to the right audience, with clear objectives  – agreed and set in …

Continue Reading

The Battle of Titans: Amazon, Google, Facebook and Apple

  Having first moved to San Francisco in 1999, I can vividly recall the early days of Internet Marketing and Advertising. From the days of Amazon specializing in books, Google competing in the search engine space, Apple was a computer company and Facebook was kicking off at Harvard University. Those …

Continue Reading

US President Donald Trump’s Inauguration summary + FULL speech transcript

  It’s official now, Barack Obama is out and Donald J Trump is our new POTUS. Before I share the FULL Speech and Transcript below, I would just like to highlight why this speech was so impressive, rousing and poignant to me. In fact, I would say I feel more …

Continue Reading

‘NOT MY PRESIDENT’ – IS NOT ONE OF MY CORE VALUES

By Geoff De Weaver, CEO + Founder of Geoff De Weaver Inc. www.geoffdeweaver.com, Touchpoint Entertainment Inc. www.touchpoint.best , or connect with me on Twitter: https://twitter.com/geoff_deweaver   I truly believe ‘core values’ are critical for every Board, CEO or POTUS to have. In fact, I recently wrote an article entitled: “10 Core values …

Continue Reading

The Washington & Political Establishment has officially been DISRUPTED!

By Geoff De Weaver, CEO + Founder of Geoff De Weaver Inc. www.geoffdeweaver.com, Touchpoint Entertainment Inc. www.touchpoint.best , or connect with me on Twitter: https://twitter.com/geoff_deweaver   Yes, I usually write about: Leadership, Purpose, Success, Facebook, Uber, Airbnb Inc., Internet Marketing, Analytics, Global Marketing, Digital Marketing BUT, following the results of yesterday’s major …

Continue Reading

Analyze the Past to Prepare for Success in the Future

By Geoff De Weaver, CEO + Founder of Geoff De Weaver Inc. www.geoffdeweaver.com, Touchpoint Entertainment Inc., or connect with me on Twitter: https://twitter.com/geoff_deweaver   I firmly believe that the most successful people today are people that studying the past, review history, fail, get back up and improve a few degrees everyday. In …

Continue Reading