Month: June 2019

Granular, Drill Down, 40,000-Foot View and Hacking, Or Words I Am Sick of Hearing

I may get rode off of LinkedIn on a rail for saying this, but I despise the phrase “forty-thousand-foot view.”  I bristle when someone asks me to “drill down” or to get more “granular.” But the word that is truly nails on a chalkboard for me is “hacking.”   Not blackhats and whitehats all getting…
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Have You Thanked Your Editor Today?

I was talking to a friend in the biz just a few minutes ago about some of the experiences he had working as an editor at a very renowned financial website that you would definitely know the name of. Anyway, he was telling me that he’d just had a really interesting conversation with an aspiring…
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