Author: andiamo2

Santa, Brand Ambassador Nothing stands out in a crowd quite so much as a guy in a red suit.  This Santa guy was way ahead of his time in the branding game. Speaking directly to his target audience, the man in red is distinctive in appearance, instantly...

  It's been 20 years since I took the leap. TWENTY. YEARS. I was, I now recognize, so very young. So very young to have taken the leap into the big wide world of self-employment, eschewing the safe route of a corporate job. But even then, at...

Last year this time, I attended the 2017 Women's March in Madison Wisconsin.  I was filled with awe and patriotic spirit as I witnessed the enormous crowds of people who turned out to peacefully protest. A sea of people - many of whom were wearing...

I ran into Oprah one day walking down Michigan Avenue in Chicago about 20 years ago, and narrowly missed a chance to high five with her - I will always regret that. Oprah Winfrey has always been a inspiration to me for her strength, intelligence,...

The word Andiamo means "we go" in Italian - or colloquially "Let's go." My recent marriage and subsequent name change turns out to be a nice parallel. I am thrilled to announce to any who will listen that on December 2 2017, on an unseasonably...