Text Without Context is Forgettable: What Bogart and Gable Teach Us About the One Liner

As I was watching The Maltese Falcon for the umpteenth time Sunday, I anxiously awaited the “showdown” scene between Sam Spade (Humphrey Bogart) and Brigid O’Shaughnessy (Mary Astor). After a rough and rocky relationship (both business AND personal), Spade let’s her know that he’s turning her in for murder, even though he loves her. Spade’s[…]

Go Visual With Haiku Deck!

A few weeks ago I was teaching a tablet mobility course in Pensacola, Florida and an agent approached me and asked, “Do you use Haiku Deck?” “No, never heard of it,” I replied.  Well…. I have now. As you know, for several years I have been on the soapbox preaching the gospel of fewer words[…]