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We Bought a Company!

By Steve Pockross / April 24, 2019 / Comments Off on We Bought a Company!

Now every Tom, Dick, and Mary can get video with their words. Before I plunge you into a rollicking true tale involving humans, robots, scallops, and bacon, here’s a handy table of contents to guide your journey: Pretentious culinary pairings We bought Automagical! The keynote that started it all Autowhatical? Crossing the Proverbial Chasm WTF […]

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What’s Truly Working in Content Marketing in 2019 (Part 1 of 4)

By Steve Pockross / April 18, 2019 / Comments Off on What’s Truly Working in Content Marketing in 2019 (Part 1 of 4)

Top 4 Trends From Verblio’s Front-Row Seats [Part 1 of 4-Part Series] Front-row seats rock. You are in the action, even when you’re not on the court. The ball shoots directly at you out of a cannon, and sometimes giant sweaty men throw you their wristbands. Nothing shows an athlete’s appreciation like the gift of […]

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Everything you want to know about startups, you can learn from flying discs

By Steve Pockross / October 11, 2018 / Comments Off on Everything you want to know about startups, you can learn from flying discs

Last month, my team Chupacabra competed in the U.S. Ultimate Frisbee National Championships outside of Chicago. I hadn’t been there since my first trip in 1992 with my college team Nietzch Factor. Of course, I now play Grandmasters-level Ultimate (a euphemism for old and tight-in-the-hamstrings), but a friend of mine looked it up at USA […]

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Everything You Want to Know About Startups, You Can Learn From Flying Discs

By Steve Pockross / September 6, 2018 / 0 Comments

Last month, my team Chupacabra competed in the U.S. Ultimate Frisbee National Championships outside of Chicago. I hadn’t been there since my first trip in 1992 with my college team Nietzch Factor. Of course, I now play Grandmasters-level Ultimate (a euphemism for old and tight-in-the-hamstrings), but a friend of mine looked it up at USA […]

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Find Me A Psychic: An Inside Look At The Outsourcing Dilemma

By Steve Pockross / February 22, 2018 / 0 Comments

It’s hard to forget the first time your sales team brings in a Spanish psychic network opportunity. In my previous life in crowdsourced call centers, sourcing hundreds of Spanish-speaking call center agents from across the United States was already a significant challenge, but — through the power of the crowd — we had built a […]

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How My First Year At BlogMutt Feels A Lot Like Moving To South America

By Steve Pockross / December 20, 2017 / 0 Comments

I’m thrilled to have just passed my one year mark with this great company. One of my favorite expressions is that ‘time flies when it’s not you.’ We’ve had an amazing, busy, and exciting year, and our time has been filled with hard work and dedication. With the new year approaching, I’ve been reflecting on […]

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