Thank You For Laying Me Off – How Social Media Changed My Life

On March 31, 2010, in Goal Setting, Inspiration, Personal Branding, Social Media Marketing, by Mike D. Merrill (@mikedmerrill)

It was February 9th, 2009. I arrived to work early that Monday morning to plan my week and get a jump on what was already a challenging sales quarter. Then around 8:15am an email came across my inbox from the CEO announcing an 8% layoff. Surely, the folks who were going to be let go […]


Goal Setting – What Story Do You Want To Tell?

On December 21, 2009, in Goal Setting, by Mike D. Merrill (@mikedmerrill)

This time of year many of us are looking back at 2009 and are reflecting on how we did against our goals we defined in late 2008 or early 2009. I am personally full of hope for 2010 and I heard this question Sunday morning in church that reminded me about why we set goals to […]