Whether out of a fear of upsetting powerful players in the industry or just being too quick to take bad advice, we've taken more than a few wrong turns over the past ten or so years. That's why I'm so excited about some of the work I, as well as others, will be involved in over the coming months.
I've experienced those fifteen minutes a few times, but it comes less often these days. So, I was surprised to get a call last week from a reporter for The Washington Post. It seems he had received a number of emails containing a blog post I had written for stateofnewspapers.com the day before.