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Bruce Kasanoff
Works at Kasanoff Ghostwriting
Lives in Westport, CT
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The secret of life, no kidding. Pass the word.
Since most LinkedIn readers are over the age of seven, here's a quick reminder of how a seesaw works. You sit on one end, and another person sits at the other. You use your feet to push your side up in the air, which makes the other person's side go down. Then the other person does the same, and your side goes down. You keep taking turns until one of you gets bored, falls off, or has to go home and take a nap.Every healthy civilization, organizat...
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I get my best business ideas from 7-year-olds, no kidding.
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This image inspired me to write the article. I just love it.
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A group of wasted college kids can wreak havoc stumbling around town, but if you place them in a padded box, they will be relatively safe.
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Perfect ski town caught in the middle of the business nightmares you go on vacation to forget.
in Utah, Park City Mountain Resort (PCMR) owns the bottom, but not the top, of its ski mountain. They have been leasing the top from Talisker, the company that owns a nearby resort, The Canyons. After claiming that PCMR missed a deadline (by a few days) in 2011 to renew [...]
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Drove me crazy until I found this.
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You want to do something special in life? Bring out the talent in other people.
The best talent is bringing out talent in others, but what if it is very hard to SEE the talent in someone?
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Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. had a great comment about how seeing the light and helping bring out the talent in others will help bring out the best in us all.

“Whatever affects one directly, affects all indirectly. I can never be what I ought to be until you are what you ought to be. This is the interrelated structure of reality.”
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A Simple Little Trick to Achieve Immense Social Media Success... my latest piece on Forbes. http://goo.gl/xIkflE
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Sage advice Bruce. Best business advice I ever got was to niche my business to small audience and develop authority on the subject. With the Internet being a gigantic filter and a little SEO can go a long way in finding the right traction.
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Leadership, in the fewest words possible.
People have written gazillions of words about leadership; that is not my intention. No, my goal today is to provide you with the shortest, simplest path to becoming an effective leader. Once you get past all the bluster about leaders having vision, voice, guts, charisma and numerous other superficial characteristics, leadership [...]
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My latest Forbes article, which profiles BlueGrace Logistics... How to Grow to $100 Million without Debt or Investors 
Bobby Harris, founder and CEO of BlueGrace Logistics, says his firm is "a technology company in the freight business.” They enable small and medium-sized firms to save time and money by consolidating all their shipping requirements into one resource. Started in 2009, BlueGrace grew to about $105 million in sales last year [...]
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Keep it simple, keep it profitable.
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Ghostwriter, speaker
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Ghostwriting, social media, positioning
Employment
  • Kasanoff Ghostwriting
    Ghostwriter, 2000 - present
    Write articles, opinion pieces, speeches and pitches for leading professionals.
  • Peppers and Rogers Group
    Partner, 1996 - 1999
    Popularized 1to1 marketing and using technology to deliver personalized services.
  • Ogilvy & Mather
    Partner, 1995 - 1996
    Interactive strategist for IBM.
  • Sunday Comics Store
    Founder, 1990 - 1994
    Acquired merchandising rights to 29 comic strips.
  • The Danbury Mint
    Product Manager, 1986 - 1989
    Built sales of new product line from zero to $20 million in three years.
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ghostwriter for hire
Introduction
I'm a ghostwriter for social innovators, entrepreneurs, and leading executives. My latest book is How to Self-Promote without Being a Jerk, which is partially about self-promotion and mostly about why helping others is the key to business (and personal) success. 

Learn more at Kasanoff.com.
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