Those of you who know me or have read my blog know that I am a proud member of the Board of Directors for Horizons for Homeless Children. HHC is a boston-based non-profit focused on trying to break the cycle of childhood homelessness. The organization has been around for 25 years, which is [...]
There is perhaps no better place to take in people, observe how they act, what they are focused on, and what matters to them than an airport. Folks like me bustling through security, grabbing a water or coffee and something to read, perhaps a quick bite, and then head to the gate. Familes with [...]
What’s It Like? Boy, do I hear that a lot. “what’s it like working directly with Richard?” “What’s it like every day?” And my favorite — “what’s it like trying to keep up with him?”
Here’s what it’s definitely not: Slow. Boring. Routine. Linear. Predictable.
So let me tell you what it is:
Intellectually Stimulating. [...]
Welcome to the Polar Vortex. The weather has been ridiculously crazy, wreaking havoc on the daily commuters and business travelers alike. I get to be the latter during the week, traveling to NYC from my home in Boston, or heading anywhere around the globe in my still-new-to-me gig.
Last week I did the Boston to [...]
“It is perhaps the ultimate irony that at a time of plummeting trust in government, the political [...]
Whelp, first off, let’s just say how thrilled I am that the Seahawks won. And not just because the Broncos beat my Patriots. Well mostly because of that. But also, there’s that Welker guy who dropped the pass in the Super Bowl a couple of years ago — had he held onto it, the Pats [...]
I was at the Gridley & Company Conference last Tuesday in New York City. Linda Gridley year after year does a great job coordinating about 250 attendees, several dozen panelists, presenters, and partners. The topics all circle around digital marketing, technology, mobile, social media, ad tech, ecommerce, big data, and a host of [...]
Nothing gets you to stop and lift your head up like traveling. You pick up more newspapers and magazines, you sit in more hotel rooms, you flip through the TV channels, you have more client/prospect/partner/recruiting meetings, and you dive into your laptop, tablet, and smartphone. With my new gig,
I'm Glenn Engler, Global Director of Corporate Strategy & Chief of Staff at Edelman. Husband, father, sports junkie.