Active Killer Options

November 2, 2019

Active Killer Response Options for Armed Citizens by Greg Ellifritz I’ve been thinking a lot lately about active killer events. I’m convinced that it is getting incrementally more and more dangerous to intervene in such an attack. A study came out last week stating that 8% of Americans have a CCW permit/license. Unlicensed concealed carry is also completely legal in 16 states. Those residents can carry without getting a permit….


Dem. N.C. Governor Vetoes Bill Requiring Local, State Cops to Cooperate with ICE

August 26, 2019

North Carolina's Democratic governor, Roy Cooper, vetoed a bill Wednesday that would have required local and state police to cooperate with federal immigration authorities.Under the legislation, which passed the state House along party lines on Tuesday, local and state police would be required to detain illegal immigrants in their custody until Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) agents could retrieve them.“This legislation is simply about scoring partisan political points and using…


How Disney made America’s most famous haunted house

August 11, 2019

The Haunted Mansion’s facade is a pristine New Orleans-style manor house. | MediaNews Group via Getty Images Cutting-edge technology and Victorian-era magic tricks created one of Disneyland’s most popular attractions The Haunted Mansion was never supposed to be a ride. The iconic Disneyland attraction, which turns 50 today, was first conceived as a walkthrough tour—somewhere between a carnival’s house of horror and a visit to San Jose’s spectacular Winchester Mystery…


Case Study: How a Media Company Grew 400% and Used SEO to Get Acquired

August 9, 2019

Posted by Gaetano-DiNardi-NYC Disclaimer: I’m currently the Director of Demand Generation at Nextiva, and writing this case study post-mortem as the former VP of Marketing at Sales Hacker (Jan. 2017 – Sept. 2018). Every B2B company is investing in content marketing right now. Why? Because they all want the same thing: Search traffic that leads to website conversions, which leads to money. But here’s the challenge: Companies are struggling to get…


Coffee King’s death spotlights problems of doing biz in India

August 7, 2019

At first, disbelief and a sense of creeping dread. Then as the hours and the night passed, a sinking feeling. And ultimately, as the dreadful news emerged in the morning, shock and distress.If corporate India and everyman alike felt the tragic death of VG Siddhartha last week more viscerally than as just another name in the news, it was partly because nearly everyone could identify with the inner tumult of…