• Executive Rewind: Big Problems Ahead for Google
    Tuesday May 26, 2020

    According to a recent Wall Street Journal article: Both the Justice Department and a group of state attorneys general are likely to file antitrust lawsuits against Alphabet Inc.’s Google—and are well into planning for litigation, according to people familiar with the matter. The Justice Department is moving toward bringing a case as soon as this […]

  • Attention Bloggers!
    Thursday September 24, 2009

    CNBC’s Dennis Kneale celebrates how the tables were turned on a mean-spirited blogger: Target of the defamatory blogging, Lizkula Cohen (pictured below) was quoted in court papers: “I was shocked and embarrassed” to see photo captions and commentary “that were used to describe me as a promiscuous woman who is filthy, disgusting, foul and a […]

  • When You’re Asked About Your Competition
    Tuesday August 11, 2009

    By Eric Seidel, CEOThe Media Trainers® When your name is both a subject and a verb, you just might find others trying to bring you down to size. So it goes for Google. The seemingly ubiquitous search engine does have competitors still trying to emerge from Google’s dust. Yahoo and Microsoft’s Bing want a much […]

  • “I Think” is a Verbal Crutch
    Monday June 8, 2009

    Google CEO Eric Schmidt By Eric Seidel, CEO The Media Trainers® Do you really mean it when you say “I think”? Ever kept track of all the times you say it? How many times you begin a sentence with it? Even inject that little phrase in the middle of statements? I know I do it […]