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Jerry Coon In sports, there is a marketing problem when the same people or teams win all or most of the time. How do you market the sport or the league when it’s a foregone conclusion that unless something unique happens, we all know who is going to win? A few years ago, the world of golf was beginning to have a marketing problem with Tiger Woods. It seemed like he won [...]
Jerry Coon All of us encounter “phishing” expeditions in today’s seemingly anything goes communication environment. We receive emails from purported loan financing companies saying our latest payment bounced and demanding that we verify our bank information or our loan will be immediately called. They are phishing for our personal banking information and urgently [...]
Jerry Coon I opened one of my favorite sections of Sunday’s Grand Rapids Press, the Sports, and found an interesting article detailing the fact that three people were being posthumously inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame. What is interesting is that for only the second time in the last 42 years, no currently eligible players who are alive were selected for [...]
Jerry Coon I finally got to visit New York City. Deb has been there a couple of times but I just haven’t had the opportunity to get there. Even though it was approximately 100 degrees daily, we saw sights that can be seen only in New York. It was definitely worth the wait. We toured Liberty Island, the home of the Statue of Liberty. I wondered if it would be as [...]
Jerry Coon The fish in Michigan are tougher to catch than the fish in Canada. That’s my personal observation of fishing in Canada for 40 plus years and fishing in Michigan for 50 plus years. There are some exceptions of course. When the walleyes are biting on Saginaw Bay, the Detroit River, or Lake Erie, the catch would match the best that Canada has to offer. I have [...]