News with "New Mexico " as a topic

Does anyone remember the State of New Mexico Alien's "Best Place in the Universe" advertising campaign? It started in 2007. It was the right campaign at the right time, although not everyone agreed. You can still see the videos on youtube.

Secretary of Tourism, Mike Cerletti came to Las Cruces to speak to the Advertising Federation group about the campaign. I discovered then why he was loved and respected. He was smart, opinionated, articulate, ...


 

"I'm thankful to all those who said NO to me. It's because of them I did it myself". Albert Einstein said that, and likely you understand this quote like I do. Life can be rewarding, but like most things you get out what you put in. The legislative session has started. Our legislators must hear lots of NOs all day long during the session. Each legislator struggles individually and eventually they must come together and ...


What do Pros Ranch market and going back to the moon have in common? Hint #1: it's about looking around to see what isn't happening. We are not going to Juarez or the moon. Right now, both are out of reach. Hint #2: it is about opportunity. Hint #3: it's about us.

Why do I care about another grocery store coming to town? And why is the media and everyone talking about the "Experience" ...


Speaking in public is a double sided relationship. One side of the relationship is the writer alone preparing to meet and talk with the audience. The other side of the relationship is the writer talking to and with the audience. Preparing for a talk is kind of like preparing for a wedding. In practice, one does not see the other until the ceremony.

I am fortunate enough to be asked to speak in public, though I ...


Where are we supposed to meet? Here or down at the outfitters? Beats me was the answer...again. I was with a group of speakers at a conference, and we were headed to the speaker's dinner at the Sami camp. The Sami are the native people who live above the arctic circle in Lapland. They are reindeer herders. Their art is spare, similar to Zuni imagery, their songs resemble cowboy yodeling. Once again, the out of ...