Sunday, June 26, 2016

Candidate Endorsements

I'm the registered agent for Save the Caucus click

We will be posting endorsements this afternoon (Sunday) at 3 p.m.

John S Wren
Save the Caucus

Tuesday, June 21, 2016

The Mike Wallace Interview: Erich Fromm (1958-05-25)

Friday, June 10, 2016

Bring your local business online #1: Introduction and hot topics

Startup Show: Hyper-local hold-up-your-hand marketing.

Live streams here at noon MDT today, Friday, June 10 or watch recording of the show anytime after that by recording. Today I'll talk about groups, neighborhoods, and how you can do well by doing good whether you are in a dorm or apartment, a duplex or single family residence.

To be on the show next week call me at (303)861-1447 Monday or Tuesday, and join us this afternoon here in Denver to continue the discussion at Panera LoDo, 16th & Market, more info at along with info about our other low cost/no-cost meetings you might find helpful.

Small Business Chamber of Commerce Startup Method: the practices of Recover, Imagine, Think, Learn, to Start, Grow and Flourish. For help see or call (303)861-1447

Wednesday, June 08, 2016

New! Wednesday Donut Club

Join us! 

Each Wednesday, 10 a.m.
Donut Club! East parking lot,
1881 Buchtel Blvd. Denver 80210

For more information, or to bring the donuts one week, 
call John Wren, (303)861-1447. 

Friday, June 03, 2016

Startup Show, Noon Today (6/3) or by recording:

Startup Show, sponsored by Small Business Chamber of Commerce, Inc. Here each Friday, Noon MDT, we talk about startup. To be on the show next week call John Wren on Monday or Tuesday at (303)861-1447 or RSVP for next week's show on where you'll also find information about the IDEA Cafe Startup Workshop and joining a peer advisory group. PLEASE CARE ENOUGH TO SHARE THIS WITH A FRIEND. THANKS!

THANKS Villager Newspaper.
Recovering the American Dream.
Denver Speakers Corner
IDEA Cafe Startup Workshop
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Sunday, May 29, 2016

1920 Brain Storm vs 2016 Brainstorming

The term "brain storm" appeared in medical writing of the 1920's, but by they 1950's the term for the outburst from a crazy person had taken on a new meaning. See this article (click) for the details about how the shift in meaning took place

Here is an analysis of the usage of "brain storm" and related terms since 1900, including one of the realms where it is now used perhaps most often, startup and entrepreneurship.