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How the NFL and NBA are Adopting Blockchain and Crypto

  Wendy Glavin, Founder & CEO, Wendy Glavin Agency With the upcoming Super Bowl, I’ve been thinking about the millions of people who watch sports broadcasts on television and livestreamed events on their smartphones, tablets and laptops. Despite lower ratings during the last decade, 98.2 million people watched the 2019 Super Bowl. Baseball rankings came in…

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How Blockchain Can Rebuild Digital Trust (#2 Trending Article in 2019)

Wendy Glavin, Founder & CEO, Wendy Glavin Agency In 2008, the first blockchain application was bitcoin, a private cryptocurrency or a digital coin which was introduced by Satoshi Nakamoto in a revolutionary whitepaper Bitcoin: A Peer to Peer Electronic Cash System.  No one knows Nakomoto’s identity which has been described as a person, a group of people,…

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Blockchain: How Cryptocurrencies are Changing our Digital Economy

Wendy Glavin, Founder & CEO, Wendy Glavin Agency On July 11, 2019, I participated in BitAngels New York City’s July meeting, hosted at Ideanomics. The morning was an action-packed pitchfest. BitAngels was hosted by blockchain industry leader Michael Terpin.  The event included  Rajesh Anandan, Co-Creator of UNICEF Kid Power and presentations by Benjamin Kaplin, Co-CEO of…

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The Amazing Utility of Blockchain: From Mining Crypto for Charities to Tracking E-Coli

Wendy Glavin, Founder & CEO, Wendy Glavin Agency New technologies are typically met with controversy and confusion. Blockchain has raised concerns about the environmental cost with its high-energy use, lack of regulation and risk, complexities, benefits, shortage of speed, and the “Establishment’s” vested interest in blockchain failing. – Forbes, 2018. Another concern is with initial coin…

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After Decoding My Value, I Moved Out of New York City

  Wendy Glavin, Founder & CEO, Wendy Glavin Agency In March 2020, after my ex-husband bought a second home in Westhampton, my oldest son who lived in NC, decided to visit him in November. Since he only had a four-day weekend, we rented a place in Southampton to spend more time together. Once home in our…

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How to Create or Build a Brand That Lasts

Wendy Glavin, Founder & CEO, Wendy Glavin Agency I always dreamed of becoming an attorney or actress, but things didn’t quite work out that way. After majoring in acting, my professors said I was too dramatic. As for law school, my prosecutor dad felt I was more of an advocate. My parents said I could only…

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Instead of Worrying about the What-Ifs, Focus on Yourself

Wendy Glavin, Founder & CEO, Wendy Glavin Agency Daily, we’re inundated with news about COVID-19, fears about our health and that of others, job and income losses, racial injustice, the economy, our children, and the list goes on. Most of us feel comfortable discussing these issues. But, quietly, under the radar, is our collective mental health.…

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Your Competitive Advantage is You

  Wendy Glavin, Founder & CEO, Wendy Glavin Agency In 2016, I decided to launch a full-service agency. Many of my business colleagues and friends in the marketing communications industry warned of too much competition, the need to focus on a niche because they said, you can’t help everyone.  But competition was and is not my…

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Now’s the Time to Look Back, Instead of Forward to Decode Your Value

  Wendy Glavin, Founder & CEO, Wendy Glavin Agency My marketing communications journey started 30-years ago working for General Electric, small-medium-sized agencies, and for Burson-Marsteller (now Burson Cohn & Wolf). Despite working at GE, surrounded by engineers, technologists, programmers and software developers, I never thought of myself as a tech person. Do You Know How You’re…

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In These Uncertain Times, Make Knowledge Your Certain Power

  Wendy Glavin, Founder & CEO, Wendy Glavin Agency Many of us are hunkered down now, working from home amid the COVID-19 pandemic. After speaking with my dear friend, a doctor at a New York City hospital at the epicenter of the crisis, I’ve stopped watching daily news updates on television, reading articles on social media…

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Non-Fungible Tokens: A Giant Leap into Owning Our Digital Assets

Wendy Glavin, Founder & CEO, Wendy Glavin Agency Throughout the years, I, like most parents, watched their kids grow up playing video games. I remember them playing Super Mario Bros., Madden NFL, Super Smash Bros., Call of Duty and many more, on their Xbox, Nintendo and PlayStation. Most of the which we bought at GameStop or…

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We Use FinTech Everday Without Knowing It

  Wendy Glavin, Founder & CEO, Wendy Glavin Agency Every year, companies like Deloitte, Gartner and IDC, and publications like Forbes, net magazine, Wired, Fast Company and others track and analyze technology trends. Throughout the last several years, cloud computing, data analytics, AR, VR, blockchain, the Internet of Things, AI, ML, digitization, data privacy, cybersecurity and…

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Talking Tech 2019: Year in Review

Wendy Glavin, Founder & CEO, Wendy Glavin Agency When I look back on the year, I’d never anticipate how eye-opening 2019 was. For me, January was about deciphering all the questions about artificial intelligence (AI). Most notably, the fear of robots taking over our jobs and machines becoming super intelligent. Nearly a year later, the debate…

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Lead with Your Story: How These Industry Giants Got their Dream Jobs

Wendy Glavin, Founder & CEO, Wendy Glavin Agency You’ve probably heard of Meetup. If not, there are Meetup events for anything that interests you. Whether it’s to meet new people, make connections, help others or learn, Meetups are local, national and global. On Thursday, September 19, 2019, I participated in the LinkedIn Global event at Bell…

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The Secret Behind Advancing Your Career

Wendy Glavin, Founder & CEO, Wendy Glavin Agency Daily, I’m asked, “How did you learn blockchain?” Or, cryptocurrency? Or, artificial intelligence? Or, financial technology, and the list goes on. The answer is simple. I buy books, read, and do research. Instead of just retweeting, sharing or posting, I follow editors, industry leaders, people in other professions…

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Data Privacy: Balancing Personalization and Security in the Age of Transparency (On-Demand)

  Webcast Overview During #SXSW2019, #CryptoVixens Investors Lounge panelists and conversations centered around data privacy, blockchain, AI, GDPR, digital money, sovereign identity, Facebook and how much user data is being collected globally from people, companies, and governments. Tech giants, like Google, Facebook, and Amazon have massive transaction records of our digital data. Consumer trust in…

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Facebook Owns Our Data. Should It Own Our Wallets?

Wendy Glavin, Founder & CEO, Wendy Glavin Agency Since 2016, Facebook ( (FB[NGS] – $203.88 0.03 (0.01%) Trade )) has faced numerous scandals, including its news feed, its Beacon program, third-party apps accessing and exposing users’ personal data, its mood-manipulation experiment, the Cambridge Analytica fiasco which exposed ties to Donald Trump’s presidential campaign, GDPR, massive data thefts, violations about Germany’s hate…

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