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The GOOD, the BAD, and the UGLY

  • "The GOOD, the BAD, and the UGLY in the Age of the Internet" - a keynote address

  • RECOMMENDATIONS from The GOOD, The BAD, and The UGLY In The Age of The Internet

  • The "Force" for "GOOD"

  • The Keynote Objective


  • ASK Ourselves, ASK Everyone

  • The Guild of Unauthorized Sharing

  • Ethical SHARING Honors Original Content

  • The Color Blind Paint Salesperson and the Workshop Imposter

  • Copyright Ownership vs. Owning the DVD

  • The Gray Zone Framed By Black & White

  • GOOD Increases Your Visibility with Search

  • "Abilities versus Choices" & Choice Quotes

  • DMCA "Take Down" - Action & Advocacy Against Copycats

  • Alibaba Who? Alibaba Me?

  • Selling Craft Before Its Time

  • "I love your work and want to make one for myself"

  • Purchase of an Object versus Purchase of Copyright or Right to Copy

Harriete in the studio

  • HARRIETE looking at tins
    Views in the studio of Harriete Estel Berman.

Harriete on Pinterest

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July 15, 2013


Harriete is reading.

  • How to Fail at Almost Everything and Still Win Big: Kind of the Story of My Life by Scott Adams, the Dilbert cartoonist

  • The Skinny Rules: The Simple, Nonnegotiable Principles for Getting to Thin by Greg Critser

  • slide:ology: The Art and Science of Creating Great Presentations by Nancy Duarte

  • How to be a Presentation God: Build, Design, and Deliver Presentations that Dominate

  • Creativity, Inc.: Overcoming the Unseen Forces That Stand in the Way of True Inspiration by Ed Catmull

  • Team of Rivals: The Political Genius of Abraham Lincoln

Books in Posts on ASK Harriete

  • UnMarketing: Stop Marketing. Start Engaging by Scott Stratten

  • The Tipping Point by Malcolm Gladwell

  • Humor in Craft by Brigitte Martin

  • Rose Valland: Resistance at the Museum by Corinne Bouchoux

  • Salt Mines and Castles: The Discovery and Restitution of Looted European Art by Thomas Carr Howe Jr

  • Saving Italy: The Race to Rescue a Nation's Treasures from the Nazis

  • Repatriation of Art from the Collecting Point in Munich After World War II

  • Shadowed by Grace: A Story of Monuments Men by Cara Putman

  • The Monuments Men: Allied Heroes, Nazi Thieves and the Greatest Treasure Hunt in History by Robert Edsel

  • Give and Take: A Revolutionary Approach to Success

  • Modern Art Desserts: Recipes for Cakes, Cookies, Confections, and Frozen Treats Based on Iconic Works of Art by Caitlin Freeman

  • Unleashing the Idea Virus by Seth Godin

  • Creative Confidence: Unleashing the Creative Potential Within Us All

  • Trashformations: Recycled Materials in Contemporary American Art and Design

  • The Fine Art of the Tin Can: Techniques & Inspirations by Bobby Hansson

  • Contemporary Jewelry in Perspective

  • Mindset: The New Psychology of Success by Carol Dweck

  • IMAGINE: How Creativity Works by Jonah Lehrer

  • Be Good: How to Navigate the Ethics of Everything

  • Risky is the New Safe

  • The TOOLS: Transform Your Problems Into Courage, Confidence, and Creativity

  • Seven Days in the Art World by Sarah Thornton

  • Professional Goldsmithing: A Contemporary Guide to Traditional Jewelry Techniques by Alan Revere

  • The Art Of Jewelry Making: Classic & Original Designs ~ Alan Revere

Harriete's Favorites

  • Jewelry of the 21st Century Makes Fitness a Lifestyle

  • The Long Tail by Chris Anderson

  • Talent is Overrated: What Really Separates World-Class Performers from Everybody Else by Geoffrey Colvin

  • Outliers by Malcolm Gladwell

Professional Development Seminar

  • The IN and OUT of SHIPPING

  • Collectors, Collection and You

Interesting Blogs

  • Joanne Mattera Art Blog
    Joanne Matera describes her blog as "Guaranteed Biased, myopic,incomplete and journalistically suspect" but the art business information is interesting and informative.
  • Craft Gadfly
    Author Bruce Metcalf writes all to infrequently from his experiences. The extended text needs more images for relief so be patient.
  • Extreme Craft
    Garth Johnson's perspective on the handmade as art or craft.
  • Judaica Journal
    This is the only blog I've found about contemporary Judaica.

Online Resources

Guest Authors on ASK Harriete

  • Metal Techniques of Bronze Age Masters by Victoria Lansford, Guest Author on ASK Harriete

Professional Guidelines Committee

10 Plagues

  • Death by Fire: Sati, Dowry Death, and Female Infanticide in Modern India by Mala Sen

  • Science and Technology in World History

  • Man and Microbes: Disease and Plagues in History and Modern Times

  • Infections and Inequalities: The Modern Plagues

  • Six Modern Plagues and How We Are Causing Them