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Don’t Quack like a Duck.

My husband and I went on a run around the lake near our house the other day.  As we were rounding a corner, there was a duck all reared up and little ducklings under her wings.  You could tell that mamma duck was MAD and did NOT want us to come near her or her young. She was on the attack for sure.  It totally startled me and I ran as far around her and her clan as possible.  My husband didn’t seem to mind and simply slowed down his approach and walked by calmly before returning to a run.

I’ve thought about that a couple times now – mainly how scared I was that the duck was going to eat me…and how that doesn’t make sense…

But, let’s apply this to us marketers and communication professionals for a minute.

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