Michael Baker

Michael Baker

Michael Baker is a freelance writer based in Boston.

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Ithaca Times

Center of Controversy

The battle for the leadership, and soul, of a storied Cornell Department.

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The Villages Daily Sun

Finding Life in Death

The story of a dying man's surprising encounter with a life he saved thirty years earlier.

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ezramagazine.cornell.edu

How Barbecue Bob Baker Transformed Chicken

How my grandfather forever changed the way we eat.

Imgres article
Ithaca Times

Not So Silent

Who are the Rhiners? The legacy of a makeshift community of grifters, vagabonds and scofflaws.

Pendulum twitter article
insightsquared.com

The End Of “Growth At Any Cost” | InsightSquared

The End Of “Growth At Any Cost” | InsightSquared

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The Chronicle-Telegram

The Truth Behind Lie Detectors

A man is on trial for murder and his future rests on the results of a polygraph. What is the truth about lie-detectors?

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The Villages Daily Sun

A Wedding Wish

A man's dying wish to attend his son's wedding.

Imgres article
The Chronicle-Telegram

A Tale of Two Cities: School districts find history repeating

North Ridgeville has too many students. Elyria doesn't have enough. Think this is a new problem? Think again.

Imgres article
The Chronicle-Telegram

Tales from the Blizzard of 1978

It was thirty years ago today. Residents stories from the Blizzard of '78.

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The Villages Daily Sun

Competitive Disadvantage

What happens when you play tennis in a wheelchair?

The Chronicle-Telegram

Crash Course

The (cheap) thrills of couch surfing.

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insightsquared.com

Mythbusters: What Makes a Great Sales Rep? | InsightSquared

Mythbusters: What Makes a Great Sales Rep? | Insigh...

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Brafton

Landing page copy that lands business leads

Published on
December 12, 2012
When I first started writing landing pages, something instantly felt a bit off to me, but I couldn’t put my finger on it. It didn’t take me long, though, to figure out w...

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The Chronicle-Telegram

Chef with area ties is ‘Iron’ worthy

A meal with Iron Chef Michael Symon.

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insightsquared.com

How to Master the Sales Learning Curve | InsightSquared

How to Master the Sales Learning Curve