Michael Baker is a freelance writer based in Boston.
Center of Controversy
The battle for the leadership, and soul, of a storied Cornell Department.
Finding Life in Death
The story of a dying man's surprising encounter with a life he saved thirty years earlier.
How Barbecue Bob Baker Transformed Chicken
How my grandfather forever changed the way we eat.
Not So Silent
Who are the Rhiners? The legacy of a makeshift community of grifters, vagabonds and scofflaws.
The End Of “Growth At Any Cost” | InsightSquared
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?
A Wedding Wish
A man's dying wish to attend his son's wedding.
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.
Tales from the Blizzard of 1978
It was thirty years ago today. Residents stories from the Blizzard of '78.
What happens when you play tennis in a wheelchair?
The (cheap) thrills of couch surfing.
Mythbusters: What Makes a Great Sales Rep? | InsightSquared
Mythbusters: What Makes a Great Sales Rep? | Insigh...
Landing page copy that lands business leads
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...
Chef with area ties is ‘Iron’ worthy
A meal with Iron Chef Michael Symon.
How to Master the Sales Learning Curve | InsightSquared
How to Master the Sales Learning Curve