If you follow social media – and this probably relates more to blogs and Twitter than the other channels – you know there’s a lot of opinions on marketing and PR out there. Now, on the whole, this is a good thing, but at the same time, there’s often a lack of good, honest discussion […]
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December 17th, 2013 · 4 Comments · Marketing, Public Relations
You may have seen the story about Mita Diran, a young copywriter in Indonesia, who died soon after tweeting about how she had worked 30 hours straight. Now I don’t know if there were complicating factors, but even if there were, it’s a timely and tragic reminder that we all need to take responsibility for […]
November 15th, 2013 · 4 Comments · Marketing
There are a number of things I love about this video. It is very smart, well shot, and it’s surprising, entertaining, and memorable. The other thing is that it’s a really compelling and creative way to demonstrate a pretty mundane (to me) product feature. You may argue on the ROI of this video, but then […]
March 7th, 2012 · 2 Comments · Marketing
If you ventured out on the internet today there’s probably two things that popped up in your feeds, namely Kony 2012 and the Dollar Shave Club. I first heard about the Dollar Shave Club through a tweet: Well I had to click didn’t I? Needless to say I wasn’t disappointed. It’s the combination of a […]