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Rethinking the Super Bowl Spot

It’s that time of year again. The Super Bowl is this weekend and regardless of your team choice, one thing is certain, people LOVE the commercials. The Super Bowl commercial has become somewhat of a cultural phenomenon within our society, a little more so in the advertising world. It’s has become an event in and [...]

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Search+ Social Converging Means More Than You Think

The Interwebs are aflutter with the launch of Search+ (your world) from Google with discussions around unfair competitive advantages, stabs at Facebook, evolution of search, etc… I believe it’s a move that is the start of a new platforms, new behaviors, and new horizons for both users and marketers. Regardless of your thoughts about the [...]

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The Startup that Never Started

The glamor of the Tech Startup life has been appealing to me since the beginning of mainstream Internet. The idea of creating the next Google or developing a killer mobile app to sell for millions is a dream that continues to pop into my mind on a relatively frequent basis. Always starting ideas and brainstorming [...]

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Super Hero brands. Going beyond the humanization of brands and becoming much more.

The more I’m in this business and industry, the more I hear, “Brands need to be more human; that’s what people want to engage with.” This is something that I once thought and preached. But the more I think about it, the more I see that it’s the complete wrong direction brands need to travel. [...]

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Product Development: Fill the Void

When developing products, our tendency is to focus on one of two things: Enhancing what’s already developed or creating something completely different. The former is a smaller shift while the latter creates an uphill battle for adoption. Each of which can be very profitable if developed and launched with a burning sense of passion and [...]

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Connect the Dots with User Journey

“Connect the Dots” through User Journey

As brands become more involved on platforms and begin the “lifestyle integration” phase of their maturity, it’s necessary that the correct channels are mapped accordingly to the appropriate user journey. What this means is that we get to turn back time and play a big game of “Connect the Dots.” As advertisers and marketers, we [...]

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What Business Ideals Mean to Branding

Each of us is different; each individual, each community, each religion, each society… Some more different than others. Some afraid of showing these differences, some who embrace them and scream from the mountaintops. These differences are the very thing that both bonds us as well as tears us apart. These differences (or similarities depending on [...]

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