So early on this wet Toronto morning, in one of the cavernous convention halls of the Westin Harbour Castle, the… Read more Arianna Huffington: Canned Commentary at the CMA National Convention
Tag: New Media
Debating the Rules for Brands in Social Media
In the latest issue of Advertising Age, the memorably-monikered Taddy Hall lays out Ten Essential Rules for Brands in Social… Read more Debating the Rules for Brands in Social Media
Tiger Woods’ Problems Do All Kinds of Good for Yahoo!
Yahoo! CEO Carol Bartz has a well-earned reputation for being atypically blunt as a corporate leader. Yesterday, she spoke at… Read more Tiger Woods’ Problems Do All Kinds of Good for Yahoo!
Your Blog Post Will Resume In Three More Words…
Early in my career, I had to break down and buy a decent pair of dress pants for meetings. I… Read more Your Blog Post Will Resume In Three More Words…
A History Lesson. Courtesy of New Media.
As budget cuts, media confusion, and the baleful world economy wrack our incredible shrinking advertising world with round after round… Read more A History Lesson. Courtesy of New Media.
In A Just World, Creatives Seeking Ad Jobs Would Find Them…In Media
Confidence means jobs. Unfortunately, consumer confidence, client confidence, market confidence: all languish at crushing depths compared to a mere year… Read more In A Just World, Creatives Seeking Ad Jobs Would Find Them…In Media
Your Dentist and Neighbor Sent You Invites To Be Their Friend…
Reviewing the last few posts, apparently it’s Social Media week here at Collective-Thinking. And that makes sense. Disintegrating audiences in… Read more Your Dentist and Neighbor Sent You Invites To Be Their Friend…
From Passive to Active: An Industry Imperative Straight Out Of The Poisonwood Bible
Passive voice robs writing of vitality, sapping ideas of their strength and grasp on reader attention. Writers should strive to… Read more From Passive to Active: An Industry Imperative Straight Out Of The Poisonwood Bible
Thanks for Reading This Blog, But Go Here Instead…
Seriously, surf over to the Draplin Design Co. website and you will not be disappointed. Aaron Draplin is a compulsive… Read more Thanks for Reading This Blog, But Go Here Instead…
Goodbye 2008. Now Get Lost.
I won’t miss 2008. We hit a rather rough patch this past year. Personally, professionally, heck even meteorologically (Chicago’s wettest… Read more Goodbye 2008. Now Get Lost.