Blog Archives February 2005
February 28, 200510:08 PM

Kanoodle Looks To RSS Ad Delivery

So will it kill the Blog? Can someone Blogging skew their content based on whether or not they're getting corporate bling? I've been having some candid conversations about this for the past while but it was heated up today when... Read more

By Mitch Joel

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February 26, 2005 8:52 AM

Paris Hilton Update... Well...Correction And Apology

It was Paris Hilton's T-Mobile Sidekick - not a Blackberry - that got jacked. I should have known. Look how quick I was to turn on my favorite piece of technology. I hope my Blackberry, and all the fine, upstanding... Read more

By Mitch Joel

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February 25, 2005 9:33 AM

Paris Hilton Brands Montreal

What do you think the value is of all the free publicity the city of Montreal has received over the past few days? You see the city of Montreal keeps getting mentioned in the media because after Paris Hilton's Blackberry... Read more

By Mitch Joel

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February 24, 2005 4:38 PM

Rob Godbey Gets Business Book Clubs

I just saw this article, Group Forms to Discuss Business Books, from the NBC news station, WBOY, in West Virginia. It turns out that business person, Rod Godbey - who runs Godbey Works, is also a fan of reading (and... Read more

By Mitch Joel

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February 24, 2005 8:41 AM

IT, Marketing Or Sales Department? More Questions To Keep You Up At Night

The eternal question. Where does your web team fit in? Are they in the IT, Marketing or Sales department? Should the IT team be driving the site (considering their usual lack of marketing and sales) or should the Marketing team... Read more

By Mitch Joel

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February 23, 2005 6:08 PM

YES Entrepreneurship Conference Coming Up

You might be interested in an upcoming event that I have been involved with. I sit on the Board of Directors for Youth Employment Services (YES Montreal) and I have the honor of being the Co-Chairman for this year's 8th... Read more

By Mitch Joel

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February 21, 200511:16 AM

IAB Canada Announces New Leadership - I'm On Board... Literally

IAB Canada (Interactive Advertising Bureau) announced today their new leadership and part of their mandate for the coming year. I am very honored to be a part of this group. I have copy and pasted the press release here for... Read more

By Mitch Joel

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February 20, 2005 1:06 PM

Montreal Business Book Club Discusses Malcolm Gladwell's Blink

If you are interested in joining the Montreal Business Book Club, our next session is taking place this coming Tuesday, February 22nd at 6:30 pm. We are very excited about this session because we're discussing Malcolm Gladwell's latest (and most... Read more

By Mitch Joel

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February 18, 2005 6:10 AM

What Happens At 5:30 am When A Marketer Can't Sleep?

Your brand is not a graphic design exercise. Your business card is much more than a paper expense. Your corporate kit is the clothes you wear. A website is not about web development or graphic design. It's about both and... Read more

By Mitch Joel

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February 17, 2005 3:36 PM

First Type On MovableType

Is this on? Happy to be here. This should make Blogging a lot more fun and powerful. It's amazing how Blogs and RSS feeds are being touted as "really simple." Getting MovableType going the way we wanted it was no... Read more

By Mitch Joel

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February 15, 2005 9:00 AM

How To Deal With RSS

I just finished reading a Media Post article, Online News Sites Struggle With RSS Challenge, by Gavin O'Malley. The crux of it? News sites are having a hard time dealing with the speed in which people are now able to... Read more

By Mitch Joel

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February 13, 2005 8:58 AM

Gregory Charles Last Night At The Montreal Bell Centre

I've posted about Gregory Charles here and here before. This guy is so talented. As a somewhat creative person myself, I would say he's "too" talented. His one-man, Black & White, show is jaw-dropping. It doesn't matter what kind of... Read more

By Mitch Joel

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February 11, 2005 8:56 AM

PR, Blogs And Opinions

Do you believe me? Do you have a Public Relations game plan? What about a Blog... got one of those? The real question is, how do you speak to your customers and shareholders? Do they get it? Do they believe... Read more

By Mitch Joel

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February 10, 2005 8:55 AM

Buy Ads

On Google. Do it now. Do it before your competition does. Too late. Maybe. You see advertising is a "young man's game." You need to stay fresh, agile and ahead of the pack. If you were someone looking to buy... Read more

By Mitch Joel

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February 6, 200511:09 AM

Super Bowl Ad Day

I could not tell you who's playing who. I can tell you that the industry is a-buzz over P. Diddy's Pepsi ad. What kind of consumers are we becoming? Is it the Super Bowl of Football or Advertising? I think... Read more

By Mitch Joel

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February 4, 2005 8:24 AM

IMC 2005 Coming To Montreal

IMC 2005 is being held March 14th - 16th in Montreal at the Hotel Crowne Plaza (505 Sherbrooke East). For the past three years I have spoken, sat on panels and attended all of the sessions. I love IMC because... Read more

By Mitch Joel

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February 1, 200510:24 PM

Seth Godin Blogs About Montreal Gazette Coverage - Too Perfect

Wow. I have to admit coming back from Europe and then seeing the coverage on Twist Image in The Montreal Gazette was amazing. I just saw Seth Godin's Blog and he gave me a shout out in one his newest... Read more

By Mitch Joel

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February 1, 2005 2:26 PM

Power Lunch - Learn The Art Of Networking From Yours Truly

I know it's a little short notice, and I have been told by the organization that there are already over 60 people reserved for the event already. Regardless, if you are interested in attending here are the details: The Jewish... Read more

By Mitch Joel

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