Blog Archives August 2015
August 31, 2015 9:38 AM

Over A Billion Served (In A Day), And Facebook Is Just Getting Started

Every Monday morning at 7:10 am, I am a guest contributor on CHOM 97.7 FM radio broadcasting out of Montreal (home base). It's not a long segment - about 5 to 10 minutes every week - about everything that is... Read more

By Mitch Joel

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August 30, 201510:02 AM

The Business Of Podcasting

Episode #477 of Six Pixels of Separation - The Mirum Podcast is now live and ready for you to listen to. It's hard to deny that podcasting is really coming into its own as a media format. Everyone is jumping... Read more

By Mitch Joel

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August 29, 2015 8:00 AM

Six Links Worthy Of Your Attention #271

Is there one link, story, picture or thought that you saw online this week that you think somebody you know must see? My friends: Alistair Croll (BitCurrent, Year One Labs, GigaOM, Human 2.0, Solve For Interesting, the author of Complete... Read more

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August 27, 201511:29 PM

Have We Reached Peak Productivity?...It May Be Killing Us.

How much better can we get at work? TED Talks can be provocative. That's what the best ones are. That's what the best ones are supposed to do. Some might argue that it's more like popcorn than a proper meal.... Read more

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August 24, 2015 9:42 AM

Was Privacy An Anomaly All Along?

Every Monday morning at 7:10 am, I am a guest contributor on CHOM 97.7 FM radio broadcasting out of Montreal (home base). It's not a long segment - about 5 to 10 minutes every week - about everything that is... Read more

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August 23, 2015 9:09 AM

Louder Than Words... Finding Your Brand Voice

Episode #476 of Six Pixels of Separation - The Mirum Podcast is now live and ready for you to listen to. I won't miss a beat when asked what the best book title is when it comes to creativity. Todd... Read more

By Mitch Joel

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August 22, 2015 8:04 AM

Six Links Worthy Of Your Attention #270

Is there one link, story, picture or thought that you saw online this week that you think somebody you know must see? My friends: Alistair Croll (BitCurrent, Year One Labs, GigaOM, Human 2.0, Solve For Interesting, the author of Complete... Read more

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August 17, 2015 9:45 AM

Is Technology Killing Work Life Balance?

Every Monday morning at 7:10 am, I am a guest contributor on CHOM 97.7 FM radio broadcasting out of Montreal (home base). It's not a long segment - about 5 to 10 minutes every week - about everything that is... Read more

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August 16, 2015 9:29 AM

Your Live And Streaming Brand

Episode #475 of Six Pixels of Separation - The Mirum Podcast is now live and ready for you to listen to. Joseph Jaffe is widely regarded as one of the top marketing bloggers (Jaffe Juice) and podcasters (both Jaffe Juice... Read more

By Mitch Joel

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August 15, 2015 7:05 AM

Six Links Worthy Of Your Attention #269

Is there one link, story, picture or thought that you saw online this week that you think somebody you know must see? My friends: Alistair Croll (BitCurrent, Year One Labs, GigaOM, Human 2.0, Solve For Interesting, the author of Complete... Read more

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August 14, 2015 6:24 PM

If You Think You're Good At Telling Stories, Watch This...

Are you stuck? Staring at the blank screen (literally or proverbially)? As a writer, there is nothing more important than having a framework, building an outline and understanding how it all ends, before you even write that first word. Brands... Read more

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August 13, 201511:54 PM

The Four Outcomes Of Content

What is your content trying to do? Why does your content exist? Who is it reaching? What business purpose does it solve? Is it any good? Does anyone care? If you weren't the publisher of your content, would it be the... Read more

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August 11, 2015 9:11 PM

The Agency Is Dead. Long Live The Agency.

How will agencies attract and retain talent, when so many young marketing professionals are working for major brands, startups or companies like Snapchat? It's time to debate, resolve and figure out the future of the agency model. Are you with... Read more

By Mitch Joel

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August 10, 2015 9:08 AM

Is Producing Content The New Way That We Consume Media?

Every Monday morning at 7:10 am, I am a guest contributor on CHOM 97.7 FM radio broadcasting out of Montreal (home base). It's not a long segment - about 5 to 10 minutes every week - about everything that is... Read more

By Mitch Joel

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August 9, 2015 9:58 AM

What An Indie Musician Can Teach All Of Us About Digital Marketing (And Following Your Dreams)

I came across Mike Masse on YouTube. He was doing an acoustic version of Toto's massive hit Africa. I didn't believe anybody could do this song justice. I was wrong. That one video led me down the YouTube rabbit hole... Read more

By Mitch Joel

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August 8, 2015 7:54 AM

Six Links Worthy Of Your Attention #268

Is there one link, story, picture or thought that you saw online this week that you think somebody you know must see? My friends: Alistair Croll (BitCurrent, Year One Labs, GigaOM, Human 2.0, Solve For Interesting, the author of Complete... Read more

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August 7, 201511:24 PM

Are You Insignificant Or A Real Leader?

Have you read the book Sapiens - A Brief History Of Humankind? It's a huge "wow!" moment. Promise. Homo Sapiens rule the planet, right? How did that happen? According to author Prof. Yuval Noah Harari we were nothing more than insignificant... Read more

By Mitch Joel

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August 6, 201511:02 PM

Lessons On Creativity From The Outside

"You have a podcast about bass players?" We live in a world where content is everywhere... and it's 24-hours a day. It's easy to miss. As a content producer, it's hard to manage. On one hand, I was extremely excited... Read more

By Mitch Joel

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August 5, 2015 6:17 AM

The Future Of Retail In A CTRL ALT Delete World

How do the best brands connect with their consumers? This has been the question that has kept me motivated to be in this industry for over twenty years. All of my work (as diverse as it has been) has been... Read more

By Mitch Joel

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August 3, 2015 8:50 AM

A World Of Unicorns Where Billions Of Dollars Are At Stake

Every Monday morning at 7:10 am, I am a guest contributor on CHOM 97.7 FM radio broadcasting out of Montreal (home base). It's not a long segment - about 5 to 10 minutes every week - about everything that is... Read more

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August 2, 201510:09 AM

Extraordinary Workplaces

Episode #473 of Six Pixels of Separation - The Mirum Podcast is now live and ready for you to listen to. Where is the best place to work? It's easy to rattle off some of the hottest companies coming out... Read more

By Mitch Joel

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August 1, 2015 9:07 AM

Six Links Worthy Of Your Attention #267

Is there one link, story, picture or thought that you saw online this week that you think somebody you know must see? My friends: Alistair Croll (BitCurrent, Year One Labs, GigaOM, Human 2.0, Solve For Interesting, the author of Complete... Read more

By Mitch Joel

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