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January 9, 201410:11 PM

The Internet Will Break Your Creative Block tagged “Infovore”

Writer's block? Creative block? Can't come up with something to create? Steven Pressfield hates the words "writer's block." He believes that we're all just fighting the "resistance" to create something (writing, that new startup, a project, whatever). His books, The... Read more

By Mitch Joel


January 2, 201411:26 PM

The George Costanza Approach To Getting Things Done tagged “Infovore”

Do the opposite. Do you remember that Seinfeld episode when George Costanza decided to do everything the opposite of what he had done to date? Watch this: Do the opposite. I'm not telling you to do the opposite of everything... Read more

By Mitch Joel


December 23, 201311:32 PM

My Love Affair With Pocket tagged “Infovore”

Where do you save and read your online content? You would think that with all of this technology and content that we're constantly creating, publishing and reading, that it would be a whole lot simpler to save, share and consume... Read more

By Mitch Joel


October 18, 201310:44 AM

5 Simple Ways To Get More Creative, Inspired And Smarter Every Day tagged “Infovore”

Stop complaining about email. We all get too much email. Most of the time it's about things that should probably be discussed in person (or over the phone) or it's spam. The truth is that the inbox continues to be... Read more

By Mitch Joel


July 16, 201310:21 PM

The End Of Writer's Block tagged “Infovore”

I don't believe in writer's block. Do you? Have you ever had a moment in time when someone says something that stops you dead in your tracks? It happened to me. It happened to me live on stage. The other... Read more

By Mitch Joel


June 18, 2013 9:59 PM

The One Key To Successful Content tagged “Infovore”

What do you think makes someone's content relevant? Last night in New York City, the kind people at Google hosted a book launch for CTRL ALT Delete. Instead of making it the standard fare, I opted to invite Seth Godin... Read more

By Mitch Joel


February 25, 201310:30 AM

Are Consumers Smart Enough For Smart TV? tagged “Infovore”

Smart TV growth is about to explode. That's the news out of MediaPost yesterday according to the article: Smart TV Growth Is Set To Explode. But, the bigger question is this: are consumers ready and knowledgeable enough to make this... Read more

By Mitch Joel


May 21, 2012 9:08 AM

The Lying Game tagged “Infovore”

Distrust in a world of trust agents is problematic. On May 18th, The New York Times ran a fascinating news story titled, In the Undoing of a C.E.O., a Puzzle. The article is all about former Yahoo CEO Scott Thompson... Read more

By Mitch Joel


April 23, 2012 6:30 PM

Intent Is Everything tagged “Infovore”

What are you trying to accomplish? There is a story told in the amazing business book, Freakonomics, about a study that was being done to figure out what makes a good parent. The genesis of this came out of the... Read more

By Mitch Joel


April 5, 2012 8:02 AM

Watching Me Blog tagged “Infovore”

Blogs are one of the most valuable marketing tools ever created. I believe that. I don't just say it. I mean it by walking the talk. I started blogging in September 2003, and since then I have written almost three... Read more

By Mitch Joel


February 7, 2012 4:01 PM

How To Get Started As A Business Leader tagged “Infovore”

Your life and your success is not obvious. It's not a given. It's not a direct path. I often say that the best careers in marketing (specifically the ones that have a digital/new media slant) are very squiggly. They involve... Read more

By Mitch Joel


September 6, 2011 6:53 PM

The New Gatekeepers tagged “Infovore”

Blogging did many cool things to our world, but the coolest thing it did was remove the Gatekeepers. The first time I heard the word "gatekeeper" it came out of Seth Godin's mouth. The idea that we (us, the audience,... Read more

By Mitch Joel


May 23, 2011 2:09 PM

The Infovore tagged “Infovore”

Human beings have an unquenchable thirst for information... not just knowledge. Why are we like this? It was my understanding that David Weinberger (The Cluetrain Manifesto, Small Pieces Loosely Joined and Everything Is Miscellaneous) was working on this concept for... Read more

By Mitch Joel


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