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March 14, 2014 4:45 PM

The Naked Brand And The Future Of Marketing tagged “Society”

Society blames advertising for a lot of things. Here's the truth about advertising: it's role is to get the consumer excited about something. He's another reality: reality is not all that exciting. So, advertising exaggerates the good parts of a... Read more

By Mitch Joel


April 20, 2012 7:20 PM

The City Of The Future tagged “Society”

Are you fascinated by humanity? Great ideas happen when we come together as a group of people. This is why the role of our cities in our society plays such a critical and fascinating role. It's true, that everything good... Read more

By Mitch Joel

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November 8, 201112:10 PM

A Life Without Technology tagged “Society”

There's no doubt that technology brings with it some scary things. The scariest of them all is of the uncertainty. Human beings are creatures of habit and any introduction of anything new typically raises an eyebrow (at least) or pitchforks... Read more

By Mitch Joel


October 26, 2010 8:00 PM

From The Industrial Age To The Networked Age tagged “Society”

You must read Macrowikinomics. There is a new best-selling business book, both physical and virtual, titled Macrowikinomics - Rebooting Business and the World (Portfolio). Written by Don Tapscott and Anthony D. Williams, the book (a follow-up to the massively successful... Read more

By Mitch Joel


November 5, 2009 9:24 AM

Marketing Is More Important Than You Think tagged “Society”

Do you think that this is a Blog about technology? Others have said it's about New Media. Some have even suggested that it's about what's happening right now in the world of Social Media. The truth is that this Blog... Read more

By Mitch Joel


October 29, 2009 4:00 PM

Loving What You Do tagged “Society”

"Passion" is one of those words that is thrown around in every motivational business book. It's a big word, and most simply don't have it.  If you have ever read a book on what the best and brightest have done... Read more

By Mitch Joel


October 5, 2009 9:11 PM

Another (Brilliant) Take On The Newspaper Industry tagged “Society”

When it comes to saying things in a deep and meaningful way about the impact of technology and the Internet on society, there are few better than Clay Shirky. Two weeks ago, Shirky (the author of the best-selling business book,... Read more

By Mitch Joel


October 3, 2009 7:44 AM

The Myth Of Digital Literacy tagged “Society”

In the old days, it was pretty simple: being able to read and write made you a literate individual. Now, with texting, Twitter, video production, etc... trying to define what it means to be "literate" in 2009 can be confusing... Read more

By Mitch Joel


September 30, 200910:25 PM

The Notion Of A Computer Room tagged “Society”

How often do you stop, take a breath and think about just how much things have changed in such a short period of time? Just the other day, someone sent me a link to a new real estate website. In... Read more

By Mitch Joel


September 20, 2009 4:26 PM

Getting Called Out tagged “Society”

It's easy to sit behind a keyboard and call out both individuals and brands. There's an argument for it and an argument against. So, is it worth doing?  Let's preface my personal point of view with two thoughts: If you... Read more

By Mitch Joel


March 31, 2009 4:37 PM

Step Away From The Desk tagged “Society”

The idea of the Digital Nomad (now, also an online community courtesy of Dell) has been lingering and pushing forward ever-more quickly with the proliferation of netbooks, wi-fi anywhere and a Starbucks on every corner. We are quickly moving into... Read more

By Mitch Joel


February 27, 2009 9:54 PM

Stop The Press tagged “Society”

For nearly 150 years, Denver's Rocky Mountain News daily newspaper has been published. Today, it stopped the presses forever. The decision was made to shut down the paper by its owners the Scripps Interactive Newspapers Group. There will not be... Read more

By Mitch Joel


June 28, 2008 2:17 PM

The Long And The Short Of The Long Tail tagged “Society”

I've said it before and I'll say it again: "ain't nothing like having something think and chunky to read over the weekend." I was floating through my Google Reader feeds late yesterday afternoon, when I came across this Blog post... Read more

By Mitch Joel


May 10, 2008 7:20 AM

Digital Nomads And The New Workforce tagged “Society”

There's something about the weekend that gets me in the mood for bigger think pieces. Don't get me wrong, I still love my Blog feeds, but I am more inclined to read a bigger/deeper article as I gear up to... Read more

By Mitch Joel


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