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July 30, 201411:37 PM

Pushing Through The Pain tagged “Starbucks”

I have no idea what I did to my back... but it's bad. Really bad. When I used to do a whole bunch of close quarters combative training and coaching with Tony Blauer, I would often think about the notion... Read more

By Mitch Joel

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July 21, 2014 9:27 PM

Adventures In Visiting Google, Facebook And Apple In Silicon Valley tagged “Starbucks”

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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December 18, 2012 1:20 PM

Dances With Robots tagged “Starbucks”

In 1863 something profound happened to First Lieutenant John J. Dunbar. While recovering from an injury during the American Civil War, he takes solace in the solitude of his new post out on the western frontier. During this time of... Read more

By Mitch Joel


November 27, 2012 6:31 PM

The Future Of Iconic Brands tagged “Starbucks”

In the real-time Web, the value of branding could become a game of diminishing returns. A friend recently told me that he's nervous about Apple and their ability to deliver products that people can't get enough of. It seems like... Read more

By Mitch Joel


November 8, 2012 9:53 AM

Marketing Must Adapt To The New Reader tagged “Starbucks”

It's strange to say this, but we're reading more than ever. We may not be reading Hemingway... but then again, we may be. Years ago, Hugh McGuire showed me how he was reading War And Peace on his iPod Touch.... Read more

By Mitch Joel


October 6, 2012 4:02 PM

Six Links Worthy Of Your Attention #120 tagged “Starbucks”

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, the author of Complete Web Monitoring and... Read more

By Mitch Joel


September 28, 2012 9:33 AM

The Gift Of Facebook tagged “Starbucks”

Let me be clear: I am still bullish on Facebook. I am not bullish on advertising as Facebook's main revenue model. In March of 2011, I wrote a blog post titled, F-Commerce - Rise Of The Facebook Consumer. I never... Read more

By Mitch Joel


October 21, 2011 3:49 PM

Winning Workplaces tagged “Starbucks”

Isn't is amazing how a work environment affects both productivity and general health? As someone who loves the work that I do, I often struggle when people moan and complain about their work environment. From the chairs they sit on... Read more

By Mitch Joel


October 11, 2011 9:32 AM

On Weirdoes, The Long Tail, Seth Godin And You tagged “Starbucks”

Here Comes The Weirdoes On Page 16 of the business book, We Are All Weird, by one of the world's foremost authorities on business, marketing and leadership, Seth Godin (best-selling author of Purple Cow, Linchpin, The Dip and countless others),... Read more

By Mitch Joel


August 2, 2011 2:21 PM

Your Meetings Suck tagged “Starbucks”

Meetings suck. At around 2:00 pm on any given weekday, the same sinking feeling comes over me at the office and all I can think to myself is: "wow, I have to get out of here if I'm ever going... Read more

By Mitch Joel


March 8, 2011 8:42 PM

Making Sense Of The Mess tagged “Starbucks”

When are we going to learn that millions of followers does not always equal influence? It's a mass media lie that was perpetuated by the original Marketing and Advertising executives as a way to strong-arm brands into coughing up their... Read more

By Mitch Joel


March 2, 2011 7:02 PM

5 New Business Books That You Should Read (But Probably Never Heard Of) tagged “Starbucks”

There is a lot of great business book reading happening right now. Three of the bigger (and more well-known) business book authors within my tool shed of interest have (or are about to release) brand new books. Seth Godin releases... Read more

By Mitch Joel


February 8, 2011 9:30 PM

Will All Brands Be Open? Should All Brands Be Open? tagged “Starbucks”

Social Media did a whole lot more than just connect us all in 140 characters (or less) and through Facebook status updates. If you're not sure what "more" means, drop everything and read the book, The Cluetrain Manifesto, by Rick... Read more

By Mitch Joel


December 9, 201011:04 PM

7 Lessons That WikiLeaks Teaches Us tagged “Starbucks”

Too much has been written about WikiLeaks. Most of the debate is about the legalities and moralities of what WikiLeaks is (and what it means). If you take a step back, and look at it (without prejudice and without passing... Read more

By Mitch Joel


June 19, 2009 7:33 AM

Six Pixels Of Separation Live In New York City - Special Invitation (And It's Free) tagged “Starbucks”

My first book, Six Pixels of Separation - Everyone Is Connected. Connect Your Business To Everyone, hits the book (and e-book) shelves the first week of September 2009. In preparation for the launch, my publisher is putting together a very... Read more

By Mitch Joel


March 31, 2009 4:37 PM

Step Away From The Desk tagged “Starbucks”

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


March 26, 2009 5:58 AM

Personal Branding Is Not An Option - It's Crucial To Success tagged “Starbucks”

More layoffs. Giving back bonuses. Fewer work days to save the company from firing people. Doing the job of the three people that were let go in your department. Not hiring the five people you were thinking about hiring. Trying... Read more

By Mitch Joel


February 12, 2009 7:48 AM

Rekindling A Passion For Reading tagged “Starbucks”

You can't always get what you want... When I was younger, it was not uncommon to grab a few buddies, hop in the car and make the 45-minute trek south to Plattsburgh, NY. While cross-border shopping is nothing new, the... Read more

By Mitch Joel


November 20, 2008 6:40 AM

Let Crowdsourcing Do Your Marketing Research And Development tagged “Starbucks”

What if you took everything you had and made it publicly available on the Internet? What if you opened up your most secret of secrets and encouraged your customers, friends, family members, peers and, yes, even your competitors to play... Read more

By Mitch Joel


November 6, 2008 7:09 AM

Why You Need To Care More About Your Personal Brand tagged “Starbucks”

A brand has always been about the collective emotion and attachment a group feels about a product or service. It's the culmination of everything from the reputation and graphical representation to how the product works to how it is placed... Read more

By Mitch Joel


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