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The Upside Of Irrationality

December 25, 2013 1:02 PM

Why We Fail At The Things We Want To Accomplish (And What To Do About That) tagged “The Upside Of Irrationality”

I caught myself giggling in the car yesterday morning. I was on my way to work and listening to Howard Stern on satellite radio (it's one of my daily rituals). Stern was doing a "Best Of 2013" that featured some... Read more

By Mitch Joel

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April 19, 2013 7:28 PM

Why We Work... And Why We Should Work tagged “The Upside Of Irrationality”

Loving what you do. Loving the work that you do. Fully recognizing that there is a vast majority of the population that isn't all too thrilled about the work that they do, I count myself as somewhat lucky when it... Read more

By Mitch Joel


June 8, 2012 4:01 PM

5 New Books That Every Marketer Must Read (That Aren't About Marketing) tagged “The Upside Of Irrationality”

Looking for something good to read this weekend? If you happen to be lucky enough to have some free time (who does?) and you're looking for something interesting to read, something that will help you get ahead at your job... Read more

By Mitch Joel


February 11, 201211:37 AM

Six Links Worthy Of Your Attention #86 tagged “The Upside Of Irrationality”

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


December 21, 2010 3:51 PM

The Pillars Of Killer Content tagged “The Upside Of Irrationality”

Brands (and individuals) often struggle with how to create killer content. Since the mid-eighties, I have been looking at all types of content from a professional perspective. Beyond being salacious (more on that here: The Secret To Getting Attention) and... Read more

By Mitch Joel


September 2, 2010 6:14 AM

10 Best Books For Back To School Business Reading tagged “The Upside Of Irrationality”

It's back-to-school week... what are you planning on learning this year? The other morning, I watched the pitter-patter of feet drag their way back to school. The brand-new schoolbags scratched by the pavement, the half-tied shoelaces, and the general sluggish... Read more

By Mitch Joel


July 14, 2010 8:03 PM

6 New Business Books Worthy Of Your Time And Attention tagged “The Upside Of Irrationality”

There is a whole new stack of new business books that require your attention. Here are just 6 that I'm about to devour. Cognitive Surplus by Clay Shirky. I only have about ten pages left in this book, and it's... Read more

By Mitch Joel


June 5, 2010 7:31 PM

The Upside Of Irrationality tagged “The Upside Of Irrationality”

It's amazing to think how irrational our rational minds can be. We often think we're making the best decisions when often, we are dead wrong. It turns out that Dan Ariely has been on this train of thought for some... Read more

By Mitch Joel


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