As those of you who know me well will know, I’ve spent the last year looking for a new gig (well, more than a year, actually. But you know what the recruiting environment has been like). After a few false starts, a lot of frustration with the recruitment industry (more on that anon), too …
Detroit has declared itself bankrupt. Is this the first step in repairing a damaged brand, or the beginning of the end for Motor City?
Facebook is under fire. Again. And not without just cause, it seems, after paid-for adverts from otherwise respectable brands are appearing on pages which advocate rape, domestic abuse and the worst that our society dredges up. It’s an advertising nightmare. Alongside tweets and emails, what should consumers be doing?
Amazon tops Walmat in Ranking of Most Valuable Brands reads the headline. Whoopdy for them. But don’t surveys like this miss a fundamental point?
Amy’s Baking Company is an Arizona restaurant making headlines for all the wrong reasons. Social media meltdowns aside, their appointment of Rose+Moser+Allyn Public and Online Relations (Jason Rose being the named PR expert) should signal the start of serious damage control. But the press release Rose issued left me even more confused. I think something …
Abercrombie & Fitch cause a storm with their anti-fattist stance. But it’s marketing genius.
Social marketing is social marketing is social marketing. Which are three different things. Where are you in the great SM debate?
The more eagle eyed amongst you will have noticed that my blog hasn’t been updated in a while. It’s not a dead blog. It’s merely in ‘The Waiting Place’. Let me explain.