Today is all about balance. In the Northern Hemisphere, you have roughly the same amount of daylight as darkness. The first day of Fall. (if your in America that is…if you’re British, you prefer the word Autumn) As for balance: “Know you can’t have everything and do everything at the same time.” You can thank Oprah for that quote […]
Stop for a moment. Are you happy? A little thought to remember today:“The happiest people don’t have the best of everything, they just make the best of everything.”
A quote by James Bond holds true in the business world and in the international world of spying and intrigue: “You’re judged by the strength of your enemies.” PS: the new 007 movie debuts November 20 in the USA. Thanks for keeping it classy Daniel Craig.
Everyone has the same 24 hours a day to be fabulous…just like Beyonce. So…go be fabulous! And one day to be extra fabulous like her. Happy Birthday to the Queen B.
“No matter how hard you work, someone is working harder” – Elon Musk A little motivation for the weekend.
This weekend in 1997, after the idea pitch meeting in a tiny cramped San Jose conference room, one of the most iconic Advertising campaigns launched. Steve Jobs had challenged 3 agencies, but Craig Tanimoto, an art director at Chiat\Day, gave us, Steve Jobs and Apple Marketing magnificence : Think Different KPI success? Apple stock tripled in under a […]
There are too many floccinaucinihilipilificators in our daily lives and work… Floccinaucinihilipilification is the habit of describing something as unimportant; having no value or being worthless. It’s also the longest non tech word in the deictionary. But to quote Oscar Wilde: “Don’t use big words. They mean so little.” He’s right. So my correction: Remember, what you do and […]
Opinion time. So how close to #reality is this to any typical #marketing #meeting of the past few months? I think I’ve seen an #advertising #campaign or two that may have come from a #discussion like this. To #quote David Ogilvy: “Committees can criticize, but they can’t #create”.
We all know a Mark. Whoever he is and whatever he maybe up to…give him the thumbs up on the job, the project, the decision, the business deal, award. Give Mark a “sign”. Or follow the thinking of Mark Twain: “If voting made any difference, they wouldn’t let us do it.” ;0) It’s Primary Election […]
Lots of talk about Michael Jordon on Netflix with the “Last Dance”…Here’s a semi-quote from MJ: “Talent wins games, but teamwork wins championships.” Translation: Don’t ride into whatever your battle is today alone…just ask. We’ve got your back. PS: Okay, maybe not my business, but who’s feeding the unicorn Cheez-its?