211. Critical Thinking: Brainwashing’s Implication in Education, Advertising, Religion & Government

Brainwashing: The Science of Thought Reform by Kathleen TaylorPublished in 2004, Kathleen Taylor‘s book Brainwashing: The Science of Thought Control looks at the history of brainwashing as we know it through the lens of neuroscience and psychology, defines the spectum of ‘brainwashing’ from persuasion to aggressive thought reform, and shows how strategies of brainwashing can be observed in religion, advertising, education and government.

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162. Dave Trott on True Creativity & How Creatives Can Start Revolutions

dave trottAuthor, entrepreneur and creative director, Dave Trott has over 40 years experience challenging the foundations of creativity in the advertising industry.

[EDITOR’S NOTE: My line of questioning is based in part from Dave Trott’s June 2012 interview by William Channer of Dorm Room Tycoons: Continue reading “162. Dave Trott on True Creativity & How Creatives Can Start Revolutions”

151. Nicolas Minisini of Brand Union on Branding, Whiskey & Epicurean Culture

Nicolas Minisini, Strategic Planner for Brand UnionStrategic Planner for Brand Union and one of the co-creators of Distilleurs.fr, Nicolas Minisini has +6 experience seeking, compiling and interpreting information about his client’s industries to better understand their target consumer demographic and how the brand can best reach them. Continue reading “151. Nicolas Minisini of Brand Union on Branding, Whiskey & Epicurean Culture”