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

Published 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,… Read More

165. How to Run A Business: Superbrand Secrets From The Fashion Industry

16 takeaways from this video:

74. Generation Like: How your quest for identity & connection is subtly manipulated

24 important takeaways from this documentary:

71. Roberto Cruz Niemiec on How Architecture Affects Branding, Collaboration & Blog Etiquette 101

Vice President at Cannon Design and curator of ArchAtlas, Roberto Cruz Niemiec has +20 years experience manifesting his client’s brand image and philosophy through architecture & design.

68. Rares Vidican on Ad Blocking Software, Creating A Digital Media Strategy & The Intricacy Of Digital Ads

Team Leader and Tracking and Data Manager for Group M, Rares Vidican has +5 years experience creating, tracking and managing the analytics for media plans and digital campaigns.

67. Damien Sterbecq on Strategic Planning & The Collision Between Uber and The Parisian Taxis

Business Director of Brand Activation and Digital for Cb’a, Damien Sterbecq has 20+ years experience helping brands succeed in product packaging, retail and digital: the three main consumer touch points.

64. Lewis Chalas on Digital Advertising, The Consumer Journey and The Power of ‘Click Here!’

Digital Coordinator for Group M and Co-founder of Razzia.co, Lewis Chalas has +6 years experience working with brands to most effectively reach consumers through digital media.

58. Thomas Yve, Art Director

Art Director for Being, Thomas Yve has +5 years experience creating visual identities and packaging designs for brands.

People learn by comparison. They learn by comparing new things to the things they already know. That’s why redefining a category is much easier than creating a new one. When you position your product in an existing category… Read More

Do small things with great love. TheDailyPositive.com

Constantly chopping and changing your specialty will hinder your success. Hegarty on Creativity by Sir John Hegaty of BBH

Having the courage and determination to focus on one subject or area of expertise gives you the solid foundation that is absolutely necessary if you’re to come up with a truly great idea, one that will be key… Read More

Too many creative people think they don’t need to specialize, that they can have lots of ideas in lots of different subjects all of which are going to be great. Hegarty on Creativity by Sir John Hegaty of BBH

Persuasion has a bad reputation because it’s associated with selling things to people, sometimes selling them things they don’t even want. Hegarty on Creativity by Sir John Hegaty of BBH

Respect don’t revere. Putting anyone on a pedestal is dangerous. It implies they’re better than everyone else; but they’re not. We’re all stepping-stones for the next generation. Hegarty on Creativity by Sir John Hegaty of BBH

It’s no good having great ideas if you can’t sell them. Hegarty on Creativity by Sir John Hegaty of BBH

Stay open to new ideas, new places, and new people will feed your creative soul. Lack of inspiration may be just another way of saying lack of experience. Hegarty on Creativity by Sir John Hegaty of BBH

Storytelling is the most powerful form of communication ever invented. Through stories we learn, entertain, communicate, and socialize with each other. Hegarty on Creativity by Sir John Hegaty of BBH

For most of us, anger amounts to stress, and the worst type of stress at that. But for artists, anger can be a positive force. If focused and channeled into a piece of work, it is capable of… Read More