Buying Something Almost Never Fixes The Actual Problem

While I’ve tried in recent years to mend my ways and embrace the non-consumer lifestyle, I’m guilty of more than a small amount of “retail…

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Everybody’s Bundling

First it was Spotify Premium and Hulu being available for a combined $12.99 a month. Then it was MoviePass and iHeartRadio offering a three-month combined…

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This Week Elsewhere – 4/20/18

The Hollywood Reporter How 'Avengers: Infinity War' Is Selling the "End Is Near" for a Neverending Series: As part of this big moment, the movie…

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Mobile-Only? No. How About Better, Simpler and Faster

A recent contributed piece, which I won’t link to, on a prominent marketing blog by an industry “thought leader,” who I won’t name, encouraged marketers…

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When The Media Is Its Own Media

The other day Entertainment Weekly reported that its recent “Dawson’s Creek” reunion issue lead to a spike in viewing of the show on Hulu, which…

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LinkedIn Message GIFS Are About the Workforce of Tomorrow

I’ve seen more than a few skeptically raised eyebrows in reaction to the news that, through a partnership with Tenor, you can now include GIFs…

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Collectible, Shareable

I’ll admit to being largely unaware of The New York Review Books Classics series until reading this story about how the volumes were popular subjects…

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It’s Not Organization, It’s Productivity

It’s sometimes a struggle to refrain from audibly gasping when, either in person or via a screenshare, I get a look at the desktop of…

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This Week Elsewhere – 4/13/18

Cinematic Slant Cinematic Slant is where I write about movies, including the campaign recaps I’ve been doing since 2004 along with other news and opinions.…

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This Week In Questionable Writing Blog Headlines – 4/13/18

The 5 Best Times to Write: This assumes two things: 1) That you ever have time to write, which isn’t really true and 2) That…

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