Being a Man: The Metrosexual Era a Decade On

The force behind metrosexual mania in 2003, Marian is now CEO of Havas PR North America, which produced this paper. Click here to read more about how she helped usher the word into pop culture and how what it means to be a man has evolved since then.

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Read Marian's award-winning four-part series from the Huffington Post about the brain (including creativity, collaboration, the information onslaught and the new definition of braininess) here.

January 25, 2012, 10:43 am

Connecticut in 2020: A Glimpse

Originally posted on the blog of the Fairfield County Public Relations Association.

Imagine Connecticut in the not-so-distant future: a new Silicon Valley, a creative corridor whose streets are filled with a celebration of all things local. Fairfield is home to boutique hotels, New Haven is paved with Airstream pop-up shops selling local designer goods, and the … [continue reading... ]

January 24, 2012, 1:53 pm

Am I Antisocial?

Originally posted on the Huffington Post.

I’ve started to think I might be. Not textbook antisocial, just allergic to phone calls and small talk. It isn’t my fault, though, and I think you might be able to relate.

As the CEO of a public relations agency, my life is all about the business … [continue reading... ]

January 23, 2012, 1:51 pm

Hybrid Culture and How Connecticut Can Be the Ellis Island of Professional Life

Originally posted on the blog of the Fairfield County Public Relations Association.

Back in the days of the marketing boom (pre-subprime), one of the industry’s gurus, Alex Bogusky, talked about the importance of having an agency of generalists, of people who took a creative approach to every project they concepted, produced or served from the client … [continue reading... ]

January 19, 2012, 10:20 am

Claiming Creativity

Originally posted on the blog of the Fairfield County Public Relations Association.

When we make it our mandate to foster an environment in which Connecticut’s businesses can create jobs, we not only compete; we bring about change. Let’s make our state a great incubator for a new creative class and claim our own unique brand of … [continue reading... ]

January 18, 2012, 9:01 am

Five for Wellness and Well-Being

This is the 32nd in a series of 32 posts—each one a section from Euro RSCG Worldwide PR’s “The Big Little Book of Nexts,” which in total features more than 150 sightings for 2012. It’s the biggest, most robust annual trends report ever from @erwwpr CEO Marian Salzman and her trendspotting team. … [continue reading... ]

January 17, 2012, 9:01 am

Five for Travel

This is the 31st in a series of 32 posts—each one a section from Euro RSCG Worldwide PR’s “The Big Little Book of Nexts,” which in total features more than 150 sightings for 2012. It’s the biggest, most robust annual trends report ever from @erwwpr CEO Marian Salzman and her trendspotting team. … [continue reading... ]

January 16, 2012, 9:01 am

Five for Tech

This is the 30th in a series of 32 posts—each one a section from Euro RSCG Worldwide PR’s “The Big Little Book of Nexts,” which in total features more than 150 sightings for 2012. It’s the biggest, most robust annual trends report ever from @erwwpr CEO Marian Salzman and her trendspotting team. … [continue reading... ]

January 13, 2012, 9:01 am

Five for Social Media

This is the 29th in a series of 32 posts—each one a section from Euro RSCG Worldwide PR’s “The Big Little Book of Nexts,” which in total features more than 150 sightings for 2012. It’s the biggest, most robust annual trends report ever from @erwwpr CEO Marian Salzman and her trendspotting team. … [continue reading... ]

January 12, 2012, 9:01 am

Five for Shopping/Retail

This is the 28th in a series of 32 posts—each one a section from Euro RSCG Worldwide PR’s “The Big Little Book of Nexts,” which in total features more than 150 sightings for 2012. It’s the biggest, most robust annual trends report ever from @erwwpr CEO Marian Salzman and her trendspotting team. … [continue reading... ]

January 11, 2012, 9:01 am

Five for Real Estate

This is the 27th in a series of 32 posts—each one a section from Euro RSCG Worldwide PR’s “The Big Little Book of Nexts,” which in total features more than 150 sightings for 2012. It’s the biggest, most robust annual trends report ever from @erwwpr CEO Marian Salzman and her trendspotting team. … [continue reading... ]