October 22, 2010, 9:02 pm
Originally posted on the Huffington Post.
As a marketing and PR professional, I’m a strong advocate of the phrase “Local is the new global.” (I am not, however, a huge fan of the jargon-y term for that idea—”glocal”—even though I used to toss it around promiscuously in the late 1990s.) If you meet me at … [continue reading... ]
July 20, 2010, 1:00 am
Originally posted on The Huffington Post.
A little over three years ago, I was flying high. I was chief marketing officer at the ad agency JWT Worldwide. I’d been credited with popularizing the word metrosexual (and spent countless hours obsessing on the next big thing so my tombstone didn’t say “commercialized metrosexual man”), and my annual … [continue reading... ]
February 15, 2010, 11:38 am
Originally posted on eurorscgpr.com.
Forget about the Hiltons (Paris and Perez, that is). Americans don’t have time anymore. They’re too busy looking closely and critically at public issues that affect them. A new study from Euro RSCG Worldwide reveals that people are losing interest in celebrities and paying more attention to serious matters such as the … [continue reading... ]
November 20, 2008, 2:55 pm
Originally posted on pnintelligentdialogue.com.
The global crisis is triggering a wave of soul-searching that will spur many powerful people to action—hopefully concerted action. The coming year will be a time when what should happen will exert far more influence than usual on what actually does happen.
We’ll need to recognize that polarization is a dead end and … [continue reading... ]