Tag Archives: YouTube video

Oct 29, 2012

What Will You Expend Energy On Today?

Whatever it is, spend your time worrying about important things.


Oct 25, 2012

My Appearance on Mike Stenger’s Social Talk

Have a watch! If the embedded video does not work, click here to proceed to Mike’s website.

Find Mike on Twitter at @mikestenger. Thank you for having me on the show, my friend!

Sep 12, 2012

Budweiser 9/11 Ad – Well-meaning or Opportunistic?

The ad below aired over 10 years ago, and we’re probably a more cynical and divided nation now than we were then. Just look at the comments on the YouTube video in question.

Here’s the commercial for your viewing pleasure:

Like Neo said in the Matrix, this is a problem of choice. Maybe people don’t choose how to view the world, but rather their experiences shape them. For me, I don’t look at Budweiser’s effort here and see anything untoward. I think it is sometimes possible to choose how to view the world, and I choose glass is half full. Your opinions may vary (so let’s hear ‘em below).

Aug 14, 2012

Advertising as Seen Through The Eyes of an 8 Year Old

Well, she’s only 8 and she already thinks the advertisers are lying.

Dec 29, 2011

My Presentation on Engagement in Social Media at Get Digital 2

I was pleased to present on the importance of engagement in social media at Get Digital 2, a seminar put on by the folks at Get Digital Seminars. I used the case study of Falk Harrison’s involvement with Pratzel’s Bakery to illustrate the importance of speedy, kind and complete engagement in the world of social media.

Thank you to Gorilla 76 and Evolve (co-owners of Get Digital Seminars) for having me. Special thanks to Derek Mabie for initially reaching out to me. Let’s do it again!

Dec 15, 2011

You Are Not THIS Good At Parallel Parking

If you can call this “good…”