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Exaggeration in Marketing

My biggest pet peeve with marketing is when companies make ridiculous claims or take something that’s real and use it to their advantage to sell a product. The most recent case of this comes from a commercial for the 2014 Mazda6 in which Mazda claims the new Mazda6 is flipping Read more…

By Robert McLeod, ago
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Eliminate the BS in Your Life

I’ve been on the internet for about 15 years. 11 years as a website designer. 8 years doing social media marketing. A lot has changed and a lot has stayed the same. Imagine this. You’re in a room with one other person. You can focus your attention on them and Read more…

By Robert McLeod, ago
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But…I’m Busy…Riiight

So we’ve all heard this line from friends/someone we’re interested in: I’d really like to do something this week but I’m just too busy… And then you hear that over and over again. Well, I call bullshit. Obviously. If someone is so busy that they can’t make time for you Read more…

By Robert McLeod, ago
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Election Campaign Monies

So I’m going to keep this short, but here goes: Tonight on Anderson Cooper 360 on CNN, there was a report on the 2008 presidential campaign, and the reporter made a statement to the effect that in order for a candidate to have a chance at running, they would need Read more…

By Robert McLeod, ago