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Good Advertising

On Saturday my daughter and I were watching the Notre Dame football game, when an ad came on screen. Most television ads for universities show picturesque panoramic views of their campuses, smiling, diverse faces of professors, students and alums, with … Continue reading

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Organic Understanding

A professor wearing a cardigan sweater with leather elbow patches stood before his class. “Alright, my eager marketing students, today we’re going to discover the wonderful and intentionally confusing world of language. Can anyone think of a word or term … Continue reading

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Bossy Cellphones

Brice held up his phone to Wendy. “What am I looking at?” she asked. “My phone is telling me what to do. See? The weather report. It’s telling me to wear a coat and to take care,” said Brice. “What … Continue reading

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Boardroom At The Advertising Agency

  There was a long pause in the boardroom as the creative team looked blankly at each other.   “How about ‘Smart phones for stupid people’?”   “Tucker, we can’t call our target group stupid,” said Natasha.   Tucker looked … Continue reading

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Brainstorming Session at the Ad Agency

There was a long pause in the boardroom as the creative team looked blankly at each other. “How about ‘Smart phones for stupid people’?” “Tucker, we can’t call our target group stupid,” said Natasha. Tucker looked around the room sheepishly. … Continue reading

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