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Jim Mitchem
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A kid hacked his parents phone to say funny things instead of 'no.'
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Modern Family went to Australia and for a split second this appeared on screen. 
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If you're in Charlotte we hope to see you next week. #marketing #Coffee http://www.obsessedwithconformity.com/2988/coffee-and-marketing/
On Wednesday, September 9th, Brandon Uttley and I will be hosting a free, live event about marketing in the digital age. Join us at Julia's Cafe & Books.
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Ode to Autumn. 
Every year on September 1st, a part of me dies inside.
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67 years Vin Scully's been in baseball. Listen to how he thinks of himself and his place. That's humility. 
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A disturbance in the back yard. #StarWars  
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Available while supplies last at Common Market in The Plaza in Charlotte. Get 'em while they're hot. 
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When I was a kid growing up in Florida I'd sketch these things from my imagination. 
An incredible encounter with a giant, and rare, fish leaves two fishermen flabbergasted.
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If you would like to watch Donald Trump say the word "China" 234 times then click the video above. Complete transcript: DONALD TRUMP: Let’s say “China.” China. China. China. China. China. China. China
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Writer. Communications tactician.
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  • Smash Communications
    CEO, 2001 - present
    We help companies create sustainable marketing programs.
  • Boxman Studios
    Marketing, 2009 - 2015
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Writer. Consultant at Smash Communications. Debut novel Minor King out now.
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I'm a writer who works in business. I go on adventures in my head. http://www.obsessedwithconformity.com
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  • UNF
    English
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Coffee and Marketing
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On Wednesday, September 9th, Brandon Uttley and I will be hosting a free, live event about marketing in the digital age. Join us at Julia's

Unrequited Correspondence
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I get it, you're busy. But who isn't? When you don't respond to direct, personal correspondence, it says a lot about you as a person and pro

Marketing a Novel - Part II
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As an independent author and publisher, marketing your own novel is tough. Here are some things I've learned along the way.

Is LinkedIn Dead?
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I've been a member of Linkedin for 10 years. But it's become increasingly obvious to me that it's useless as a "social" media platform.

Social Media and the New Twitter | obsessed with conformity
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Twitter is a platform of authenticity. Your Twitter canon reveals everything about you. If all you do is tweet links, you look less human an

Bible barons: How the GOP uses religion to keep voters captive to corpor...
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If you want to know why nine out of the 10 poorest states are located in the hyper-religious South, look no further

How to Be Creative - obsessedwithconformity
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Creativity isn't an exclusive club where you need the right tattoos or piercings to enter. You just need to know how to build a box.

On Being a Writer - obsessed with conformity
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I've wanted to be a writer since I was a kid. And yet even after publishing a novel, I still wasn't sure whether I really was a writer until

Crayon World - obsessed with conformity
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A look back at childhood by a child in adolescence. A poem by my daughter, Crayon World.

Reinvention
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I’d like to introduce you to my new old company, Smash Communications. And I’d like your support in helping launch it. As you probably know,

Florida Man
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I was born and raised in NE Florida, just south of Jacksonville near St. Augustine. The best days of the first half of my life happened ther

The elephant orphanage
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A place where baby elephants find "surrogate mothers"

|LIVE NOW| Exploring Meerkat
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If you've spent any time on Twitter lately, you've no doubt seen the hashtag #meerkat. This new iOS app was debuted at SXSW, even though Gar

A Remarkable Recovery
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I recently underwent a procedure to clear up some future skin cancer on my face. I was using a product called Fluorouracil which attacks can

ACES / American Crocodile Education Sanctuary
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ACES, American Crocodile Education Sanctuary in Belize crocodile rescues, croc relocations, croc research, and croc education

Wear Sunscreen, Kids
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A few years ago I was diagnosed with a form of skin cancer. A few months later, cancer appeared on my face. I've since gone back to the derm

Swim Meet
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Upon entering the indoor pool, you remove your sweatshirt. It's a rainforest. The kids go off on their way to fraternize with their fellow s

Life Inside the Hurricane
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When my wife and I married, I wasn’t a big fan of children. They were ok. Over there. It wasn’t that I didn’t like them, I just wasn’t aroun

Amy Winehouse and the Big Lie
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Singer Amy Winehouse died on Saturday at the age of twenty-seven. I didn’t listen to her music, so I can’t pretend to be sad that she’s gone