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Tar Heels: We're competitors, but good sports. Here's a video I shot to say "Congrats  #CoachK1K "
#Coach1K   #basketball   #Duke   #CoachK   #tarheels   #tarheelnation  
Why hire a #purpose  agency before you hire an ad agency? My new post explains: 

(And thanks to my friends at +Adland for the write up on the Atlanta Jewish Film Festival film that's at bottom of the post.) #purposedriven   #filmfestival2014  
For us, the story of why a company began - its founding story - is drama at its finest. One client’s founder guarded Coca-Cola’s secret formula during the Civil War. Another client’s founder tried ...
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Head to +Starbucks Coffee  and Peet's for the biggest jolts. #coffee   #caffeine  
Need a kick? See which of the countrys coffee chains packs the most caffeine per cup.

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Flannery O'Connor: March 25, 1925 - August 3, 1964.
May the peacocks bless her wise & witty soul.
Writers who see by the light of their Christian faith will have, in these times, the sharpest eye for the grotesque, for the perverse, and for the unacceptable…. To the hard of hearing you shout, and for the almost-blind you draw large and startling figures. —Flannery O’Connor, “The Fiction Writer and His Country” Whenever I’m asked why Southern writers particularly have a penchant for writing about freaks, I ...

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Good refresher on a complex issue. 
Yes, one of the questions is "Why are Israelis and Palestinians fighting?"
This list embodies the design principle of simplification. Top 3, not Top 10. And David Kelley only required students have 1 book. Find out the title: #designthinking   #summerreads2014  

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Text Playlist: A short list of #writing that pumps you up. 
Maker Type is the new personality type: DIYer, Self-Learner, Educator, Pro-Maker, Entrepreneur #maker   #makerspace   #makermovement  
Which one are you? Insights from the PSFK #MakersManual powered by Intel
"The last 30 years has created a marvelous starting point, a solid platform to build truly great things. However the coolest stuff has not been invented yet — although this new greatness will not be more of the same-same that exists today. It will not be merely “better,” it will different, beyond, and other. But you knew that."   #inspiration    #getbusy   +Kevin Kelly +Medium 
Can you imagine how awesome it would have been to be an entrepreneur in 1985 when almost any dot com name you wanted was…
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"People assume that because the screen is small, the content should be, too. That's turning out to be both simplistic and wrong." #responsivedesign #contentmarketing 

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Tell a Meaningful Story With Data

"Most organizations recognize that being a successful, data-driven company requires skilled developers and analysts. Fewer grasp how to use data to tell a meaningful story that resonates with an audience.

"Marketers are responsible for this story.

"And as marketers, we can tailor the story to the audience and effectively use data visualization to complement our narrative.

"We know that data is powerful. But with a good story, it’s unforgettable."

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"Humor might make the CIA more likable, but it doesn’t really address their main concern, which is inspiring trust." #socialmedia   #CIA    #edwardsnowden  
Should one of the world's leading spy agencies be acting like a millennial on Twitter?
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You can live without food for 40 days. But how long can you live without a story? Answer: Not very long.

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My health-care experiences in France, where I’ve lived o and on for the past thirteen years, have all been good...