Friday, 5 April 2013

Hiding from the truth

Seth Godin writes a marketing blog 


It's easy to get caught up in learning and using the latest technological gimmick because there are so many new ones coming out al the time. But it's even easier to hide behind the gimmicks and unconsciously obscure the truth in your story.

Wednesday, 3 April 2013

The business of delivering TV stories



"The TV business: A primer for the uninformed"


This is a wonderfully researched "insider's view" type article, written by Alan Wolk and posted on his blog, The Toadstool -- Random Notes from the Convergence of the Internet and TV. Wolk dives behind the scenes to tell us what's going on in the media world (and just as important, what's not going on).




Monday, 1 April 2013

When entrepreneurs meet

Recently i went to a meetup for startups called startup grind. The guest speaker was Nir Eyal, a young serial entrepreneur. Nir talks about habits and habit formation, especially from an entrepreneur's perspective.  Here's a picture of some of the crowd that attended.

a Startup Grind meeting in Toronto
a Startup Grind meeting in Toronto

As he talked, a young woman artist illustrated his talk on a whiteboard.