What Brad Pitt and Social Media Have in Common

When thinking about the film Moneyball, I realized the new strategy displayed by Beane could be likened, in many ways, to the evolution of social media.

Connecting the Dots

I told myself I wasn't going to write a Steve Jobs post, but I've succumbed to temptation. I was moved by Steve's Stanford commencement speech where he talked about connecting the dots.

Fear and the Art of Creation

I attended the “Fear and the Art of Creation” panel at SXSW. Presented by Chris Guillebeau and Jonathan Fields, the panel discussed the primal fear that usually underlies our inaction, and the ways that moving from ideation to action can produce success.

Seth Godin on Initiative

On Thursday, hundreds of people gathered in the beautiful Renée and Henry Segerstrom Concert Hall in Costa Mesa to hear Seth Godin speak. Organized by Bryan Elliott of LinkedOC, the event provided a unique opportunity to hear first-hand from a highly-respected individual in the marketing world.