The value of insights, intrusions, and interns

“Great advertising makes the quantum leap from intrusion to reward. From blind date to head-over-heels.” -Brokaw, 1:14-15 If you’ve not read it yet, the book of Brokaw points out some interesting truths on marketing and how to execute it successfully. The book includes the above quote, reminding us that advertising, as we know it, is […]

Any big plans this weekend?

This is what is being uttered in every office around America while there is a lull in water cooler conversation. Ahhh, summertime – where we can get out, enjoy the wonderful weather, and see what your city has to offer – yes, we even do that in Cleveland.  So how do you reach the consumer […]

The Internet and the Bus Monitor.

A true love story.

So just how powerful is this social media stuff, anyway? Well, by now you have probably heard of Karen Huff Klein, a bus monitor for the Greece School District in Greece, NY, who was viciously bullied while watching over students on a bus ride home, with video of the incident making it on to YouTube. (Warning: Not safe for work language, and faith in humanity about to be lost for 10 minutes.)

Going Mobile.

By Brokaw Digital Media Strategist, Katie Riley Adoption and usage of mobile has grown more rapidly than any other personal technology…  Ever. eMarketer is currently estimating that about 80% of the U.S. population (246MM people) now use a mobile phone. It’s not just the number of users that are changing, but we have also moved […]