Category Archives: Marketing

“The Facebook Connection”

By Chris Alvarez Many of us started using Facebook when it was still an invitation only site, over six years ago. Since then it has changed tremendously.  It is still basically a way for people to connect, but in the … Continue reading

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Saving The World, One Panda At A Time

By Chris AlvarezToday started as just another Wednesday.  I’d been sitting at my desk, twiddling my thumbs and trying to come up with a blog idea.  My supervisor saw that I was struggling and haphazardly told me an assignment.  “Write … Continue reading

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Catching the Worldwide Bug

By Chris Alvarez Here’s something me and millions of other people have in common—we can’t stop watching viral videos.  They can be sidesplittingly funny, informative, and most of the time, can snap me out of any sour mood.  There was … Continue reading

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An Apple A Day

By Chris Alvarez In 1997 Apple Inc. ran an Ad saying, “Here’s to the crazy ones, the misfits, the rebels, the troublemakers…the ones who see things differently… You can quote them, disagree with them, glorify or vilify them, but the … Continue reading

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Why is America Outsourcing Our Superheroes?

We’ve all noticed the trend, even if we’ve never spoken of it.  We treat it like an embarrassing family secret, even though we all know the truth.  With all these superhero movies hitting theatres recently, it’s now becoming increasingly impossible … Continue reading

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Will Going Public Change Facebook?

The quick answer would be yes.  With 1 in 8 people on the planet registered as users on Facebook, it’s safe to say the social media site has become a powerhouse of networking.  Everyone and their grandmother is on Facebook, … Continue reading

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Is Marketing Evil?

Seeing how this blog is coming from a marketer’s perspective, you probably already know the answer to that question.  People see the entire marketing concept as a conglomerate of cash-bloated corporations who want to brainwash the public into spending unnecessary … Continue reading

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