Browsing All Posts published on »June, 2011«

Would you hire her?

June 28, 2011


via Business Insider looks at 13 cool (I'd argue they're not all great) resumes that landed candidates their dream jobs. Very creative job-hunting inspiration in a competitive environment!

Greenpeace versus Mattel: Social media battle including Ken and Barbie!

June 9, 2011


via Not only did I have no idea that Ken and Barbie were so socially media savvy (should've known), but I also didn't know they were engaging in Twitter warfare with Greenpeace. Good article form the LA Times examining the...

Ad wars! Most intense marketing wars list via @businessinsider

June 7, 2011


via Some great advertising dings here. My personal favorite of course Dunkin Donuts... Surprising how many of these sparked lawsuits that were later thrown out. (Click the BusinessInsider link to read the full list)

Hello Plate, Goodbye Pyramid via @NPR

June 2, 2011


via This really was a long time coming, although I will miss the man running up the side of the pyramid. Where does exercise fit into this model? And which food industries are going to be upset? No more cows or pigs on here...