For Students, Inexperience Breeds Overconfidence


I always believe there is more to learn, more to accomplish and work to keep an attitude of ‘expert at nothing.’ Expert implies total understanding which is not really possible in anything. You can always go deeper.

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October 31, 2013 Author Adam Singer In links, quick bits

The Latest Low Of Mainstream Media Reporting


Avatars. Memes. Internet. It’s all so new and scary! But don’t worry clueless Internet user, MSM is here to help. In what could pass ironically for a story in The Onion, CNN thought it important enough to report on users changing their avatars in Facebook.

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October 29, 2013 Author Adam Singer In links, quick bits

Costly CRO (Conversion Rate Optimization) Mistakes To Avoid


Conversion rate optimization (CRO) is essential to building successful online businesses. From ecommerce, to SAAS, to content-based sites, CRO can help drive down marketing costs while improving the performance of your site.

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October 16, 2013 Author Guest Author In Digital Marketing and PR
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Banksy Provides Us With Another Great Social Proof Experiment


Over the weekend, three tourists purchased pieces of original art from Banksy valued at 5-figures. On the streets of New York. For 2-figures.

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October 14, 2013 Author Adam Singer In Digital Marketing and PR

Cool Visualization: Putting Time In Perspective


I’ve always been fascinated by time, the most precious resource. I’m also clearly a fan of infographics and data visualizations. At the intersection of those two, there’s a cool series of graphics over on the blog wait but why showing time in context

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October 9, 2013 Author Adam Singer In links, quick bits

HBR Also Realizing Voicemail Is Irrelevant


In 2011, I shared thinking that voicemail is basically irrelevant in a text-driven world. Since that time leaving voicemail has, from a cultural and utilitarian standpoint, continued to slip from dated to obnoxious.

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September 30, 2013 Author Adam Singer In links, quick bits