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marketing | Jan 27th, 2020

Joe Jackman Repositions Change as a Force to Be Embraced in The Reinventionist Mindset—Out Tomorrow!

What if, instead of fearing, resisting, and hiding from change, we ran towards it with open arms? How might our lives and our businesses transform? How might we become better positioned to thrive in an era of disruption? In The Reinventionist Mindset, CEO and world-renowned Reinventonist Joe... Continue Reading →
marketing | Dec 31st, 2019

Connecting to Today's Consumers: Lavin's Top Ten Marketing Speakers

The last decade has seen a complete transformation in the way we do business. Lavin’s Top 10 Marketing Speakers expertly navigate us through the changing tides, and help leaders and organizations win the hearts of tomorrow’s consumer.   Sarah Kaplan Corporate social responsibility has morphed... Continue Reading →
marketing | Aug 28th, 2019

The Modern-Day Brand as a “Platform”: Venture Capitalist Anthony Tjan Explains the Shift Towards Purpose-Driven Companies

As part of an ongoing LinkedIn Series, Venture Capitalist Tony Tjan will explore the shift towards platform-oriented business models. In his first installment he asks: What is a platform? Why does it matter? And how can brands take advantage?  “Put simply, my fundamental thesis behind what... Continue Reading →
marketing | Aug 9th, 2019

Welby Altidor Unveils Record-Breaking Touchscreen Display for Hunger Games Attraction

The Hunger Games: The Exhibition, a new attraction created by Victoria Hill Exhibitions, features the world’s largest interactive touchscreen display. As the exhibition was unveiled to the public, Welby Altidor—CCO of Victoria Hill—spoke about the company’s record-breaking achievement.  Located in... Continue Reading →
marketing | Jun 18th, 2019

Amber Mac’s Marketing Disrupted Podcast is the #1 Business Podcast in the Country

Lavin Speaker Amber Mac is the host of Accenture’s newly launched Marketing Disrupted: a seven-episode podcast exploring the unique challenges CMOs face in an age of digital disruption. The series launched as the #1 Business Podcast in Canada. Technology reporter Amber Mac, alongside Accenture’s... Continue Reading →
marketing | Oct 26th, 2018

Revenge of Analog Author David Sax on Real Things and Why They Matter in Marketing

“Analog may be more cumbersome and costlier than its digital equivalents,” says consumer behavior expert David Sax, “but it provides us with a richness of experience that is unparalleled with anything delivered through a screen.” In an interview with Content Magazine, Sax explains the ways that... Continue Reading →
marketing | Jan 27th, 2017

Nothing Just ‘Goes Viral’: Watch the New Trailers for Derek Thompson’s Hit Makers

There’s a hidden history to every smash success—a web of economics, psychology, and desire that holds our attention. In these new videos, Atlantic senior editor Derek Thompson reveals fascinating insights from his new, groundbreaking study of how culture gets made, Hit Makers. How Did the... Continue Reading →
marketing | May 24th, 2016

First Look: David Sax’s New Book,The Revenge of Analog

The promise of digital seems too good to pass up. With advanced technology, operations become smoother, purchases simpler, and everything’s just a few clicks away. But recently, we’ve seen another curious trend emerge: the resurgence of analog goods, businesses, and experiences, thriving against a... Continue Reading →
marketing | Sep 23rd, 2015

Behavioural Scientist Nina Mažar Is Coming to TEDxToronto This October

In this preview for October’s TEDxToronto conference—titled “Thresholds”—behavioural scientist Nina Mažar recounts her journey to success, from struggling student in Germany to one of “40 Most Outstanding B-School Profs Under 40” (Poets & Quants). She relates the crucial moment when she realized she... Continue Reading →
marketing | Oct 15th, 2013

The Human Algorithm: New Speaker Sara Critchfield of Upworthy

People are just as hungry to consume content about meaningful issues as they are about celebrity gossip. That's what our new speaker Sara Critchfield has proven with the runaway success of media company Upworthy. Critchfield is the Editorial Director of Upworthy, “the fastest-growing media company... Continue Reading →
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