Six Famous Movies That Lived up to Massive Hype

Sunday, December 27th, 2015

What's more impressive: the fact that 195 nations signed a global accord on climate change or that Star Wars: The Force Awakens lived up to the hype? I'm going to go with Star Wars. The Paris Agreement to fight climate change still needs to be implemented. The Force Awakens has delivered ...

Guy Kawasaki: The Catalyst for Good

Monday, May 20th, 2013

Many of us think of Guy Kawasaki as the master of evangelism marketing, but he actually answers to a higher calling: to inspire you and me to be better people. Guy Kawasaki is what I call a market maker. Market makers are not satisfied with simply selling products and services ...

Why We Can’t Stop Talking about Steve Jobs

Friday, April 26th, 2013

If Steve Jobs were alive today, he would be the first to tell you he was not the only person responsible for making Apple succeed. But let's face it: Steve Jobs defined the Apple brand, a reality that has been underscored lately by grumbling among the pundits that Apple is ...

All hail Imax

Wednesday, February 2nd, 2011

As an avid movie goer, I applaud the recent financial success of Imax -- the company that offers movies on giant screens with overwhelming sound. According to Bloomberg Businessweek, within the past two years, box office sales for movies shown on Imax screens have more than tripled, and Imax says ...

How do you escape innovation hell?

Monday, May 4th, 2009

At the 9th Annual Razorfish Client Summit, Razorfish Strategy executive Joe Crump asked a simple question: why can't we innovate more often?  His premise: innovation, like pornography, is something we recognize easily when we see it -- the Virgin Galactic, the customized Dell laptop, or just about anything Pixar creates.  ...