Jay-Z and Kanye therefore solidified their place on the throne not by crushing...– Jay-Z’s Hegemony in the Age of Kanye by Marc Lynch (via viafrank)
When you ask creative people how they did something, they feel a little guilty...– Steve Jobs (via stewartmccoy)
How do you solve a problem like climate change?... →
thoughtyoushouldseethis: Good, short video interview with Goodby Silverstein’s Gareth Kay, discussing how important it is to get clients to engage on both a functional and emotional level. Yes, he’s coming from an advertising background, but the idea is applicable in many other contexts too.
In the right circumstances, especially when consumers are in a hurry or slightly...– In Marketing, a Few Bad Words Can Be a Good Thing
We had worked together on a Nike-Apple collaboration called Nike . So we took...– Mark Parker, president and CEO of Nike The First Time I Met Steve Jobs… | Fast Company
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Welcome to another Linkness! if you watch one video this week, make it musican Jack White from The White Stripes talking about creativity and the importance of imposing restrictions. Is it just us, or was the internet extra fascinating this week? Here’s what we found interesting. Management. Things that make me want to burn down ad agencies | Baby food for creatives The age of uncertainty:...
My music is unique and individual and exists beyond the realms inhabited by...– Nick Cave, requesting that his nomination be withdrawn from the MTV music awards. (via BMD Love Blog, ideasareawesome)
Most of them were what I had asked for, but one broke the rules of the brief and...– Interesting exploration of work by BERG London in “Design Firm Seeks to Humanize Technology,” NYTimes.com