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Is the new Google a plus…or a minus?

Just about every social scene, online and offline, has been alive with the gossip about Google's new social platform…titled Google+. The general consensus between my circle of friends and colleagues is that Google+ has taken everything Facebook has lagged in, and integrated it into its Gmail focused enterprise. You have to have a Gmail account to operate Google+, just like most of their other services. There are a lot of Gmail users, but a lot of people who aren't. Continue reading

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The Marshmallow Challenge

The Marshmallow Challenge I first learned about this challenge at VCU Brandcenter and no – I”m not talking about Chubby Bunny What I”m talking about is a collaborative exercise in which teams of 4 get 18 minutes each to create … Continue reading

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How Important is Originality?

We often hear that original ideas don”t exist anymore – that everything”s “already been done”. When did this happen? At what point in time did everything stop being original? How about cave drawings. Are they original? Perhaps everyone”s definition of … Continue reading

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Ideas Are Weird – Part 1

Ideas are weird. Some of them fall out of the sky. But most of them are a progeny of pain and joy. I’m going to be writing a lot about finding the little darlings, particularly when I’m not teaching so … Continue reading

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