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Monthly Archives: June 2010

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The New Yorker covers are always amazing, and this one on the BP/Deepwater Horizon spill is not exception
(tags: illustration magazine design newyorker)

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Meet Millard Drexler, who changed the future of J.Crew
What's it like to work for Mickey Drexler? J. Crew employees share their experiences on the set of WSJ.'s cover shoot at company headquarters
(tags: fashion marketing interview)

Recent research on brand experience

I recently gave at the Conférence Étudiante de Recherche en Gestion (CERG) a small talk about a paper I’m working on, tentatively titled “What an experience: brand stores and flagships as communication channels”. You’ll find my Prezi presentation here (in French only). Enjoy!

Inspiration May-June 2010

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Marisa Lingerie Builds Fever Long Before Store Opens
From Vanksen|Culture-buzz: "For the opening of its new store in Sao Paulo, Marisa erected hot pink "under construction" boards around the building, outfitted with a peephole for the precious few that actually dig watching people stand on ladders, tow wood and repaint walls.
The twist? The peephole revealed female [...]

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The Creators Project | Peaches
(tags: music interview)

An interview with superproducer and musician Mark Ronson.
The creators project is so much fun.
(tags: music interview)

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Chinese pirates are tech's new innovators
In the past few months, shanzai.com has showcased a MacBook Air clone that, at just £170, improves in many ways on Apple's £1,200 original: for a start it has two USB ports, runs Windows software and a desktop remote control. Then there's the first tri-band phone with a high-resolution projector [...]

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Tourism Victoria's Lost and found free hotel room in Melbourne started taking reservation yesterday.
Tourism Victoria's Lost and found is opening an hotel room for the next three month to exemplifies what Lost and found is about. The best of it all? It's completely free! A great way to get a good PR and to allow [...]

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What It's Like Inside the Head of a Reactant Person - Research - Harvard Business Review
"When I was younger, I used to go to cocktail parties and listen to what people were talking about and deliberately insert myself into conversations to argue positions that I didn't believe in but that seemed entertaining to advocate. Sometimes [...]