No, not that kind of network.

From the New Yorker on Netflix’s House of Cards: An Internet firm like Netflix producing first-rate content takes us across a psychological line. If Netflix succeeds as a producer, other companies will follow and start taking market share. Maybe Amazon will go beyond its tentative investments and throw a hundred million at a different A-list…

Bad Celebrity Websites?

Buzzfeed provides some examples of celebrity websites that are somewhat lacking.  It’s amazing that some of the personalities with the highest Q-ratings (Tom Cruise and Will Smith, particularly) have such sparse online presences*.  Maybe they don’t care since they have achieved self-sustaining fame?  Others such as Brett Michaels and David Hasselhoff – and I don’t…

Maybe INDUSTRY is no longer the right word?

I was thinking about disruption, specifically about the technology, education, journalism, and manufacturing industries, and thinking about how disruption has precipitated the need for digital strategy.  It seemed like the incumbents are all trying to do the same things – simultaneously maintain the status quo and plan for an uncertain future that nearly guarantees a…