When Barack Obama was elected President in 2008 (and re-elected in 2012), it was largely because of the efforts of Millennials, the generation of people who are approximately 18-34 years old. The impact of youth on these elections is well-known, but did you know that the President needs Millennials just as much now to ensure [...]
I am a born and bred New Yorker and a rabid Yankees fan. I curse too much. Behind the wheel, you would know pretty instantly where I learned to drive. With most of my tight knit family in the Northeast, there is really no good reason for me to have moved 400 miles south to [...]
If you’re a millennial like me, you’re probably getting pretty sick of other generations’ criticism. We’re too cocky, have talent without any work ethic and haven’t the slightest clue about how to fit into the “real” world. Sometimes I find myself throwing my hands up and saying “YOLO,” while other times I find myself on [...]
Even in 1957, Walt Disney understood the power and importance of an integrated content marketing program. His hand drawn map remains a best-practice for content marketers today.
Why McDonald’s New McWrap Missed the Point McDonald’s Millennial problem has been the talk of the town with the launch of its biggest product of the year, the McWrap. In an attempt to win over the Millennial generation, the McWrap, referred to as the “Subway buster,” is supposed to offer customization and variety, two highly [...]
THE BOOZE BIN by Rosalie Morton (@rosaliemo) We were having an agency brainstorm for a booze client prospect last Friday, and the conversation turned to millennials: what makes them tick and how to market to them. All I needed was an opening, and I readily launched into my take on millennials, as “researched” and “proven” [...]
THE BOOZE BIN By Laura Petrosky (@aushunmon) I admit it – I have a professional crush on sommeliers. As PR experts, we are constant matchmakers between our clients and available spokespeople, trying hard to find “the one” person who will represent our brand best. Celebrities known for everything from movies to music, athletes, (former) politicians, [...]