Apple isn’t accustomed to getting negative feedback about one of its products. Typically, the company drops a new product, and an appreciative public gobbles it up in massive numbers. But the recent release of the latest iteration of the MacBook Pro is not receiving such rave reviews.
Western media loves to report on the supposed horror stories of manufacturing and corporate environment in Asia. Whenever American workers complain, you can bet there will be someone pointing to an article that describes incredible work weeks in Japan or so-called suicide nets in China. Now, more often than not, these are taken out of […]
In popular culture, there’s the passing of the torch and the end of an era. In media, the latter seems to be happening far more often than the former. Trusted anchors are retiring to pen memoirs or reinvent their fame on social media. Where once they were replaced by trusted names who had been their […]
In 2014, women made up 63% of the specialists in PR from what the Bureau of Labor Statistics reported. 59% of PR management professionals are women, and those statistics may be low according to other reporting agencies, which say that the overall percentage of women in PR jobs could be as high as 85%. Add […]
It’s been a rough year for Big Pharma. You know all the stories, huge drug price hikes, exclusions, rate increases on prescription drugs … endless headlines turning the public image of the average drug company into some kind of Mad Max post-apocalyptic wasteland. One drug company appears tired of taking it on the chin. Pfizer […]
The internet is a wonderful invention. A way to connect pretty much everyone with most of the information that exists. Want to know the latest on Brexit or climate change or international oil markets? Find it online. Want to know why this war or that famine started and what life was like then? Find it […]
JetSmarter, the world’s leading private jet company, announced today the appointment of Matthew Atkatz as Vice President, Executive Creative Director. Mr. Atkatz brings 20 years of advertising and marketing experience to the company. He has worked and consulted at some of the world’s most creative marketing agencies, including Weiden + Kennedy, Crispin Porter + Bogusky, and […]
In a global economy, few hard consumer goods are more global than automobiles. With emerging markets in the two most populous countries on the planet, automakers from across the globe are looking at China and India with hope and optimism … but they have to get in while the getting is good and grab a […]