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This Week in Social Media

This week in social media news, TikTok is exploring a curated content stream, Twitter is considering its own payment option and user rating system while Pinterest growth outpaced Snapchat.

The New Mad Men: Evolving the Agency Model

I’ve been in the business of marketing for over 25 years, and I never wake up and say, “I know everything there is to know about marketing.” Every single day I’m humbled by the fact that you can learn as much from someone who’s been in the industry for 25 years as from someone who’s 25 years old.


What to Expect in 2020 From…Social

As we enter 2020, social media will remain a critical channel for driving brand awareness and generating sales. To see the best return on investment (ROI), however, brands will have to be early adopters of a few social media marketing trends we’re shining a light on here. Think TikTok influencers, augmented reality (AR) social commerce and video storytelling.


What to Expect in 2020

Greater authenticity, more ethical experiences, China as a social media superpower: just a few of our global predictions for the year ahead.


The Streaming Wars We’re Not Talking About

We operate in a fragmented world. With the average number of screens per household outnumbering the average number of rooms in a home, it’s not uncommon for families to be watching a multiplicity of programming across different devices, across different platforms, all under one roof.


2020: The Year of Experiences, Gen Z and a Seamless Society

2019 was chaotic on many fronts. We were—and still are—stressed out, overwhelmed and looking for escapes. CBD ran rampant, cocktail sessions managed to rebrand friendly drinking excursions into self-care, and everyone kicked off a podcast.


The Challenging Thing About Mentorship Is All of It

The word “mentorship” induces yawns, cringes and raised eyebrows, indicating that it may not be the thing we’d all rather dive into. It is the esoteric cherry-on-the-cake achievement for extroverted juniors and networking gold medallists, mentoring is something many would do, if they truly understood the long-term benefits.