According to recent surveys, Americans are reading less than ever — even while book sales are up. Prose Media’s John Hyslop parses these conflicting trends to offer clear, actionable advice for content marketers, drawing on experiences writing for major brands.
Some of the barriers to producing great creative seem to have been around forever – bad briefs being one example – but others, such as social media and hybrid working, are more recent.
Writing a good résumé is a difficult balancing act. Sometimes it can be a challenge to keep your resume length short and sweet while also including enough quality information to make a lasting impression.
Alain de Botton on What Makes a Good Communicator and the Difficult Art of Listening in Intimate Relationships
“What makes people good communicators is, in essence, an ability not to be fazed by the more problematic or offbeat aspects of their own characters.”
If you feel like things are changing quickly, you’re not alone. From the emergence of tangible AI technologies to the destabilizing prospect of long-term inflation and possible recession, change seems to be happening at a breakneck speed. In fact, the speed of change is so prolific that 40% of global CEOs believe their company will “no longer be economically viable in ten years’ time, if it continues on its current course.”
Every company faces two opportunities forward. And a balance of the two requires investment and care to grow and thrive in a future that doesn’t stand still.
In honor of the screenwriters that are on strike with the Writer’s Guild of America, for this issue of my newsletter I’m highlighting some of my favorite inspirational leadership lines written for TV and movies. While I’m excited about the enormous potential of generative AI, I don’t believe there is a substitute for true, human storytelling like we see in the quotes below and the stories that surround them.
Opinions are already colliding on the internet, but what do the experts think?
About a month ago, the media conglomerate Warner Bros. Discovery dropped a bombshell: Only three years after launching HBO Max,
What a difference six months makes. Until late last year, few people outside of cutting-edge artificial intelligence had even heard of Large Language Models or generative AI.
Remember how AI was supposed to hit the more mundane, mindless jobs first?
Recent developments suggest that prediction may be more wrong than anyone had imagined. Unveiled last month,a “Fake Drake” song, as just one example, shows that the creative class – artists, inventors, and innovators of all kinds in business,