politics

What Can Presidential Campaigns Teach Us About Marketing?

Get noticed this campaign season. Image via berkeley.edu.

If you are anything like me, you've probably been watching the election season unfold with some blend of consternation and amusement, and maybe even a touch of admiration. You may not agree with many (or any) of the candidates' policies. But from a marketing perspective, election years nevertheless provide fascinating and useful insights into the hearts and ...

Hero of the Day: Andrew “Judge” Napolitano Just Shocked Fox, and Gained Massive Public Support

Watch this video: If you can't, read this. This is what Judge said on his Fox Business show that now ceases to exist because of this clip (trust me -- if you're fed up with politics, this is worth reading): What if Democrats and Republicans were two wings of the same bird of prey? What if elections ...

Dodd-Frank: Real Regulator or Small Business Bully?

Occupy Wall St. (10/4/2011)

The Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform Act of 2010 was supposed to help regulate the economy by preventing giant corporations from becoming too powerful. But Dodd-Frank may be doing more to hurt some already-struggling small businesses. A response to the current economic recession, Dodd-Frank legislated new restrictions on lenders to prevent a repeat of the practices that ...