EP:021 – The Cotton Club Podcast

I had the opportunity this week to record another episode of The Cotton Club with Keith Crawford, Amy B. Hole, Brant Collins, Robert Blake, and Calvin Hill. On this episode we all discussed some of our favorite brands of 2010 and what it was we liked about each one.  Last week I summarized some of the brands that I discussed on the show like … [Read more...]

Top 10 Brands, Services, and Startups of 2010

Today I started thinking about all of the startups, services, and brands that I was introduced to, influenced by, or impressed with this past year and it gave me an idea to do this post. Being an entrepreneur of sorts I do my best to stay aware of trends and absorb as much innovation and creativity from those that I respect as often as I can.  I … [Read more...]

The Starbucks Church

Rick Bezett shared this on Twitter this morning and I couldn’t stop laughing when I watched.  The video is actually a parable asking what if Starbucks marketed like the Church?  It’s actually a pretty deep topic if you think about it.  The funniest part of the video, some dude yells out “Javalooooya” and when the couple tells the … [Read more...]

Google, Starbucks, and You…

Elliot Noss of Tucows delivered an interesting Keynote Presentation at ISPCON in Chicago.  I have seen this posted on a few of my friends blogs so I decided to take a listen, it's a great perspective...   … [Read more...]

I hacked Starbucks WCM!

Okay, I have been working on this project for the past few days to get it perfected before I went public with it but I have managed to hack Starbucks WCM (White Chocolate Mocha).  Now, with this being said I am not going to divulge how it's done exactly but I will share a few hints with you that might help you in your own personal pursuit to … [Read more...]