Category: Persuasion

Still not using HUMOR in your marketing? »

Love this T-Mobile commercial!!! Humor can make a point WAY better than teaching and preaching. How can you do this in YOUR business? Great way to put your competitors in their place without creating animosity of a full frontal attack. Do YOU use humor in YOUR marketing? Tsufit is the author of the irreverent marketing […]

Have you seen this Fact-Checker song spoof re truth in the Trump era? »

Have you seen this Randy Rainbow video parody on Kellyanne Conway, Sean Spicer and the Trump administration? Heard this on CBC, Canada’s national radio station, last night. They played the song only, which starts about a minute in. It illustrates a point I made in my book, Step Into The Spotlight!, which is that sometimes […]

Are YOU as brutally honest with prospects as this Girl Scout selling cookies? »

Check out this hilarious video of Mike Rowe reading a letter from a Girl Scout to her dad’s rich friend trying to pitch him on buying girl scout cookies. There’s nothing like the sincerity of kids. We should remember & incorporate some of this as entrepreneurs. Nothing like admitting a vulnerability to win the trust […]

Should Brands Get POLITICAL? »

Have you seen the latest Budweiser commercial slotted for the 2017 Super Bowl? The spot emphasizes that the brand was created by an immigrant, who is welcomed with cries of “Go back home!” clearly making a political statement in the light of the recent US election. It appears to be directly taking on Trump’s recent […]

Would you take this huge RISK in order to take a STAND? »

Toronto coffee shop, Tokyo Smoke, did recently. Huge RISK. You could call it a PUBLICITY STUNT. You could call it TAKING a STAND. You could call is a SOCIAL EXPERIMENT. Some called it a PRANK. Whatever you call it, the result was that some customers said they’d never come back! Pretty sure it will attract […]

Could YOU Make the Cover of GQ? This guy did! »

Could YOU make the cover of GQ? This guy did. He was looking for a marketing internship. And he got there by making the cover of GQ. No, he’s not a model and nobody put him on the cover. HE literally MADE the cover of GQ. He took 3 weeks and a photographer and created […]

What do APPLE & Donald TRUMP Have in Common? »

Despite his recent widely reported but short lived boycott of Apple products, Donald Trump does have ONE thing in common with Apple, (the computer company, not the fruit). Apple & Trump are both masterful at branding & positioning their competitors! Apple did it with a series of MAC vs PC commercials where they branded & […]

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