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This leaked Fyre Festival pitch deck shows how Billy McFarland was able to secure millions for the most overhyped festival in history

Business Insider--The organizers got investors to pump $26 million into the doomed Fyre Festival. See the leaked pitch deck they used to do it.
February 06, 2019 Go to story on Business Insider



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Research Shows Avoiding Zero-sum Thinking Why Some People are 10X Happier Than Others

Inc.com--Could zero-sum thinking be the reason you've got less than others? Definitely. Here's why.
March 16, 2019 Go to Inc.com

Cord Cutting Happening Faster Than Expected, Number of People Who Bailed on Cable in 2018 Nearly Doubles the Previous Year's Number

/Film--In 2017, 1.5 million subscribers cut the cord and cancelled their cable services. But in 2018, that number leapt to 2.9 million, nearly doubling the previous year’s figure.
March 06, 2019 Go to /Film

5 Real Examples of Advanced Content Promotion Strategies

Moz--If you're looking to grow, your content promotion needs to move beyond mere social promotion. See how advanced content promotion strategies are working for successful companies and take away solid strategies you can emulate for improved growth.
February 08, 2019 Go to Moz

The podcast biz in China is 23x more valuable than in the US thanks to paid subscriptions

The Hustle--Thanks to paid subscribers, China’s podcast industry is worth $7.3B -- 23x larger than America’s ad-supported podcast industry.
February 07, 2019 Go to The Hustle

2 Years After Leaving My Corporate Job, These 11 Truths Have Held Up

Inc.com--Many dream of leaving corporate behind. But what's it like when the grind kicks in?
January 09, 2019 Go to Inc.com

An Ode to Some of Our Favorite Women in Content Marketing, Journalism, and Media

blog--March is Women's History Month, and in its honor, here’s a celebration of some of our favorite women in the content marketing and media industry.
January 05, 2019 Go to blog

Are rightsholders ready for public domain day?

TechCrunch--On January 1, 2019, the New Year will ring in untold numbers of additions to the public domain in the U.S., including hundreds and maybe thousands of works with at least a small public reputation.
January 03, 2019 Go to TechCrunch

The Influencer's 5-Step Guide to Using Facebook Messenger Marketing and MobileMonkey

Medium--If you’re an influencer or up-and-coming influencer, I’m going to give you the keys to one of the most engaging platforms for making your…
December 24, 2018 Go to Medium