“Things I’ve Learned from Lately” is a regular compilation of articles that have made me a smarter marketer. Hopefully, they’ll help you, too.
Facebook… Where Relationships Never Die - Facebook’s 15 years old, and it certainly occupies a lot of interesting places in culture. One of them… it’s become a repository of relationships we otherwise would have cut off long ago.
Why We Love Energy Bars - Energy bars have at the same time built a category and reclaimed another one. This is how they went from something for outdoor enthusiasts to mainstream America.
The Tech Divide - America’s division room isn’t just rural/urban or upper-class/lower-class. This is the case for why tech is what is dividing America.
From Fortnite to Metaverse - Fortnite’s not just a game. We saw this in the past week when a concert was held on the platform. This piece looks at how Epic’s lightning in a bottle has become a Metaverse.
The Future of Us - This piece from Wired interviews the authors of a new book about the world’s population. They predict that in three decades, “the global population will begin to decline. Once that decline begins, it will never end.” Their prediction is at odds with that of the UN.