“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.
A New Business Awakens - In the era of hustle culture, we have a period of self-care, and in that self-care movement is a newfound cultural emphasis on sleep. We have apps for it. We have DTC brands focused on it. Sleep is powerful, and consumers are waking up to it (pun fully intended). This is how the business of sleep works.
Internet Detectives - We humans can do a lot of damage when we come together online, but we can also do a lot of good. This is the latter. It’s about how an online army freed and innocent man from prison.
A New Neural Net - This week MIT Technology Review shared an update on Facebook’s efforts to connect computers to human brains. They’re currently running research with universities to determine what people are capable of doing in the digital world with their brain signals.