Hey! I’ll admit that I’m not a big gambler. I don’t have anything against gambling and I’m known to play a little poker from time to time or go to a casino when I’m somewhere that has one. My biggest issues are: Put that all aside because yesterday was launch day for ESPN Bet and […]
Hi- I mentioned the folks at Yellow Armadillo last week. One thing that Jon Peck tells me every time we speak, “You have to bring the audience’s voice into your work.” So, this week, that’s what I’m doing. I’m asking you to tell me what is on your mind. Thank you in advance for the 2 minutes it […]
Rob Campbell shared a really good take on WeWork and their downfall. Reading Rob’s piece came on the back of reading a book called ‘Threescore and More’ by Alan Weiss. Alan’s book is focused on helping people gain power and control their destiny as they get older and wiser. The idea that I’d just finished […]
Hey! I’m a fan of Canada. They have a nice healthcare system. The people are nice. I’ve got family there. So when the Canadian SME magazine asked me to be on their podcast, I said, “Sure.” We had a chance to talk strategy so I wanted to highlight a few of the important lessons from […]
The Economist: Half of Vinyl Buyers In US Don’t Own a Turntable. What That Teaches Us About Tickets!
Hey! Thank you for reading. Since I started publishing more frequent, but shorter notes, you’ve stuck around and continued to read and share the newsletter. You like the newsletter. Maybe you would like to join us in the ‘Talking Tickets’ Slack Channel. This morning, I came across a tweet from Richard Shotten, a marketer, who shared a […]
Hey! You like secondary market analysis and ticket market analysis…so today, I look at the new bill in Florida that is aimed at ticketing in the Sunshine State. What issues are you concerned with heading into 2024? Let me know. So I can give you the best ideas and thinking on issues that will help […]
The latest episode of “The Uncensored CMO” had me thinking for a few days. It was another conversation between Jon Evans and Mark Ritson. Early in the episode, Mark says that “American marketing is off the boil.” He also stated that he couldn’t put his finger on why that was, pointing to the culture wars and checking […]