Marketing Brain Food

Marketing Brain Food2019-07-24T17:38:29-04:00

Are Omelets the Secret to Talent Retention?

By |June 11th, 2017|Uncategorized|

What does Cecil Exum, a former farm hand, have in common with 85-year-old J.W. “Bill” Marriott Jr.? Well, both started working for Marriott in 1956, but Marriott Jr. has since retired as the hotel chain’s chief executive while Exum continues to work as the Crystal Gateway Marriott’s chief omelet maker. [...]

This Interview Question Is Now Banned in NYC

By |May 7th, 2017|Uncategorized|

Editor’s Note: We usually cover unique (and sometimes wacky) marketing strategies in our blog, but this month we’re turning to a more serious topic that will likely be a game-changer for hiring managers and recruiters. Times are certainly changing—especially for the recruiting and interviewing process. The days of mailing a [...]

Is Taco Bell the New Vegas Wedding Venue?

By |April 10th, 2017|Uncategorized|

Move over Elvis, there’s a whole new wedding experience waiting for couples in Sin City. For a whopping $600, you can now tie the knot at Taco Bell’s Las Vegas Cantina flagship restaurant. But wait—there’s more. In addition to a marriage certificate, the happy couple will also receive a Taco [...]

How Diapers Defeated Disney, Facebook and Apple

By |January 9th, 2017|Uncategorized|

What makes a brand’s experience stand out? We can name a few best practices that immediately come to mind: excellent customer service; a deep understanding of customers and their needs; engaging and useful content; and the company’s dedication to providing high quality products and services. Basically, when your company masters [...]