Early Outbound Marketing

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Marketing has been part of our society for way longer than you might think. Phil has a cartoon that illustrates the earliest example of outbound marketing. [ Read More ]

Spring Fever

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Spring is here! Especially for these landscapers. [ Read More ]

Shoe Repair Advertisement

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Even if your shows are perfectly fine, who wouldn’t be convince to try out this ad? Definitely the best shoe repair advertisement I’ve seen! [ Read More ]

Business Plan

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The photo is titled “Bisness Plan” and was my 8 year old daughter’s take on the stock market. Apparently her chosen “bisness” took a shower and wound up in the toilet. Looks like we won’t be investing. [ Read More ]

The Anxious Taxi Driver

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I took a taxi to a friend’s house in the southern suburbs of town and after a few minutes I realized I gave him the wrong address. [ Read More ]

Benefits Of English

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One morning a police car with flashing lights pulled me over near the secondary school where I used to be a part-time teacher. As the officer asked for my registration and license, my students began to drive past. [ Read More ]

“It Would Be My Pleasure… For a Quarter”

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May 24, 2014– My Dearest Secret Diary.  What could be better than making a buck, or quarter as the case may be, AND sharing laughter with a stranger?  [ Read More ]

The Humorous Butcher

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Beside the cash register at the butcher shop in a nearby mall: “Pleased to meet you, meat to please you.” [ Read More ]

Keeping Up With Technology

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It’s not easy keeping up with technology. A few years ago I worked at a vocational school, teaching introductory computer skills. My students were mostly young adults looking to enter the workforce. But we also had a few retirees in the class as well. [ Read More ]

Futurama Toilet Paper

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Our office has Leela from Futurama in the toilet. [ Read More ]

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