13 Mar '12, 8pm

Brandwashed by Martin Lindstrom: A Book Review: Have you wondered why you're perpetually tethered to your smartp...

Brandwashed by Martin Lindstrom: A Book Review: Have you wondered why you're perpetually tethered to your smartp...

Have you wondered why you're perpetually tethered to your smartphone? Or why you cannot stop eating that packet of potato chips until its all gone? Perhaps you've got a 10 year old boy who has nagged you incessantly about getting him that latest Play Station Portable (PSP) which all his friends in school have. Well, apparently, you've been "brandwashed" , at least according to renowned marketer turned consumer lobbyist Martin Lindstrom . From cradle to grave, at the workplace, in your daily commute or in the palm of your hands, companies are finding insidiously clever ways to worm their brands into your lives. Their ultimate goal? To get you to buy, buy, buy. And perhaps tell a friend (or 100) about it. Pushing the frontiers of consumer psychology with state-of-the-art fMRI brain scans and neuromarketing, Brandwashed: Tricks Companies Use to Manipulate Our Minds and Persua...

Full article: http://coolinsights.blogspot.com/2012/03/brandwashed-by-m...

Tweets

#LMTweetup

#LMTweetup

lockheedmartin.com 12 Mar '12, 7pm

Announcing our next Tweetup! The #LMTweetup has returned! This time, we’re celebrating the fighter jet tradition in Fort W...

Latest review on Beirut. Few reviews about it r...

hungrygowhere.com 14 Mar '12, 5am

This is just like how some F&B businesses ended with bad services, snobs-like behaviours all because they think they are h...

Book Review: No More Bullshit, Please

Book Review: No More Bullshit, Please

dinmerican.wordpress.com 19 Mar '12, 12am

Book Review: Malaysia, No More Bullshit, Please by Lynn D’[email protected] (03-18-12) As one flicks through the e...

@AceofSpadesHQ 's take on Trayvon Martin Spot on!

ace.mu.nu 23 Mar '12, 6pm

Dispatcher: Sanford Police Department. ... Zimmerman: Hey we've had some break-ins in my neighborhood, and there's a real ...

Is Less the New More? Book Giveaway!

Is Less the New More? Book Giveaway!

care2.com 17 Mar '12, 12pm

I went to a networking event for “green” businesses recently in Boulder, Colorado. I was feeling very timid when I arrived...

[Review] Zag: The Number One Strategy Of High-Performance Brands

[Review] Zag: The Number One Strategy Of High-P...

youngupstarts.com 12 Mar '12, 4pm

In a world of extreme clutter you need more than differentiation. You need RADICAL differentiation. The new rule: When eve...

14 Mar-1 Apr 2012: MyBookstore Book Fair: 14 Ma...

shoppingnsales.com 14 Mar '12, 1am

Join SNS FREE mailing list Search for:

Want To Win Big Nate’s Latest Book? Grab The iOS App And We’ll Tell You How!

Want To Win Big Nate’s Latest Book? Grab The iO...

nineoverten.com 13 Mar '12, 12am

Have you checked out the Big Nate app that we featured just recently? It’s probably one of the coolest comic strip creator...

Cadence book preview: Advanced Verification Topics Part 3: via @ee_times #EDA #SemiEDA

Cadence book preview: Advanced Verification Top...

eetimes.com 13 Mar '12, 3pm

Cadence book preview: Advanced Verification Topics Part 3 Bishnupriya Bhattacharya et al. Cadence 3/13/2012 11:48 AM EDT B...

@MO_MIAMI accommodates the whole family in signature chic accommodations.

@MO_MIAMI accommodates the whole family in sign...

hauteliving.com 13 Mar '12, 3pm

Accommodating your family on vacation doesn’t mean you have to give up luxury. Get away to Miami’s chic Mandarin Oriental ...

More on the book on Woods:

scoregolf.com 18 Mar '12, 8pm

Tiger Woods might want to get that icy stare all prepped for next week’s press conference at the Arnold Palmer Invitationa...

KS's Birthday at Graze Graze at 38 Martin Road is the new…

KS's Birthday at Graze Graze at 38 Martin Road ...

clapbangkiss.xanga.com 18 Mar '12, 7pm

I've had brunch and dinner at this casual but chic all-day restaurant before; the fresh, airy interiors with a quirky chai...

New blog post:: App Review: Runner's Log

New blog post:: App Review: Runner's Log

jillwillrun.com 12 Mar '12, 2pm

I know there are plenty of places out there “in the cloud” to log your mileage. I myself have an account on DailyMile. But...

3 Days to the opening of Mentah... book your ti...

substation.org 13 Mar '12, 7am

A parallel universe bereft of most ideals is close to apocalypse. The big Corporations are running out of protection plans...

Untitled: Read my friend's makeup review blog Fetish for Makeup *new post* MAC Blush & Barry M Bronzer *new post...

Untitled: Read my friend's makeup review blog F...

sgflea.livejournal.com 18 Mar '12, 3pm

Recent Entries Members Archive User Info Links RULES OF SGFLEA MOD POSTS FAQ REPORT OFFENDERS REPORT DEAD BUYERS / SELLERS...