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5 Ways to View the Ryan Seacrest/NBC Universal Deal

A reporter from a major newspaper emailed me on Friday with three questions about the Ryan Seacrest/NBC Universal two-year, multi-platform deal.  He had found me from one of my non-Maremel roles: lecturer at UCLA Anderson Graduate School of Management.  (I’m off this quarter, and back in June with their summer program.)   He asked about (1)…
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Monday Panel on Digital Media 101, Digital Hollywood 2012

Join us Monday, April 30, at 10 am for our Digital Hollywood “Digital Media 101” panel.  It will feature Phil Lelyveld (USC 3D lab and private guru), Andrew Wallenstein (Variety), Jim Halkett (THQ), Ben Spergel (Ipsos), and Sam Kling (Peer Music). If you will be at Digital Hollywood or the Variety Summit, please join us!…
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Social Listening: Cool Tools

We’re building new short-form classes here at the Maremel Institute (and join our email list to find out more about the upcoming schedule).  One that so far is in high demand is on Social Listening, the arts of using social media for business intelligence not just on big trends, but also on where unique conversations…
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Changing Tech Stories to Change Organizations

We enjoyed meeting all the people who came to our Computer Using Educators session in Palm Springs, California, last week.  Our presentation, “Reframing Technology Narratives and Routines To Energize Organizational Change,” is up on Slideshare, plus embedded below. To some, this may seem VERY complex, and we are working to make much of this more…
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Rethinking Creating and Containers

Fifth of a Series of Blog Posts from Maremel’s White Paper: Opening Pandora’s Digital Box   Rethinking Creating and “Containers” Work flow for creation may have shifted to more digital pathways, but most discussions assume a formal media delivery of a finished, locked product.  Products have rules based on their media segment, with set delivery…
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