Posts by Robbin Phillips

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On Community and Healthy Brands.

Science has proven that social connections and community play a major factor in a person’s health and well-being. (Just google Social Relationship and Health -or- Community and Health.) I’ve written about the Gallup WellBeing index before because I find it wonderful and validating and important that two out of five of the Gallup WellBeing Index […]

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Staying Relevant

David Baker from Recources wrote a stunningly great and heartfelt article on Staying Relevant.  It’s well worth the ten minute read. Staying relevant over time is something I think about often. We seem wired to reinvent at Brains on Fire. Just when we think we have a thing or two figured out, we start questioning […]

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Dear ATT.

Tuesday I got really mad at you. Openly mad. I expressed my anger on Twitter. Geez… Which sucks, because anger attracts anger just like happiness attracts happiness. It’s hard to explain really, but I feel like both options for internet and television services in my area are not very, well… people focused or friendly. Charter […]

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Passion + Purpose.

At the end of last year, I had the honor of hearing Joey Rieman speak and also meeting him in person at Brand Manage Camp. He gave me a great book to read — his new book: The Story of Purpose. Well, I finally found the time to read it. And I love it.  We’re […]

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