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Weekly Round Up: October 5th Steve Jobs, Wall Street, Procrastination and more

Apple CEO Tim Cook pays tribute to Steve Jobs: “His spirit will forever be the foundation of Apple”

Today marks the one-year anniversary of the death of Apple co-founder Steve Jobs, and in a display of remembrance, Apple has updated the front page of its website with a video and message from Apple CEO Tim Cook noting that “His spirit will forever be the foundation of Apple.”

Collect your most inspiring quotes in one place

Looking for the perfect quote to sum up what you’re thinking…. look no further than ChangeMakrs. A cool site I just discovered today that lets you discover new quotes from Actors, Athletes, Designers, Geeks and more.

“Your work is going to fill a large part of your life, and the only way to be truly satisfied is to do what you believe is great work. And the only way to do great work is to love what you do. If you haven’t found it yet, keep looking. Don’t settle. As with all matters of the heart, you’ll know when you find it. And, like any great relationship, it just gets better and better as the years roll on. So keep looking until you find it. Don’t settle.”

Steve Jobs

10 Creative Ways to Use Instagram for Business

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Coming soon, Ravenshoe on Instagram? I’ll keep you posted.

What Business is Wall Street In ?

This is a brilliant piece written by Mark Cuban about how Wall Street has strayed far from its roots of helping businesses earn capital to grow.

There is value to trading automation. It is here to stay. There is absolutely NO VALUE to High Frequency Trading. None. We need to bring our markets back to their original goals of creating capital for business.

KitchenAid Handles Offensive Tweet Crisis Extraordinarily Well

Brands such as Chrysler, Kenneth Cole, andCelebBoutiquehave all made the mistake of tweeting something offensive from the business account, when it clearly was meant for the person’s personal account.

It should be old news by now. The stray tweet, the deletion of said tweet, the apology, and the wildfire spread of people retweeting and making fun of the brand.

And yet…

Mashable ran a play-by-play of what happened with KitchenAid last night.

Video – The Science of Procrastination – And How To Manage It

Mike Wigmore

Mike spends his time, researching keywords, pouring through analytic accounts & trying to stay on top of everything digital. Follow him on twitter @MikeWigmore where he will regale you with stories of marketing & pondering why restaurants love flash websites, or you can visit his Google+ Profile.

One Comment.
  1. Isn’t it crazy it’s been a year since Steve Jobs died? I am really having trouble believing it’s been that long.

    Thanks for including the KitchenAid post here!

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