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Tom Fishburne is the Marketoonist.

He makes funny about all things marketing, with clever pieces like this one, plus solid marketing savvy besides. He’s a powerful influencer. He gave the keynote at Google’s marketing conference in September, and SXSW ranked his 2012 talk No. 3 among 500 speakers. Although he’s drawn a lot of great ones, what was timely for me about this cartoon in particular was that I’d just had two “I’ll-have-what-she’s-having” situations that week…. Read more…

If you want to make an omelette, you have to break some eggs.

What keeps this bromide from being a full-blown cliché is the suck-it-up attitude that says: to have something of value, you have to give something up.

You have to break through.

The task is deceptively easy. The way eggs pretend to be fragile.

It actually takes 52 pounds of pressure to break an egg vertically, and 92 pounds to break them horizontally. And when you tap one against another, only one will crack, as if some built-in preservation system is at play.

Eggs are smart…. Read more…