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All posts by Adam Skikne

Adam Skikne currently works at studio4332 (www.studio4332.com) as a copywriter. Like most people in advertising, he is waiting for the inevitable death of traditional media so that clients can spend more money on cool digital things. He’s hopeful, yet skeptical, about social but is more excited about mobile. One day, he will have enough money for an Android phone as well as all the hidden data costs. Until then, he has a Blackberry and a very nice Android T-shirt. You can follow him on Twitter, but be warned: he’s not that exciting.
  • What Steve Jobs can teach us about hacking charisma

    Olivia Fox Cabane makes her living by teaching people the skills needed to be charismatic, influential and persuasive. During her career, she’s been invited to speak at Harvard, MIT, Google and the United Nations. And through her new book, The Charisma Myth: How Anyone Can Master the Art and Science of Personal Magnetism, Cabane wants to change the way you think about charisma. While most people think charisma is so something you’re either born with it or you’re not, Cabane believes that charisma is nothing more than a set of attitudes, skills and behaviours that can not only be practiced...