Why is October the one month that gets its brand bastardized? And why is August so forgotten? In episode #12 of A Spark From The Anvil the topic of brand guidelines tries to make sense of it all.
Episode #10 of A Spark From The Anvil gets a bit geeky with flags, and the World Cup.
Do you know what an apple looks like? What it really looks like? In episode number 7 of A Spark From The Anvil Joe asks the question and then ponders the results.
In episode number 6 of A Spark From The Anvil, Joe shares his views on why Washington is so divided. Pull up another chair at the dinner table and ask for a second helping of the steak, because it's not rocket science, but the revelation does deal with compassion, common sense, and the ability to listen.
What do surgeons have in common with art directors? Well very little. Joe explains in episode number 5 of A Spark From The Anvil, and we get inspired by others along the way.
In episode 4 of Sparks from the Anvil the strategy of basketball comes into question. Spoiler alert, it has nothing to do the plays that the coach draws up or how the players execute.
In episode 3 of Sparks from the Anvil the age old question of "what comic book franchise is better", is put to the ultimate test. By how the companies treat their own brand, and as a DC fan, this one hurts.
We all rent stuff. Some pay actual money to temporarily rent a car or an apartment . Some pay the price in mental stress from pressures at work and oddball coworkers. Episode number 2 from A Spark From The Anvil, Joe talks about renting and um, how can that possibly relate?
On this inaugural episode of A Spark From The Anvil, Joe talks about baseball, branding and billboards and why it just might be a good idea to root for a team that's a lost cause.