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The Robinson Report

The Robinson Report – The VOICE – Silenced

It’s been over a decade. Still – the words hit below the belt.   Voiceover legend Chuck Riley dead at 66.   It probably shouldn’t have – he didn’t know me but I […]

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The Robinson Report – Got Coach?

“In a growth mindset, challenges are exciting rather than threatening. So rather than thinking, oh, I’m going to reveal my weaknesses, you say, wow, here’s a chance to grow.”Carol Dweck, […]

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The Robinson Report – The Risk of Art

“There can’t be art without risk. That’s like expecting children without sex.” Francis Ford Coppola Risk begins early in life.   Just after our daydreamer doodles become mommy art, she posts them […]

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The Robinson Report – The Stand

If you blink, you’ll miss it. Tucked away along Indiana 267 on the Boone – Hamilton County Line in Central Indiana is a farm stand. It doesn’t have a name.  […]

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The Robinson Report – The 5 P’s

“Give me six hours to chop down a tree and I will spend the first four sharpening the axe.” –Abraham Lincoln Last week was another in a long string of […]

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The Robinson Report – The Creative Mistake

“Creativity is allowing yourself to make mistakes.Art is knowing which ones to keep.”Scott Adams (Through Dilbert) There is no ‘perfect’.  The talent bloodbath brought on by Covid-19 has taken out many of our […]

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The Robinson Report – Corn

“Outside another yellow moon punched a hole in the nighttime. I climb through the window and down the street, shining like a new dime.”  Downtown Train – Tom Waits Regardless […]

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The Robinson Report – Utility

It rings inside – like it was yesterday.  As a young talent and just off a record ratings book, the ‘consultant’ came to visit, and outlined that the big audience, […]

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The Robinson Report – Message

“Make it simple. Make it memorable. Make it inviting.”– Leo Burnett Your brand is messy. And – it’s not your fault. The human brain has  seven slots of short-term memory(give or take two […]

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The Robinson Report – The Jungle

 “You don’t have to be satisfied with America as you find it.You can change it.”– Upton SinclairThe Jungle  Budget time – 2021. Yes – Christmas decorations will hit Wal-Mart this month. And budget […]

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