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Blog: Big broadcasters, big data, big job ahead

PHD’s Rob Young examines the data disconnect that’s keeping media people awake at night.

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Blog: Lessons from Content Marketing World 2016

Blue Ant Media’s director of branded content solutions Andrew Lane on why it’s time to stop flirting and get serious about content marketing.

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Blog: Making sense of influencer pricing

Influicity founder and CEO Jonathan Davids breaks down the basics of how exactly you should be calculating your online celebrity costs.

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Working the reputation game: blog

Departing MiC news editor Sonya Fatah on why big-picture studies about Canadian cities are data points in the business of hyper-targeting.

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Blog: The battle for cross-platform data

PHD’s Rob Young says addressability places the internet in conflict with all legacy media, and so far it’s winning.

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Cannes 2016: The power of empathy

DentsuBos’ Canada Young Lions winners on their #Cannes2016 takeaway – the power of the human mind to meaningfully use technology and data.

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Cannes 2016: An outsiders first-time view on the festival

Charles-Etienne Morier, VP of digital media at Touche!, on his takeaways from the week.

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Cannes 2016: What is the future of the Lions?

Cossette Media’s Brooke Leland on why the festival should endure in its physical form.

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Cannes 2016: A first-time judge on her festival experience

Maxus Canada’s president Ann Stewart on the way forward for Canadian Cannes’ submissions.

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Cannes 2016: The elephant on the Croisette

Mindshare’s Armin Huska on how ad blocking is dominating the conversation at Cannes, and how the industry ought to respond to the issue.

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Are millennials Lilliputians?

PHD Canada’s Rob Young debunks myths around the imagined community of Lilliputians (aka millennials).

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Upfronts 2016: a Canadian buyer’s verdict

PHD Canada’s Melissa Kotsopoulos (pictured) on the evolution of a new data-based currency for ad delivery and a move towards reduced ad loads in the U.S. market.

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CW upfront 2016: Network shoots for a super fall

Mindshare’s Tonia Beale reports on the network’s two new shows for its 10th anniversary season. (pictured: new pickup Supergirl)

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CBS upfront 2016: equal parts comedy, drama

UM Canada’s Julie McMillan on how Big Bang is factoring into the network’s schedule, its first in 16 years without a CSI series.

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ABC upfront 2016: a Notorious new Thursday, more family fare

Mindshare Canada’s Tonia Beale reports on the company’s presentation and new additions to its drama and comedy slate (Quantico pictured).