Monthly Archives: April 2020

The April 27 – May 3, 2020, edition of Brian Cormier’s Weekly Update is out!

Click here for this week’s newsletter. To subscribe, please fill out the form in the upper right-hand corner of my website. In this week’s edition:
– Robin Hood runs out of iconic yellow flour bags
– CBC Radio’s Under the Influence: Movie merchandising
– Consumer disinfectant brands horrified by suggestions that ingesting them may cure COVID-19
– Is sleep a secret key to business success?
– British Columbia’s provincial health officer gets her own shoe
– Anne with an E fans mount aggressive campaign to save show
– No, you can’t catch COVID-19 through 5G Internet connections
– Fashion trend: Rose gold hair
– Mother’s Day is on Sunday, May 10
… and quotes of the week, trivia, links to interesting articles and more!

The April 20-26, 2020, edition of Brian Cormier’s Weekly Update is out!

Click here for this week’s newsletter. To subscribe, please fill out the form in the upper right-hand corner of my website. In this week’s edition:
– Land O’Lakes drops Native American woman from butter packaging
– CBC Radio’s Under the Influence: Advertising torture tests and a look at great brands
– New! We Regret to Inform You – The Rejection Podcast
– Alcoholics Anonymous continues to support its members online
– Bank of Canada asks retailers to continue accepting cash
– People are getting “down and dirty” during the pandemic
– Did you interact with false COVID-19 information on Facebook? If so, Facebook will let you know.
– Samsung TV packaging gets second life as a house for your cat
– Think PSAs about coughing and sneezing are new? Think again. They’ve been around forever!
– Mother’s Day is on Sunday, May 10
… and quotes of the week, trivia, links to interesting articles and more!

The April 6-19, 2020, edition of Brian Cormier’s Weekly Update is out!

Click here for this week’s newsletter. To subscribe, please fill out the form in the upper right-hand corner of my website. In this week’s edition:
– Happy Easter!
– Beware of Zoom-bombers who hijack meetings with profanity… and more!
– CBC Radio’s Under the Influence: Exploring the world of online reviews
– Thinking about moving to an isolated rural area to escape COVID-19? Don’t pack your bags just yet!
– People didn’t always wash their hands – even doctors!
– Dolly Parton is reading children’s books at bedtime on Thursdays
– Museum seeking volunteers to transcribe historical documents
– Jigsaw puzzles make a comeback during COVID-19 crisis
– Leslie Jordan’s entertaining updates will keep you smiling!
– COVID-19 puts a temporary halt to careers of Disney princesses
… and quotes of the week, trivia, links to interesting articles and more!