Think About This with Shelly Palmer & Ross Martin

Think About This with Shelly Palmer & Ross Martin

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Shelly Palmer, Ross Martin and some of the world’s most intriguing people will challenge you to think differently about business, money, culture, technology, media, marketing and more. The more you listen. The less you know.


Breaking News About Adweek
Aug 30 • 29 min
Shelly and Ross chat with Lisa Granatstein, Editor, SVP, Programming of Adweek about, well… everything! Now available on video http://thinkaboutthis.tv Follow Shelly @shellypalmer Follow Ross @RossMartin1 Follow Think About This @thinkaboutthis Learn more…
Verizon: Ready for business unusual
Aug 5 • 32 min
Shelly and Ross chat with Tami Erwin, EVP & CEO, Verizon Business Group about the programs and products available to help small businesses get through the pandemic and beyond. Now available on video http://thinkaboutthis.tv Follow Shelly @shellypalmer…
Ready for Peacock? NBCU Is Changing The Game
Jul 22 • 36 min
“When everything is at stake, all of us are stakeholders.” Shelly and Ross speak to Linda Yaccarino, Chairman of Advertising and Partnerships for NBCUniversal, about the marketing industry’s unique opportunity to rapidly evolve, what real transformation…
The Business Inside the Game
Jul 8 • 31 min
Baron Davis, two-time NBA All-Star, chats with Shelly & Ross about his career on and off the court. Now available on video http://thinkaboutthis.tv Follow Shelly @shellypalmer Follow Ross @RossMartin1 Follow Think About This @thinkaboutthis Learn more at…
Fighting Systemic AI Bias
Jun 18 • 36 min
Shelly and Ross talk with Google AI’s Barak Turovsky about inherent AI bias and what is being done to correct it. Now available on video http://thinkaboutthis.tv Follow Shelly @shellypalmer Follow Ross @RossMartin1 Follow Think About This @thinkaboutthis…
Don’t Outsource Your Integrity
Jun 11 • 31 min
Actor, writer, producer and activist Orlando Jones joins Shelly and Ross to face the injustice of racism — and what we can actually do about it. (S3EP06) Now available on video http://thinkaboutthis.tv Follow Shelly @shellypalmer Follow Ross @RossMartin1…
Can you tell me how to get to Sesame Street?
Jun 3 • 25 min
Shelly and Ross talk with Samantha Maltin, CMO of Sesame Workshop. (S3EP05) Now available on video http://thinkaboutthis.tv Follow Shelly @shellypalmer Follow Ross @RossMartin1 Follow Think About This @thinkaboutthis Learn more at…
Ratings Are Up!
May 27 • 30 min
Shelly & Ross chat with Dave Kenny, CEO of Nielsen — one of the world’s largest media and marketing research firms — about TV ratings during the pandemic and more. Plus: does Ross really have an ice cream window? Now available on video…
The Extra Guacamole Episode
May 20 • 28 min
Shelly & Ross chat with Chris Brandt, CMO of Chipotle Mexican Grill, about the organization’s billion dollar digital business and how they made it happen. Plus, we get the answer to the most pressing Chipotle question: Why is Guacamole extra? (S03EP03)…
Operation Dark Winter
May 13 • 29 min
Shelly and Ross talk with Col. John Fenzel (Ret.) about pandemic scenario planning, why we were not prepared, and what we can do now. America is about to “reopen.” But where’s the playbook? Some say we haven’t been here before… but we have. Col. Fenzel…
Masks for the Masses
May 6 • 32 min
Shelly and Ross talk with Pastor Mike McBride, chair of The Black Church Pac and the national Live Free campaigns, and internationally recognized peacemaker and co-founder of Life Camp, Erica Ford, about the “Masks for the Masses” campaign and how they…
Wild About Harry
Apr 29 • 32 min
As we move into another month of staying at home, Shelly and Ross thought we could use some levity and inspiration. Today, we meet Ross’s mentor, Harry Oppenheimer. Plus, staying sane by playing music and building nature trails. (S02EP13) Now available on…
The Birth Of The New Economy
Apr 23 • 37 min
Shelly and Ross talk with Rachel Tipograph, founder of MikMak and Gina Bianchini, founder of Mighty Networks, about using the right tools to pivot and grow your business. Plus, how you can get more of your money back from the government. (S02EP12) Now…
The Death Of The Old Economy
Apr 15 • 24 min
Shelly and Ross talk about the economic impact of the pandemic, how their biggest clients are fighting back, and how businesses large and small can prepare for the new economy. Plus, insights and advice to help you position yourself for post-pandemic…
We Shall Overcome: The Passoveaster Episode
Apr 8 • 31 min
Ever been to a virtual holiday dinner in the middle of a pandemic? How about an online wedding, funeral or religious circumcision? Last week’s episode inspired a firestorm of anti-Semitism, so on this episode we’re “doubling down” with one of the most…
Quarantining The Hate
Apr 2 • 27 min
Is our self-quarantine bringing us closer together, or tearing us further apart? How can technology help us to combat hate? This week, we’re talking to Jonathan Greenblatt, the CEO of the ADL (Anti-Defamation League), to get those answers and to learn…
Choco Tacos in a Time of Digital Reckoning
Mar 26 • 33 min
How does a commercial behemoth overcome the challenges of our new global reality? If the digital reckoning has truly arrived, is it time for us to rethink… everything? We are eating a whole lotta Choco Tacos and talking to Rob Master, VP Media and Digital…
How to Work from Home Like a Badass
Mar 19 • 37 min
We’re cooped up at home, practicing social distancing and self-quarantining, yet the world goes on. How do you keep up? Shelly & Ross explain how to work from home like a badass while maintaining your productivity (and your sanity). Also: What’s in the…
Thinking Outside the (Cardboard) Box
Mar 12 • 27 min
What’s the ideal gift for a two-year-old’s birthday? How can you repurpose that Amazon box you just got delivered? What’s your creativity quotient? Shelly and Ross talk to Nirvan Mullick, the filmmaker behind the viral short film “Caine’s Arcade” about a…
The Business Of Twitter
Mar 5 • 45 min
What is the best way for brands to get the most out of Twitter? Shelly and Ross take flight with Stacy Minero, Global Head of Twitter ArtHouse and Sarah Personette, VP Global Client Solutions at Twitter for the answer. Plus, what we can do about COVID-19…
Shelly Does The Renegade Dance
Feb 27 • 26 min
Is this your first rodeo? What happens when a company gets knocked to the ground and comes back stronger than before? Shelly and Ross get the answer from Dubsmash co-founder Suchit Dash. Plus, how can you have a trade show during a coronavirus pandemic?…
El Futuro Del Marketing?
Feb 21 • 30 min
How do kids know the difference between good and bad marketing? Join Shelly and Ross as they break down what makes Encantos Media such an award-winning juggernaut, with their CEO, Steven Wolfe Pereira. Plus, who is watching your kids build Legos? (S2EP03)…
Is Sex With A Robot Cheating?
Feb 14 • 23 min
The candles are lit, the champagne’s on ice and… the love of your life isn’t human? Join Shelly, Ross and Alexa on a Valentine’s Day journey to make sense of deep fake sex and the new sex tech that brings private joy to millions. Westworld? Her? EX…
AI Rock Musicians Demand Virtual Brown M&Ms
Feb 6 • 25 min
Can you sign an AI to a recording contract? Should you? How about hiring an AI recording engineer? Is its work Grammy-eligible? Shelly and Ross talk about the Grammys and how AI-models are starting to impact the music we hear. Ross’s son Theo shows off…
When Is A Taco Not A Taco?
Jan 31 • 22 min
We’ve got some exclusive, “breaking” news about Taco Bell. But first, we’ll get you thinking outside the bun as we enjoy an immersive consumer experience with Jennifer Arnoldt, Taco Bell’s Sr. Marketing Director, Retail Engagement + Experience and Rob…
The Real Story Behind Ivanka Trump’s CES 2020 Keynote
Jan 23 • 27 min
Gary Shapiro, CEO of the Consumer Technology Association, lit a firestorm when he chose Ivanka Trump to keynote at CES, the world’s largest trade show. On this episode, he defends Ivanka, takes on China, and shares his views on the future of work,…
The Human Side of Facebook
Jan 15 • 29 min
A deep conversation with Carolyn Everson, VP Global Business Group at Facebook, recorded live on stage at the Shelly Palmer Innovation Series Summit, the toughest ticket at CES 2020. We explore the reality of autonomous vehicles and reveal a bit of a…
The 8K Hot Dog
Jan 8 • 23 min
Think about this… We are at CES 2020 in Las Vegas, learning all about what’s next in the world of consumer electronics. This got us thinking… what did people in the past think the future would look like? Strap yourselves into your (self-driving, of…
CES – The world’s biggest tech show
Dec 20, 2019 • 25 min
Think about this… We’re chatting with Karen Chupka, who runs CES, about what’s new, what’s next, and what makes CES the biggest, most exciting tech show in the world. We’re thinking about the best (and worst) tech gifts ever, the words that should be…
What Is Your Second Act?
Dec 11, 2019 • 32 min
Think about this… Are you at the top… but just getting started? Are your best years still ahead of you? We talk to legendary former NBA Commissioner David Stern, who left the biggest sports league in the world to become the most experienced intern in…
Your Field Guide to an Electronic Holiday
Dec 4, 2019 • 23 min
Think about this… It’s the end of a decade and the start of the holidays. The kids may have no clue about channel surfing, but they know the car of the future… is a truck? Your holiday gifts won’t buy themselves, so what can you buy that won’t totally…
Thanks & Giving
Nov 27, 2019 • 22 min
Thank about this… How do you turn personal tragedy into game-changing impact? Who are the most generous people that nobody knows about? St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital has the worst business model ever… but, somehow, they’re saving the most lives.…
What The Health
Nov 20, 2019 • 26 min
Think about this… Does 5G give you cancer? Would you genetically engineer your kid? Are you ready to be your own doctor? Google now has 2.1 billion reasons to care about your health… will you let them? We asked the CEO of the largest pain relief company…
The Marvels of Human Achievement
Nov 13, 2019 • 32 min
Think About This… Did a drone from a spaceship just deliver your pizza? Did a sugar pill just take away all of your pain? How many trees could you plant in a day? How many ear wiggles could you do in 30 seconds? You may win a lot of cash if you stay off…
The Not Our Fault Episode
Nov 6, 2019 • 31 min
Think about this… is Facebook responsible for fake ads by Donald Trump and Elizabeth Warren? We grilled their very own Carolyn Everson. Should you be mad at Verizon for deleting Yahoo! Groups? And, who’s to blame for your stomach turning into a…
The Crispy Chicken Truth Bomb
Oct 30, 2019 • 25 min
Think About This… because you don’t actually have time for the truth. Do you believe your eyes and ears? Do you know that’s not a real human? Is science true? Does it matter? Come on in: Morgan Spurlock’s serving up a crispy chicken sandwich that’s…
The First Cell Phone Call Ever Made
Oct 16, 2019 • 26 min
Think About This… you actually work for Google, collecting stuff doesn’t make sense anymore, Nike keeps winning, and 5G doesn’t matter. You just invented the cell phone: who ya gonna call? We called Marty Cooper, the guy who actually invented the cell…