PHL 458 WEEK 2 Think Different Exercise

In 1997, Apple, Inc. supported its “Think Different” marketing campaign with a 1-minute commercial featuring black-and-white footage of 17 iconic 20th-century personalities. The commercial was conceptualized by the Los Angeles-based advertising agency TBWA/Chiat/Day.

Find a copy of this commercial, also known as the “Crazy Ones” commercial, on the Internet and watch it.

Identify the 17 individuals shown in the background and, as a team, discuss the following questions:

  • What did each of the individuals contribute to the world?
  • How was each of these contributions rooted in creative thinking that is how did each change existing paradigms of seeing or experiencing the world?
  • Are there defining characteristics shared among all or most of the individuals?
  • What is the value of imagination and thinking outside the box with regard to their contributions?

Summarize your findings in a 350- to 700-word word paper and be prepared to discuss them in class.

Format your summary consistent with APA guidelines.

PHL 458 WEEK 2 Think Different Exercise

PHL 458 WEEK 2 Think Different Exercise

In 1997, Apple, Inc. supported its “Think Different” marketing campaign with a 1-minute commercial featuring black-and-white footage of 17 iconic 20th-century personalities. The commercial was conceptualized by the Los Angeles-based advertising agency TBWA/Chiat/Day.

Find a copy of this commercial, also known as the “Crazy Ones” commercial, on the Internet and watch it.

Identify the 17 individuals shown in the background and, as a team, discuss the following questions:

  • What did each of the individuals contribute to the world?
  • How was each of these contributions rooted in creative thinking that is how did each change existing paradigms of seeing or experiencing the world?
  • Are there defining characteristics shared among all or most of the individuals?
  • What is the value of imagination and thinking outside the box with regard to their contributions?

Summarize your findings in a 350- to 700-word word paper and be prepared to discuss them in class.

Format your summary consistent with APA guidelines.

PHL 458 WEEK 2 Think Different Exercise

PHL 458 WEEK 2 Think Different Exercise