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I’m Going to Join Jen Hatmaker In the Basement

I avoid writing about politics and culture wars here, and it's because, frankly, the arguments from both sides often annoy me. Occasionally, someone who writes far better than I do is able to articulate what I wish I could say, and in regards to the current debacle over Dan Cathy and Chick-fil-A, Jen Hatmaker has done that job quite well. Here's a clipping... So a business leader is no longer entitled to an opinion, even one that roughly half of America shares? Is that …

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Another Cool Chick-fil-A Inspired Music Video

Writing and singing songs about Chick-fil-A has almost reached meme-level, but for a spicy chicken lover like myself, they never get old. I've featured other music videos about my favorite restaurant before, but here's a cool new offering... …

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Learning from the Launch of Chick-fil-A's Spicy Chicken Sandwich

When I see a Holstein cow (the black and white kind), I think of chicken! That's because of the ingenious branding and marketing efforts of Chick-fil-A. They've created a truly remarkable product, but the product is only the beginning of the story. Chick-fil-A has created a remarkable experience! With the recent launch of their newest product, the spicy chicken sandwich, Chick-fil-A rolled out the red carpet for their loyal fans and followers. They don't just sell chicken …

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Don’t Just Market for Attention – Call for Devotion

This morning, I met a friend at our local Chick-fil-A and had the privilege of meeting the owner, Mark Hufford. We talked briefly about the company and its brand story as well as its leader, Dan Cathy. I then sent this tweet… Being treated like royalty with @JoshuaRamsey at Bentonville @chickfila, store # 2234. Thanks @dancathy!! For me, and for plenty of others, Chick-fil-A has my devotion. I’m a loyal supporter, and it’s more than liking a particular restaurant’s …

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Tim Hawkins – God Bless You, Chick-fil-A

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Takeaways from Radicalis Day #4

So why the delay between my Day 3 post and this one? Well, I had to leave Radicalis early on Friday to catch a flight. I found out in Orange County that my connecting flight in Atlanta had already been cancelled (becuase of the forecast of snow). No biggie - my wife booked me a room in Atlanta. The next day? Mayhem. My second flight out was cancelled and my third flight out I missed because I was standing in line for seven hours to get a boarding pass. Did I complain? …

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I’m In Love with Chick-fil-A

First, the entertaining video, then my thoughts... I consider myself a self-appointed Chick-fil-A brand evangelist, and there are several things I think other businesses, and even churches, can learn from what I've observed. Here are some reasons why I love Chick-fil-A for more than just their awesome chicken sandwiches... …

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