Be Mindful of Marketing

(credit: Alpha via Flickr)

(credit: Alpha via Flickr)

Mass marketing, as we know it, hasn’t been around all that long.

Convincing us that those things — that aren’t really necessary at all, and maybe even dangerous for us — are not only something we want, but something we have to have has become a part of our culture, and its effect is overwhelming to our abundance (to the positive sometimes, but mostly to the negative).

We seem to assume that mass marketing, which takes up more and more of our time, is OK. I’m suggesting that’s it actually not OK, but it’s up to us, individually, to do something about it.

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