The Brand Hole
About This Show
The Brand Hole is the only brand and business podcast that asks the question, What are the world's biggest brands horny for? Hosts Caitlin Barrett and Mike Albanese look at the good, bad, and straight-up deviant things brands do to get our attention (or hide from it).
Most Recent Episode
Ep 34: Horny for Telling Employees How to Live (w/Paula Pou)
3 days ago
Today, special guest (and Caitlin's business partner) Paula Pou talks about when brands go too far in service of creating "brand experiences": when they tell their employees, like, how to be a person. From personal hygiene to jaywalking to encouraging criticism of fellow employees, brands try to control how employees look, speak, and behave in ways that create a job on top of their actual job.