How a Giant Armadillo Teaches us Survival Instincts for Marketers
Now, I will admit I did not run into one of these guys myself recently, but I did run into a distant cousin when I was on vacation in Venice Florida. I visit Florida quite often and I have been chased by a wild boar, yes you to can win a free ticket to meet a badass wild boar on a nature trail. On New Year's Eve when escorting my parents home, outside of the church I saw a huge boar, there's something to be said for being sober on December 31st. The last time I had a natural experience was with an armadillo and I was alone driving back from a family outing so it was 96 F I saw a small armadillo which blew my lunch right up my nostril before I knew what it was am armadilloes. To my horror, I almost hit and I it and it curled up in a ball but I frightened with the poor fellow with my hysterical scream. I didn't know so I tapped it with my stick screamed when I realized what it was, yikes. 🐾 The last time I had a natural experience was with an armadillo and I was alone driving back from a family outing so it was 96 F I saw a small armadillo which blew my lunch right up my nostril before I knew what it was. I got to thinking, how has this amazing creature survived given it is one of the oldest living mammals?
How has it survived? The obvious answers come to mind that it's got to be intelligence or instincts. I also started to think Wow, these guys have to be resilient in some way that they staved off the threats of humans. Does survival of the fittest address the plight of the Large Armadillo or what's secret and I think about marketing, automation, and startups surviving so I thought maybe this incredible animal exhibits some qualities that we could emulate when it comes to surviving the in the business of marketing. I admit you did not wake up with this burning question, however, everyone offers their pearls of wisdom on trends social media, search engine optimization or blogging. I promise that I am going to try to keep this a bit whimsical and simple so that you may