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The Iconist by Jamie Mustard
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Oct 01, 2019 | ISBN 9781948836418

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“Human attention span is today and forever’s scarcity. Jamie Mustard saw the trend early. He studied and lived it deeply. He cracked the code. The Iconist is a must-read for all entrepreneurs, venture capitalists, CEOs and shapers of opinion.”

—Rich Karlgaard, publisher for Forbes 

The Iconist is a standout.”

—William C. Taylor, cofounder, FAST COMPANY

“A roadmap for each of us to be heard in the noise of our new digital lives.”

—Daniel H. Pink, New York Times bestselling author of Drive

“A powerful book filled with profound and pragmatic insights. Mustard single-handedly shatters the mystique surrounding successful branding and disruption. A must-read for those who aspire to be on the vanguard of change.”

—Rebecca D. Costa, author, The Watchman’s Rattle

“The tricky thing about simplicity is it’s hard. Making anything seem easy takes a lot of careful work. Connecting dots across music, cultures, genres, disciplines, decades and centuries, Jamie Mustard shows off the strength of simplicityhow it inspires, endures and can be applied every day.”

—Ryan White, author, Springsteen: Album by Album and Jimmy Buffett: A Good Life All the Way

“There is no one better at getting the world to understand what you have to offer.”

—Holt McCallany, star of Mind Hunters on Netflix 

“Jamie can make anyone STAND OUT in a transparent and iconic way.”

—Bibi McGill, lead guitarist and musical director for Beyonce 

“Jamie is a revolutionary thinker and a rare human being.”

—Dr. Donna Schuurman, executive director emeritus, The Dougy Center for Grieving Children and Families

“My work needed power and clarity that would get noticed – Jamie’s understanding of Icons and Blocks changed everything.”

—Jeanie Coyle, former SVP of HR at Bank of America and American Express, founder of Worktelligence, and author of Make Talent Your Business 

“Jamie is truly an Iconist. He can teach anyone to stand out and grab attention no matter what they do.”

—Kevin Carroll, bestselling author, speaker, and social Change Agent 

“Jamie’s codification of Icons explain why all art works and generates interest, or fails to hit the mark.”

—Melanie Pullen, globally influential artist and photographer for The Getty Museum


“The Iconist, compels questions of great urgency and relevance to the health of the social matrix that gives our lives meaning and purpose. It is excellent.”

—Dr. Shauna H Springer, PhD, world’s leading authority on PTSD and Moral Injuries

“In a marketplace that’s more crowded, noisy, and confusing than ever, it’s harder than ever to stand out and be noticed—whether you’re designing a product, selling a service, or marketing yourself. Jamie Mustard offers a remarkable set of provocative ideas and a collection of engaging case studies to meet the defining business challenge of our time. The Iconist is itself a standout, as useful as it is original.” 

—William C. Taylor, cofounder and founding editor of Fast Company and author of Simply Brilliant

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