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The Octopus Movement Manifesto

If you’ve ever felt like you can’t be put in a box or that you’re talented at too many things, there’s a place for you in The Octopus Movement.

Welcome friend.

I'm Eran Thomson: Wordsmith, Idea Machine and Joy Pusher.

Thanks for being here. I am a writer, creative director, and innovator. Some of the businesses I’ve founded are Zuper, LMA, PowerProv, and Song Saga. I also host a 3-minute podcast and regularly make fun of my wife. If you like to smile, subscribe.

Welcome friend.

I'm Eran Thomson: Wordsmith, Idea Machine and Joy Pusher.

Thanks for being here. I am a writer, creative director, and innovator. Some of the businesses I’ve founded are Zuper, LMA, PowerProv, and Song Saga. I also host a 3-minute podcast and regularly make fun of my wife. If you like to smile, subscribe.

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The Octopus Movement Manifesto

If you’ve ever felt like you can’t be put in a box or that you’re talented at too many things, there’s a place for you in The Octopus Movement.

Eran Thomson, Smiling at Strangers, Smiles are infections, smiling is good for your health, health benefits of smiling

Smiling at Strangers

You might think something as simple as sharing an infectious smile with a stranger is too weird, too awkward, or too hard, but it shouldn’t be.

IITYWYBMAB - Eran Thomson

IITYWYBMAB

IITYWYBMAB – Curious? Confused? Think you know but looking for confirmation? Ask Eran Thomson. He’ll set you straight… if you say yes.

Eran Thomson at the Melbourne International Comedy Festival - The Near Death Experience

The Near Death Experience

Master Storyteller, The Moth Finalist, and Founder of Australia’s fastest-growing comedy school, Eran Thomson, takes to the stage to recount all 17 times he’s nearly died (along with a few close calls) in his action-packed hour-long Australian debut.

Eran Thomson Comedy Writer Director Commercial Video Ads Advertising Award Winning Cannes, Clios, DNAD, AWARD

I Got Stuck in the Chimney

I’m excited to be joining the team at Chimney. Partly because it means I get to make more funny things, but also because their Scandinavian origins mean that I can talk like the Swedish Chef in meetings.

Dhal Burglar Film Poster Director: Eran Thomson

Stick Steadi-Cams, iPhones & Elephants

Channeling my inner MacGyver led to the invention of the “Stick Steadi-Cam,” that was featured in an Apple Store seminar on iPhone filmmaking. The films it was used on is a wonderful souvenir from a wonderful trip to Sri Lanka.

ERAN THOMSON - Hands off my Hat - Article, Hat Etiquette, Rules, for the modern cowboy

Hands Off The Hat

The social etiquette of when and where it’s acceptable for a man to wear a hat, and the occasions on which a gentleman is expected to take his hat off are generally agreed upon. What is less agreed upon, however, is when it’s OK for someone else to take a man’s hat off

Fuck Perfection at Eran Thomson. dot com

E.T. on: Mistakes

“I’ve never made a mistake in my life, but there’s a stack of things I’ll never do again.”

Good Morning Dreamer™ - Eran Thomson's weird and wonderful dreams

Good Morning Dreamer

I’ve been told repeatedly that my dreams are crazy. That I should have them analysed. That I might be nuts. That I should write them down

Luke the Rat by Eran Thomson

Luke the Rat

This book is a compendium of the emails I sent out over the course of several years that I fought the disease, along with some of the many touching and important responses from people who received them. It also includes general notes and journal entries, as well as stories about the people in my life, without whom I would surely already be dead.

Fuck Perfection at Eran Thomson. dot com

E.T. on: Mistakes

“I’ve never made a mistake in my life, but there’s a stack of things I’ll never do again.”