Tag: Observations

How do marketers continue to attract valuable millennials to brands when what they want is instant gratification? (more…)

The future is happening whether we like it or not. John and Deven discuss why you can’t proof against the future – but you can innovate for it. Here’s how to get prepared. (more…)

As we rounded the corner in the center of the ancient city, he stopped in his tracks, awestruck. Dumbfounded as the Duomo came into view, my third eldest stood wide eyed and speechless. (more…)

An ancient crossroads becomes a modern reality-check

Flipping through the vinyl records in Bradlees felt like an adventure every time. So much to explore just beyond that cellophane cover and colorful sleeve. Anticipating the crack of the needle as it found its groove. Speakers ready, the waiting almost over. (more…)

The piazza glistened with just-fallen rain. The cobbles seemed to soak up the moisture and lay a bit more proud – “how good we look today” with all this shine and glimmer. Buildings that had stood here for hundreds of years took it all in establishing the boundaries. Just another day. Another chapter. (more…)

Papers flapping from the wind and whirl of people passing by. Browned and aged and discolored by the Venetian sun. Gathered together, one on top of the other, clamoring for individual attention. Handwritten, layered notes and messages exclaiming joy and happiness and memories made. (more…)