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Looking for “the one?” We don’t have him.

October 28, 2008


Common preconceptions about the GenXYZ women of the world would tell you that we're all looking for "the one." If you turn on your TV, you will see that, and all have him (Aside: he's a busy guy, I guess if he'...

Bailing out Breakfast?

October 23, 2008


I'm not sure where to begin. I guess I'll start with what Denny's got right (it won't take as long). They're giving consumers who are strapped for cash a good deal on breakfast. Good work. Hungry, broke consumers need good food. Check. Everything ...

Put it on a Post-it: Respect Social Media

October 16, 2008


Today I host a sometimes-guest blogger and my always-awesome friend, Sue. She's the same friend behind being "alone and fat in the lip gloss aisle." Today, Sue has something to say about 3M, social media and post-its... You can find more of what S...

The One to Many Dilemma

October 10, 2008


For the past few weeks, I've been reading The Numerati, a great book by Stephen Baker about how various organizations (politicians, IBM, grocery chains) are trying to translate humanity into numbers in an attempt at more effective target us and ga...

Green with Guilt

October 1, 2008


As many of you know, it's official. I've relocated to the left coast and am happily residing in what the proverbial "they" tell me is the sunniest neighborhood of the foggiest city in the country. I am happy as a clam. California is full of good e...