When someone asks what I do, I usually tell them I am an anthropologist that helps companies find new opportunities for growth and strategic direction. This is most often followed by them asking: “That sounds really interesting. How does digging up dinosaur bones help a company find new opportunities?” It comes from a common misunderstanding: … Continue reading No, I have never dug up a dinosaur… ever.
These are the hushed tones of people celebrity watching. Someone in my office was recently talking about an experience a friend had seeing a celebrity in “real life” Having lived in LA for a bit, I can tell you that few are immune to the odd other-world feeling of seeing someone famous in the flesh. … Continue reading “Quick, look over there. No, don’t stare Dammit!”
… and its all YouTubes fault! OK, not just YouTube, but all the video sites that are emerging. In case you didn’t know, before this it was the Edison recording machines fault, and then it was radios fault, then it was the LP, the cassette, VCR, the CD, the DVD, and of course everything is … Continue reading The profits are falling! The profits are falling!