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Why a little battle for the sexes is good for innovative design and better selling products. Everything is personal nowadays, even business. Maybe a little too personal; especially when sex enters the workplace creating imbalance or counter-productivity. With women yielding the largest demographic for sales in any product or service category, can your company afford......
Hiring an in-house or freelance designer is a daunting task, but these essential 7 practices are the keys to actually getting your intended innovation and productive value from those designers. Clearly articulate your design criteria Failure in design is most often failure in communication. Miscommunication of company goals, brand promise and target market understanding. You......
  Exposure to an executive business training seminar called Freedom School leaves lasting lessons. Recruited fresh out of Rhode Island School of Design, I excitedly started my first real industry job working for textile giant Milliken & Co. in Abbeville, South Carolina. As if it wasn’t shocking enough to go from New England to the......
For starters, you need to stop overthinking it. Organizations and entrepreneurs are looking for ways to encourage more innovative thinking. But, according to John Assaraf of The Secret and MyNeuroGym.com, thinking is the problem–the process of thinking actually “by definition cancels out the neural process of creativity,” effectively killing innovation. Here he sheds light on the brain processing required......
Time to put a ring on it (and a camera in it) to share the moment you pop-the-question. Love is in the air and popping-the-question videos are on my social media feed all the time. I expect that more now that Valentine’s Day is approaching. I am truly amazed by all the effort and expense......
Forget passive income use a podcast to attract clients and dominate your market instead. Podcasting is continuing to trend as one of the hottest marketing opportunities for entrepreneurs and experts. Anyone who’s anyone wants to be interviewed on a podcast – even the President. But unless a high-powered guest propels your podcast to millions of......