Tag: trends

Major Milestone–Turning 25

The OJ Simpson murder trial. Pixar’s Toy Story. Mel Gibson’s Braveheart.  What do they have in common? They launched during the winter of 1995. So did I. It was January 1995 when I opened the doors of my consulting practice. I had one client signed before I walked into my...

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Book News

Last week, I spent a few days in New York. I was there to query agents for my next book, which draws on an extensive research project I undertook to investigate how we develop our sense of identity in a digital culture, why it’s so different, and what it means...

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Envisioning a Way Forward—Trend Report 2019

Every year, I bury myself. Not literally. I burrow into consumer data and devour breaking research and corporate forecasts. I interview experts and focus group moderators. My desktop is a jumble of notes and Post-Its. But there’s a method to the madness. Tracking the tremors before they turn into trends...

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News: Trend Report will be a Video Series!

After 9 years, I’m excited to announce that beginning in January, the new format for our popular Trend Report will be a video series. Change is good. After all, does anyone really need a giant sheaf of written findings to add to their monstrous stack of things to read? We...

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