This idea went down the toilet

They’re blue, smelly and are about 4 feet deep by 4 feet wide.  A Porta Potty.  The “other” blue box in American life.  We use them, cause…well you need one. How do we make these public toilets better? Maybe make them clear, bigger and glow with cool colors.  ??? In Tokyo they approached the problem differently:  They’re made of smart […]

When it comes to advertising…who matters more?

Facebook will sport a permanent new look  in early September. You may have been toggling in and out of it for a while now.  Soon, it’s a permanent change.  The sell job on it is it’s a cleaner feel with quicker access to many features in a less cluttered way.  I’ve seen comment pieces that it’s presenting a major […]

I’ll drink to this holiday

Today (8/28) is the National USA celebration day of this tasty drink. Red Wine!Here’s something that been around for thousands of years…from China, Greece, Sicily; the oldest winery was found in Armenia.  And red wine was the every-episode fav of Cersei and Tyrion Lannister in “Game of Thrones” and was the go-to ceremonial taste in Egypt. […]

What’s up with your inbox?

Every morning, I make the first of many cups of coffee and dig into email.  Today, I have one note with the cure for a leaky gut, one that will fix my gutters…a low rate for veteran’s insurance…a deal for home windows and another with a new cleaner for a CPAP machine.  I rent an apartment, […]

People HATE change…but still use it

Most marketing and business thought leaders will tell you: People hate change. Except about HALF of use love it.  Pocket change that is and we have a BIG shortage. You may think, just use Apple pay, or an app or your credit card.  Data shows still about half of us use cash for transactions under $10.  But due to […]