Skipping The Line On Your Lunch Break

I knew it would be a large number but a whopping 75 percent of office workers eat lunch at their desks as often as two or three times a week.  From my experience, it’s usually about having a big work … Read More

Peeking At Victoria’s Secret

The Human Truth™ of Suggestive Selling™ is:  “I can’t help looking at what’s hot”™. Victoria’s Secrets latest campaign is banking on that to be true.  Of course, they have built their empire on sexiness… no other lingerie house has the … Read More


That moment when the plate is put in front of you.  It’s better than what you imagined when you ordered it.  It’s a thing of beauty. Looks so delicious.  You are already devouring it with your eyes.  What’s next?  Dig … Read More

Summer Cooling Sprays

Summer is almost over. So this blog might be a little late for the heat-stroked people in the South and Mid West of the USA, who endured record breaking heat this year. Although, if you’re like me, you may be … Read More

Gender Neutral Preschool

The aptly named “Egalia” in Stockholm is taking steps to break down gender barriers.  Teachers will not address the children as “him or “her”, preferring the word “friends” rather than girls and boys. “Society expects girls to be girlie, nice … Read More

Nano Bugs – You Know, For Kids!

Enterprising geeks turn their passion for robotics and bugs into successful and educational toy. HEXBUG is a fun example of how Green Echo™ doesn’t always have to be about high concept biomimicry science experiments.  Like this crazy bullet proof skin … Read More

Stylish 3D Eyewear

Private Pampering™ is not about needs… it’s wants.  You might need food but you want to treat yourself to a gourmet meal. You might need clothing, but you want the designer esteem boost.  Well that’s why these glasses fit perfectly … Read More

Stretching Out The Weekend

Ahhhhhh Cali.  As my Midwestern relatives would say: “If they picked up America and shook it, all the fruits and nuts would would end up in California.”    …or something like that, I wasn’t listening. I was too busy thinking of … Read More

Domino’s Wins A Brand Champion For Life

Most companies develop “brand champions” with consistently great service, recognition of fans or even creating special VIPs of “influencers”. Nobody could have ever predicted how Domino’s Pizza’s latest brand champ came about. If you have a moment you should really … Read More

A “Location Aware” Musical Experience

Bluebrain (brothers Hays and Ryan Holladay) are doing something that really got me excited in a way that doesn’t come around too often.  It’s that kind of feeling you have when you hear of an idea that is so original … Read More