Notes on Social From the QuickTrip Pump

Notes on Social From the QuickTrip Pump

Standing at the QuickTrip yesterday pumping gas, I had an out of body experience. I was looking at an advertisement for the latest sugary coffee concoction that I could buy inside the convenience store. The sign read “mmmm” or something along those lines. The only...
Rise of the Individual

Rise of the Individual

It’s 18,000 years ago and a man with tallow torch and leather bags full of ground powders enters a limestone cave on the sweeping cliffs of Northern Spain. No one has  asked him to do this, he just decides to go. His heart beats wildly in the dark. He plunges deep...
Where’s The B2B?

Where’s The B2B?

Back when I was a kid there was a hamburger chain that ran a successful campaign asking consumers, “Where’s the beef?” While competitors offered a larger menu, variety and expanded drinks and dessert options, this chain kept to their bread and butter of making quality...
Jack the Pumpkin King on Workplace Innovation

Jack the Pumpkin King on Workplace Innovation

In “The Nightmare Before Christmas”, Tim Burton’s stop-motion film classic, Jack, the Pumpkin King grows bored with being the ruler of just one holiday.  After another successful Halloween, Jack confides in song that  he is bored with Halloween, and feels “there must...