Decoding the Business Trends for 2016 – Bits, Bytes and Bozos

Every two years I like to put out my predictions of business trends -- with a heavy marketing bias -- for the upcoming year. Reviewing those I made for 2012 and 2014 and now looking at the predictions for 2016, there are some new and exciting factors and technologies that are now coming materially into the foreground. As some…

Digital in the retail space – Friend or Foe? Alexander McQueen flagship showcase

I made a presentation on behalf of Golden Eyes (CRM specialist services) at the Institute for French Merchandising (IFM) this week.  The presentation was entitled (in French): Digital in the Retail Space - Friend or Foe?  During the presentation I spoke about a few recent cases of how digital has been used in stores in London…

Robin Block – The power of video for the individual and the brand

Minter Dialogue #39 This interview is with Robin Block (@RobinBlock), founder of Red Sky Vision, an award winning production company based in England and specializing in thought leadership films, corporate communications and animations. I met Robin and experienced his talent at interviewing first hand to cut an interview in advance of a keynote speech I…