The #MeToo movement was overdue. It’s about time that men and women who sexually harass, intimidate or otherwise try to make other people’s lives miserable are finally being taken to task.
The list of sexual predators from the doctor who abused Olympic gymnasts to a noted Hollywood producer who preyed on rising starlets is too long to list. Most have issued apologies – sort of. But do the weasel words like “…I’m sorry I caused pain” qualify as an apology?
Are apologies even relevant anymore? Read More→
It’s true. Just think about Coke’s Big Idea of some 30 years ago. The company decided to change Coca-Cola’s formula and launched New Coke. Fans of old Coke were so enraged that the company completely backtracked. It’s considered one of the biggest blunders in corporate history. Little ideas we don’t hear about for obvious reasons.
As the creative director at my old agency often said, “There are no big ideas, or little ideas, only powerful ideas.” Read More→
It’s March and we’re celebrating Women’s History Month but 2018 is turning out to be the year of the woman.
In January, the Women’s March on Washington liberated thousands of women to move from the sidelines to the front lines. From#MeToo to #Timesup, women are demanding respect and more access to power in the workplace. Brands like Johnnie Walker are introducing women-themed products. Read More→