… There will come a time – and maybe already should be here – that every retail sales associate will carry a handheld device or tablet as part of the display merchandising and a way to assist in “showrooming” in a profitable manner.
… Do you do this? When I get up in the middle of the night for a drink of water or something else, I try to guess at the time. I’m often within 15 minutes of my guess. Like, almost always. What do you do with that?
… In doing some research for a client on making podcasts, I found a few music forums discussing “number of takes” and two things stand out: 1) Doing 10 takes to get a song right is not unusual and 2) to minimize takes, record in tracks. Small steps, hmm?
… Sites and apps like Whisper and Secret are launching and growing at high-speeds. People send in and read anonymous “secret” thoughts. Is the popularity because the secrets resonate or create desire? Both? And if these thoughts are so “secret” – does that mean so many are really “masking” that much among friends and family? Great study for story possibilities.
… When I was a kid, I thought it was a criminal act to call the President of the United States names in public. I still think it’s wrong. Maybe some folks should open a Whisper account.
… Okay, bottom of the bag of chips or crackers (we eat healthy ones) and only crumbs left. What do you do with that? We sometimes turn them into finer crumbs to put in meatloaf or a rice dish. We are not alone.
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