Observations, insights, rants, and assorted loose ends on things we notice in the world.

January 28, 2018
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The Year of Retail Experiences

Take a tour through a Year of Retail Experience I have long lamented that the industry that has needed to embrace the Experience Economy more than […]
January 16, 2018
The New Era of Experience Personalization- Its the Experience Economy Stupid

The New Era of Experience Personalization

Embrace the new era of Experience Personalization That’s what my client RichRelevance – the world’s leading personalization provider as its website attests – is calling it […]
October 22, 2017

Relaying Remarkable Memories

In preparation for the upcoming Thanksgiving-Christmas holiday season, the EAT section in my local St. Paul Pioneer Press (yes, I still read daily newspapers – three […]
October 11, 2017
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The 2017 EXPY & EMA Award Winners

Every year, at our annual thinkAbout event, we give out two awards, the Experience Stager of the Year, or EXPY, and the Experience Management Achievement, or […]