Trends Issue 086 – June 2010

The Great Reflation

Today, the United States and the rest of the world are recovering from the 2008 financial panic and the Great...

The Great Reflation
published on: Jun 15, 2010

The New Competition for America’...

As the U.S. economy emerges from the Great Recession, it’s becoming increasingly apparent that the job markets of...

The New Competition for America’s Jobs
published on: Jun 15, 2010

Media’s New Tools for Molding A...

Every marketer is well aware of the implications of optimized “product placement” in media. Ever since Reese’s...

Media’s New Tools for Molding Audience Behaviors
published on: Jun 15, 2010

The Vaccine Revolution

In less than 100 years, vaccines have utterly transformed the lives of billions of people. Pandemics like small pox...

The Vaccine Revolution
published on: Jun 15, 2010

Beware of the I.P. Trolls

Increasingly, intellectual property issues involving patents on software and business methods, as well as trademarks...

Beware of the I.P. Trolls
published on: Jun 15, 2010

Mining for Marketing Gold on the Worl...

What are your customers and prospects doing, saying, and thinking? More importantly, how is this influencing their...

Mining for Marketing Gold on the World Wide Web
published on: Jun 15, 2010

Business Model Innovation Becomes the...

Business strategy is all about defining markets, determining the firm’s competitive positioning within the defined...

Business Model Innovation Becomes the New Strategic Focus
published on: Jun 15, 2010