I Wish I Had a Picture of That

By sethmsparks

The other day I got to thinking about some times in high school that I wish I had pictures of. As I tried to recall more, I realized that some of these were classic moments…

Failure (Marketing)

By sethmsparks

I got this marketing piece in the mail the other day, and had to share how poorly it was done. I think the individual(s) responsible for this portion of the piece should seriously consider a…

Ten Ton Sword (Technology)

By sethmsparks

Businesses and people, both LOVE technology. The smell of a freshly opened box, the hum after the first power-up, the crisp speed of the initial load… It’s all very exciting, no matter what the new…

Needle in a Haystack

By sethmsparks

I just got back from Babies-R-Us, and I have to admit that I have never been more thoroughly disgusted in the physical arrangement of a retail outlet. I was visiting Babies-R-Us since my boss is…

My Hands Are Tied

By sethmsparks

You hear it a lot as a consumer in today’s marketplace. You hear it almost every time anything goes wrong from the “service” representative that is “assisting” you. “I wish there was something I could…

Harry Potter and a Newell approach.

By sethmsparks

You hear it a lot as a consumer in today’s marketplace. You hear it almost every time anything goes wrong from the “service” representative that is “assisting” you. “I wish there was something I could…