Japanese insights & things that made my day this week

Reading Time: 2 minutes Japanese insights Creative Culture ran a roundtable that provided with Japanese insights across brands and consumers. Well worth a watch. Key outtakes Kawaii or cute occurs in areas that you wouldn’t expect it. From Hello Kitty airlines and maternity wards to Miffy being used to sell mortgage services. Imagine 2060, more than 40% of Japan’s… Continue reading Japanese insights & things that made my day this week

Platforms and information war

Reading Time: 6 minutes Bill Bishop in his excellent newsletter Sinocism (paywall) asked some interesting questions about platforms and information war as part of an opinion piece covering a wider range of issues. It was a particular question that he posed about platforms and information war that got my attention. …if you believe that the PRC is engaged in… Continue reading Platforms and information war

2021 blogs that inspire me

Reading Time: 5 minutes I wrote a blog post back in February 2014 that highlighted 40 blogs that inspired me, revisiting this post I decided to write about 2021 blogs that inspire me. But first how did the original list hold up in 2021? Original list in 2021 Name / Category Description Analysis   Wall Street Journal Corporate Intelligence… Continue reading 2021 blogs that inspire me