There's an app for that...

I knew tablets were becoming ubiquitous when I was having dinner at Alize in Las Vegas and was given a tablet in response to my request for their wine list. Sure enough, they had a robust “wine list app” that let me drill down on certain…

Making And Breaking Habits

Every morning I go to Starbucks for my grande latte. The Starbucks I usually go to has my order down. The moment I walk in they hold up a grande cup, I nod OK, and more often than not my latte is ready by the time I pay. I love it. It makes…

And You Call Yourself a Researcher

As an experienced researcher, I run into people all the time that act like they understand research. Here are a few things that make a researcher cringe. Asking what things were correlated in a qualitative study. Correlation measures the relationship…

Where Airlines REALLY Miss the Mark

Anyone that has had the “pleasure” of flying has been exposed to the “generalisms” used by gate agents and flight attendants alike to describe when we’ll be boarding, when we’ll be leaving, or any other action-oriented issue: “Momentarily” “Shortly” “In…