Should My Co-Workers Know How Much I Make?

Lately I’ve run into the topic of salary transparency and I’m not sure what to think. It first came to my attention while listening to a Planet Money podcast. The idea seemed strange at first, but in my previous career as a teacher my salary…

The Terms Tech Culture Vultures Create

We've all observed the overt creation of mainstream slang terms by tech giants like "Google it" transform our daily lexicons.  But what about the insider terms created and used only in corporate enterprise settings?  There have been a lot…

The Air BnB Effect: How the Sharing Economy is Changing How We Live

The sharing economy, also known as the “peer-to-peer” economy, is taking over. Commerce directly between consumers is a growing trend, enabled by technology that connects users to a network of potential buyers. Craigslist, Ebay, Kijiji and…

Facebook: What’s The Real Issue?

I recently noticed this video trending online about the social and emotional love-hate relationship users have with Facebook and their experience while using it. As someone who is captivated by consumer behavior I found the message of the video…