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Growth

Considering the increasing importance of culture in the workplace, picking “Growth” as the one word that describes Ideba was a fairly easy choice. Growth from a professional perspective – growing as a team and as a company; as…

Saying Goodbye to the Hipster

For no apparent reason, I’ve always been amused by the reemergence of the term “hipster.” Merrily contemplating the term one day, I decided to do a little research on it.  Turns out that I had a pretty accurate take on its history:…
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Remembering Asian Market Diversity

Last year, I was fortunate enough to spend four months living in Singapore while attending a local university. One of the classes I took discussed the huge variances among Asian countries and regions, areas often lumped together and deemed similar…
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Why Starbucks could be the coolest non-profit ever. How about it, Howard?

I love Starbucks. Can’t think of a better way to start the day, and it’s often the fuel for creative ideas, or a burst of extra brain power. Great company. They do a lot of good work with social causes, and have shown a commitment to…
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Workplace culture—More important now than ever before?

The world that we live in seems to get a little weirder and a little wackier each and every year. Social issues, geo-political issues, financial challenges, increasing expectations, and more. These challenges play out in homes and workplaces…