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Millions of Cat Lovers Attend WHISKAS®’ Kitten Kollege on YouTube

WHISKAS® knows a thing or two about cat care. When the brand wanted to expand its influence to the kitten category, its agency partners produced a …

The granularity of growth

A fine-grained approach to growth is essential for making the right choices about where to compete.<p><b>What are the sources</b> of corporate growth? If, like …

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TV

Paleo Bread

Ingredients<p><b>400 g</b> sweet potato puree.• <b><br>4</b> free range eggs.• <b><br>50 g</b> coconut oil, melted.• <b><br>1 teaspoon</b> baking powder.• <b><br>300 g</b> almond meal.<br>• pinch of sea salt.<p>Directions<p>…

The Busier You Are, the More You Need Quiet Time

In a recent interview with Vox’s Ezra Klein, journalist and author Ta-Nehisi Coates argued that serious thinkers and writers should get off Twitter.<p>It wasn’t a critique of the 140-character medium or even the quality of the social media discourse in the age of fake news.<p>It was a call to get beyond …

Meditation

How Indra Nooyi Turned Design Thinking Into Strategy: An Interview with PepsiCo’s CEO

Just a few years ago, it wasn’t clear whether Indra Nooyi would survive as PepsiCo’s CEO. Many investors saw Pepsi as a bloated giant whose top brands were losing market share. And they were critical of Nooyi’s shift toward a more health-oriented overall product line. Prominent activist investor …

Stereotypes

The Best Strategic Leaders Balance Agility and Consistency

As a former consultant, I have a deep and abiding love for the use of 2×2 matrices in business strategy. My favorites are those that highlight two factors that seem, at first glance, in conflict. I find these particularly relevant to personal development, as individuals often must resolve the …

Management

Sticky belly pork

By braising the meat first, then crisping it up quickly on the barbecue to finish, the meat stays really tender<p>Ingredients<p>1.6kg pork belly<br>• 3 tbsp …

Food

Pepsi seeks better insight into consumer micro-trends

The rapidly changing face of communication means that brands now need to be aware of "micro-trends" among consumers, PepsiCo's insights leader for …

Make Strategic Thinking Part of Your Job

It’s a common complaint among top executives: “I’m spending all my time managing trivial and tactical problems, and I don’t have time to get to the big-picture stuff.” And yet when I ask my executive clients, “If I cleared your calendar for an entire day to free you up to be ‘more strategic,’ what …

Management

How PepsiCo CEO Indra Nooyi Is Steering the Company Toward A Purpose-Driven Future

PepsiCo CEO Indra Nooyi and chief scientist Mehmood Khan are committed to working toward progress in health and sustainability.<p>PepsiCo recently revealed a new global corporate agenda that emphasizes health and social accountability. That might seem like a stretch for a company best known for …

Codes of Conduct

The 20 best Amsterdam restaurants and cafés

There's an almost endless stream of new and daring places to eat in Amsterdam, and gossip is most fevered around places that combine culinary delight …

Where to Eat in Amsterdam

During my recent trip to Amsterdam with KLM Royal Dutch Airlines, I was able to explore and eat my way around like a local because of all the …

5 for 5: Things To Do in Amsterdam

You can easily spend a fortune in the Netherland’s gorgeous capital city. The city is loaded with theaters, concert halls, art galleries and museums. …

50 Free Things To Do in Amsterdam

Facebook109<p>Twitter0<p>LinkedIn17<p>Google+3<p>Pinterest97<p><i>I amsterdam sign @ Museumplein</i><p>Free Things To Do in Amsterdam:<br>50 Activities, Experiences and …

The consumer sector in 2030: Trends and questions to consider

In light of dramatic changes in the consumer landscape, how can retail and packaged-goods executives prepare for the future?<p><b>What can happen in 15</b> …

The 100 best dishes in London

At last! It’s Time Out’s comprehensive countdown of the capital’s most coveted plates. In a food scene as hot as London’s, decision fatigue is real, …

18 super-exciting theatre shows to book for in 2018

Want to know what theatre tickets to buy in 2018? Shortcut it straight to the very best shows coming to London with our selection of musicals, …

Cheap Christmas in New York: Where to eat, drink, shop and play on a budget

What is it about the idea of Christmas in New York that has even the most die-hard grumpy Scrooge type desperate to go ice skating around a Christmas …

Manhattan

6 Best New Year’s Day Brunches in New York City

Because let's face it: After a night of festivities, the last thing you’ll want to do is cook.<p>No matter what you're doing when the ball drops—dancing at party, sipping wine with friends, sleeping—the best way to spend the first day of 2017 is with a delicious meal you don't have to prepare …

New York City

This is officially the most beautiful restaurant in the world

While there are some occasions in life that call for a no-frills dining experience (a raging hangover, for example, is always best remedied in a …

England

The 30 Elements of Consumer Value: A Hierarchy

When customers evaluate a product or service, they weigh its perceived value against the asking price. Marketers have generally focused much of their time and energy on managing the price side of that equation, since raising prices can immediately boost profits. But that’s the easy part: Pricing …

Customer Experience

Know Your Customers’ “Jobs to Be Done”

For as long as we can remember, innovation has been a top priority—and a top frustration—for leaders. In a recent McKinsey poll, 84% of global executives reported that innovation was extremely important to their growth strategies, but a staggering 94% were dissatisfied with their organizations’ …

Dining Rooms

Pork apple sausage rolls

Tap For Method<p>Ingredients<p>1 leek<br>• 1 Royal Gala apple<br>• 4 sprigs of fresh thyme<br>• 500 g minced pork<br>• ½ teaspoon mustard seeds<br>• 500 g puff pastry<br>• 1 large free-range …

Kettlebells and You

They've been around for decades, but only recently have kettlebells been gaining popularity. You may be thinking, "What's so great about kettlebells? They seem like dumbbells with handles, so why not just use dumbbells?" Your answer comes when you pick up a kettlebell; you'll notice that it's much …

6 Effective Kettlebell Exercises

The Routine<p>Want an exercise regimen with ironclad results? Pick up this cannonball-like weight. The handle lets you swing it, so you can rev up your …

Sam’s 5k training plan

With The Morrisons Great South Run 5K, featuring our very own This Girl Can Running wave, just around the corner, we asked our campaign poster girl, …

Questions in Coaching - chunking up or down

Note: This article follows on from these others in the series:<p>Another important distinction in coaching questions is whether the question takes the …

Shelf Awareness: Taking Back Craft Through Design – ?What If! Innovation – Medium

<b>Shelf Awareness: Taking Back Craft Through Design</b><p>By Giles Hanson, Lead Inventor, ?What If!<p>The craft revival in the U.S has disrupted the rules of a …