Erin Cable

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Apple’s New Consumer Experience Chief, Angela Ahrendts, On The Future Of Retail

The Burberry CEO’s recent interviews with Fast Company‘s Jeff Chu reveal significant insight into what she may have planned for rejuvenating Apple.<p>This summer, <i>Fast Company</i> asked Burberry CEO Angela Ahrendts about her company’s greatest challenge. “The greatest challenge? I don’t think it’s just our …

15 Mind-Blowing Stats About Retail

Retailers are increasingly adopting newer marketing tactics, such as social media and mobile, but that doesn’t mean they’ve canned tried-and-true …

5 Charts That Show How Mobile And Social Media Are Taking Over Commerce

Retailers and brands are increasingly focusing their attention on social commerce.<p>But many struggle with the question: how do you convert a "like," a "tweet," or "pin" into a sale? Is social media really going to be a source of dollars and foot traffic?<p>In a <b>recent report</b> from <b>BI Intelligence</b>, we look …

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Rakuten’s CEO on Humanizing E-Commerce

<i>Photography: Gabriela Hasbun</i><p><b>The Idea:</b> Mikitani believes that human beings need communication and connection. So instead of emphasizing efficiency and convenience, Rakuten tries to create a personalized, bazaarlike shopping experience.<p>I can still remember the first time I made an online purchase: It …

Why Shoppers Are Fed Up With Fixed Prices

Available to Premium &<br>Purple Members<p>PSFK’s CXI 2018 conference brings to life key trends in customer experience through talks and activations by …

Arianna Huffington's Smith College Commencement Speech On 'Redefining Success: The Third Metric'

Arianna Huffington, president and editor-in-chief of The Huffington Post, delivered the commencement address at Smith College Sunday, where she dared the graduates of the all-female college to change how they define success.<p>Success has largely been determined by money and power, Huffington argued, …

6 Simple Mindfulness Practices To Reframe Your Perspective

Get familiar with the Holstee Manifesto and join the fast track to a better understanding–and appreciation–of your work, your life, and the world around you.<p>This is your life.<p>Do what you love and do it often.<p>If you don’t like something, change it.<p>If you don’t like your job, quit.<p>If you don’t have …