Articles Posted in Thought Starter


A ‘Tail’ of Cats and Dogs

Top Cat… The Indisputable leader of the gang… he’s the boss… he’s a pip… he’s the championship… he’s the most tip top… Top Cat!

In a recent survey by Ipsos Public Affairs, Americans Have a Serious Case of “Puppy Love”, we investigate pet ownership and human behavior towards their canine and feline friends (we do the same for our friends in Canada here – Pet Ownership is the “Cat’s Meow” in Canada).

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“Calgon, take me away!”

Who doesn’t need a break, time-off, or time away from the daily stresses of our busy lives? But why are so many Americans screaming for a vacation?  Maybe it’s today’s work calculus…  Work twice as hard, for half the benefits, and achieve a quarter the results…

A recent study from Ipsos Public Affairs, confirms Americans’ desire to get away annually…

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My Funny Valentine? Men and Women on the Subject of Valentine’s Day

Well, sometimes you have to look at the data… and just believe it… as crazy as it may seem.

At first glance, our editorial team chuckled when we saw the results from our most recent eNation survey examining how consumers were going to spend Valentine’s Day.

Yikes, are men this out of touch with the needs and desires of the women in their lives?  Are women this passionate about the celebration of Valentine’s Day with their significant other, and spending time with others?

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Promises, Promises…

It’s a New Year, and the promises and commitments made by many Americans for 2013 have already been broken, abandoned, or pushed till February.

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Hillshire Finds Misplaced Shopper

In a nutshell, this article in my estimation describes the key problem that many manufacturers and retailers have encountered: They’ve forgotten the shopper. How could that happen? Isn’t that why they are in business?

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Thought Starter: Giving Thanks

It’s November 19th, and a new day has dawned. We have cleared the path of presidential campaign advertisement overload, and now Americans can look squarely back into the mirror of the economic concerns of our country, and more importantly… their own personal finances. Although recent data  shows optimism and confidence stabilizing, and possibly lifting upward in recent months, we are clearly not through the storm just yet.

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