Category Archives for Trends

Fast Times in Product Development

  August 16, 2013 by Beth Temple

Back when I wrote a series of posts about how things happen faster (e.g. delivery of information, adoption of technology) and the need for immediacy – the idea of binge TV watching was a nascent idea (some of us … Continue reading

16. August 2013 by Beth Temple
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A Prescription for Success in the Attention Deficit Economy

  October 04, 2012 by Beth Temple

Yesterday’s post outlined a series of three trends that often result in the shortening of a product’s lifecycle or it’s demise.

Here are 5 ways to thrive in the attention deficit economy:

04. October 2012 by Beth Temple
Categories: Best of, Business Planning, Intrapreneurs, Leadership/Management, New Product Economy, Product Development, Trends | Leave a comment

Are You Ready for the Attention Deficit Economy?

  October 03, 2012 by Beth Temple

What do these trends have in common?

1) Rapidly evolving technology

2) An overabundance of choices

3) The shortening of consumer attention spans

Each of them alone, but especially all combined, could foretell the end for your hot new product … Continue reading

03. October 2012 by Beth Temple
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#NBCSucceed

  July 30, 2012 by Beth Temple

Over the weekend there was much a twitter on Twitter about #NBCFail –ure to provide a 21st Century Olympic broadcast experience. While Queen Elizabeth opened the games to the proclamation that these games were the 30th Olympiad of the ‘modern … Continue reading

30. July 2012 by Beth Temple
Categories: Blue Sky Thinking, Business Planning, It's broke, let's fix it, Media/TV/Cable, Social Media, Trends | 1 comment

Market Dominance Can be Fleeting

  June 11, 2012 by Beth Temple

In my theory of the attention-deficit new product economy, one of the tenets for ‘thriveability’ is to expect that there will be constant change. Never assume you have long-term market dominance. No marketshare is

11. June 2012 by Beth Temple
Categories: Business Planning, It's broke, let's fix it, New Product Economy, Trends | Leave a comment

The Beginning of the Unbundled Magazine?

  March 08, 2012 by Beth Temple

There has been a lot talk about the unbundling of the album and hopeful talk that cable will unbundle – but I don’t recall any talk of unbundling a magazine. Who would pay for an article when so much content … Continue reading

08. March 2012 by Beth Temple
Categories: Current Events, Media/TV/Cable, Trends, Value | Leave a comment

The Ups and Downs of Social Media

  February 15, 2012 by Beth Temple

As a follow-up to yesterday’s post on app-athy, I thought I’d revisit (read: get on my soapbox): the fatigue factor.

A recent report by GlobalWebIndex validates

15. February 2012 by Beth Temple
Categories: New Product Economy, Product Development, Social Media, Trends | Leave a comment

There is Too Much App-athy

  February 14, 2012 by Beth Temple

A recent article in USA Today highlights what many of us already know – the actual usage of apps, once downloaded, wanes. The article focuses on the impulse ‘buy’ created by the easy access to download apps and faster data … Continue reading

14. February 2012 by Beth Temple
Categories: Intrapreneurs, New Product Economy, New Products, Retail/e-Commerce, Trends | Leave a comment

The Future of TV = The Future of Video

  January 10, 2012 by Beth Temple

Television is going to be one of those rare words that is going to take on new meaning at the same time it is going to represent a time passed.  With CES kicking off (WSJ sub) this week it seemed … Continue reading

10. January 2012 by Beth Temple
Categories: It's broke, let's fix it, Media/TV/Cable, Trends | Leave a comment

Wanted: TV – Dead or Alive

  June 02, 2011 by Beth Temple

What kind of TV will you be watching? Two insider views on where TV is headed.
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02. June 2011 by Beth Temple
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