Linking violence against children with tattoos is deliberate, rather than a handy storytelling device. The film aims to make the point that the damage from child abuse does not go away. As Beckham says in the film, “Violence against children marks them forever. It’s wrong. End it.” The film is part of the charity’s ongoing #ENDviolence campaign. … [Read more...] about Watch David Beckham’s Tattoos Come To Life In Stunning UNICEF PSA
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Opportunity Calls Malls, for instance, were already in decline as mainstays such as JCPenney, Lord & Taylor, and Brooks Brothers struggled to attract a younger clientele and fell into bankruptcy. The pandemic has opened the door for more modern brands such as Bonobos and AllBirds to take advantage of cheaper leases and move into those spaces. Some malls are even working with Amazon to install high-tech grocery stores and distribution centers, turning what was once a threat to physical retail into a partner in its survival. … [Read more...] about Retail is having a Darwin moment that will transform it forever
Then, Get on Your Boss’s Calendar Once you’ve worked out the details and know how best to convey your desire to work from home, schedule time to talk to your manager on a Zoom call or in a face-to-face meeting. Facial expressions are important, says Hamill. Let them know in an email or during a prior call that you’re thinking about the return to the office and want to talk about it. … [Read more...] about How to tell your boss you’re not ready to return to the office
Perhaps the best advice I have is to remember to do something that too often gets overlooked. Instead of just worrying about managing those who are underperforming, focus on coaching your best performers as these are the ones who will make the greatest contributions. Don’t forget to show them love and give them support. … [Read more...] about Should a CEO hold employees to pre-COVID performance standards?
NB: Every disruptive company has a natural viral audience that word-of-mouth can take it to. If it’s a cool enough product, you’ll get the early adopters. But most brands, if you really want to scale, there’s a time when you need to cross over—in the case of Airbnb—from urban, metropolitan hipsters, people who think it’s cool to try this brand, to more lucrative audiences like young families or boomers who don’t think it’s cool to try this brand, it’s actually potentially risky. You need a whole different set of tactics and tools to do that. Every brand faces that moment when they have to cross the chasm. … [Read more...] about What Airbnb Has Discovered About Building A Lasting Brand