Month: July 2007

Stefan Sagmeister on happieness

I really enjoyed this video of a Stefan Sagmeister talk at the 2004 TED conference. Not surprisingly, one of Sagmeister’s source of happiness comes from design, therefore his talk walks us through his experiences of happiness and bliss through design.…

Banks Concerned about Green…

…not money, that is, rather “Green” or ecological friendly initiatives. I just read a blog entry from Drew Neisser, President and CEO of Renegade, a top notch design agency. His blog, Marketing for Good, talks about HSBC’s new green initiative.…

Condensation Conservation

Ah, yes summertime in L.A. Everybody’s hot, clammy and dying to be at the pool, beach, or sitting in front of an air conditioner. Speaking of air conditioners, I’ve noticed something that I’d like to share. It sparked an Idea,…

Rain, Rain Come Back!!

Los Angeles, formerly known as the concrete jungle, has now been renamed the concrete desert. It rained for a couple hours last week, but that’s the last time I can remember that I’ve seen, heard or got to experience the…

Social Judgement Theory

Food for thought: Want to know how to be effectively persuasive? I’ll let you in on a few tips. The premise here is the way we perceptually judge our own attitudes and compare them to attitudes of others. Think of…