Skateboarding @ #Tokyo2020

I love the story of Nike SB- skateboarding, and today, almost poetically, the world got to see the products Nike created for Olympic skateboarding athletes, an effort 24 years in the making.  When Nike first produced its own skate shoes in 1997, the market was strongly in favour of brands such as DC and Vans. … Read moreSkateboarding @ #Tokyo2020

Why I left Apple. Why I am trying to leave Work.

I wanted to stop rationalising. I couldn’t square the dilemma. I was sick of the wrestling. The value of I was doing, from selling shoes to selling phones, needed more rationalisation than I could stomach. The “rationalized” values were at least “one order” away from what I was actually doing daily: Selling iPhones:{1st Order Impact} … Read moreWhy I left Apple. Why I am trying to leave Work.

Nike Rise’s Shitty Press Release

The press release of the new โ€œNike Riseโ€ store was not written for humans ๐Ÿฅด Members of Nikeโ€™s family of retail concepts:Nike RiseHouse of InnovationNike LiveKicks LoungeHouse of Hoopsโ€ฆ As a visitor, I could be categorised as a:shopperconsumermemberMemberNike Member Services I need to learn to name:Nike ExperiencesMember UnlockScan To LearnScan to TryNike FitNike By You … Read moreNike Rise’s Shitty Press Release

The Wonderful Naivety of Apple Product Launches

Perfect autumn morning @ Apple ifcmall, Hongย Kong Today is the launch of the iPhone 11. Product launches at the Apple stores were the favorite moments of my stint at Apple. They were also the most significant moments of growth. In a way, I believe everyone could relate to a product launch event at an Apple … Read moreThe Wonderful Naivety of Apple Product Launches

๐Ÿง Facts about my 26 bosses

I have had 26 different bosses in 20+ years of working. Brands I worked for are from: ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ ๐Ÿ‡ญ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ญ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ญ๐Ÿ‡ฐ ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ณ ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡บ (I have yet to work for a European company or boss.) I sold ๐Ÿ“ฑ, ๐Ÿ‘Ÿ, ๐Ÿ€, empty promises and humans. 2. Ethnicity of my bosses: ๐Ÿ‘จ๐Ÿผโ€๐Ÿ’ผ๐Ÿ‘จ๐Ÿผโ€๐Ÿ’ผ๐Ÿ‘จ๐Ÿผโ€๐Ÿ’ผ๐Ÿ‘จ๐Ÿผโ€๐Ÿ’ผ๐Ÿ‘จ๐Ÿผโ€๐Ÿ’ผ๐Ÿ‘จ๐Ÿผโ€๐Ÿ’ผ๐Ÿ‘จ๐Ÿผโ€๐Ÿ’ผ๐Ÿ‘จ๐Ÿผโ€๐Ÿ’ผ๐Ÿ‘จ๐Ÿผโ€๐Ÿ’ผ๐Ÿ‘จ๐Ÿผโ€๐Ÿ’ผ ๐Ÿ™Ž๐Ÿปโ€โ™‚๏ธ๐Ÿ™Ž๐Ÿปโ€โ™‚๏ธ๐Ÿ™Ž๐Ÿปโ€โ™‚๏ธ๐Ÿ™Ž๐Ÿปโ€โ™‚๏ธ๐Ÿ™Ž๐Ÿปโ€โ™‚๏ธ๐Ÿ™Ž๐Ÿปโ€โ™‚๏ธ ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿผโ€๐Ÿ’ผ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿผโ€๐Ÿ’ผ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿผโ€๐Ÿ’ผ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿผโ€๐Ÿ’ผ ๐Ÿ‘จ๐Ÿฟโ€๐Ÿ’ผ๐Ÿ‘จ๐Ÿฟโ€๐Ÿ’ผ๐Ÿ‘จ๐Ÿฟโ€๐Ÿ’ผ ๐Ÿ™๐Ÿปโ€โ™€๏ธ๐Ÿ™๐Ÿปโ€โ™€๏ธ๐Ÿ™๐Ÿปโ€โ™€๏ธ 27% were female. More … Read more๐Ÿง Facts about my 26 bosses

From CSI, to, another CSI.

What happened since I last wrote? Gosh. Went to Lanai with the China extended leadership team, had a blast.Went to Rio, with the territory GMs, had a blast.Our daughter, Sophia, was born. Everything went so smoothly that I still find it amazing that Sharon managed to pull this one off soooo flawlessly.GCLT visit to Guangzhou. … Read moreFrom CSI, to, another CSI.