July 25, 2019

The 411 on SEO

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Justin is joined by Andreas Mueller, of Bloofusion, to chat about the ins and outs of SEO, how it works and its history. They discuss the black-hat early days of getting found on the internet and how the tools, tricks and techniques for gaming the search engine system have evolved over the past 20 years.

June 17, 2019

Changing Spaces

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Danielle and Justin discuss ways in which applying design thinking methodologies to change the experience of working spaces can have a dramatic impact on achieving desired outcomes. They explore the cyclical importance of storytelling and prototyping as part of the greater business planning toolbox.

June 4, 2019

Impressions on Ideation

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Justin is joined by a long-time associate, Matt Phillips of Phillips & Co., to explore the ins, outs and overall impressions of what makes a great ideation session.

May 22, 2019

Get in the Game

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Chris Arkenberg, Research Manager at Deloitte’s Center for Technology, Media, and Telecommunications, Skypes in to chat with Justin about the meteoric rise in eSports, the popularity of battle-royale-style gaming and its disruptive impact on the video game publishing industry.

May 6, 2019

Innovative, Fun, and Delicious

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Nick Kokonas, co-owner of The Alinea Group, joins Justin Daab to discuss using emotional requirements as the foundation for designing an experience, the narrative structure of a great dining experience, crying babies, service chihuahuas and more.

April 30, 2019

Trending Up

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Maxwell Luthy, of Trendwatching, and Justin Daab talk about using trend data to drive the innovation process, the demonization of consumer excess, the emergence of a-commerce and more.

April 8, 2019

A Whole Lotta Foo

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Justin sits down for a conversation with Will Smith, founder of FooVR, about the past, present and future of VR, the intersection of narrative and innovation, and whether internet technology has moved the human race any closer to the intellectual utopia we were all promised in the 1990’s.

October 5, 2018

On CRO, Privacy, and Formal Wear

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Justin and Justin invite a very special, well-dressed guest, Andy Crestodina of Orbit Media, to chat about conversion rate optimization (CRO), the idea and ethics of conveying scarcity in UX design, and the chances for Solid, the new Web ID standard by Tim Berners Lee, and whether it could form the foundation of a new privacy standard online. We also offer Andy an opportunity to shamelessly plug his new book, “Content Chemistry.”

September 14, 2018

A Run-In With The Law

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Following-up from the First Amendment conversation from Episode 9, Justin and Justin invite a very special guest, Chicago attorney, Lenny Gail of Massey & Gail, LLP, to provide a more nuanced and educated perspective on the issues of free speech. We discuss Alex Jones, Elon Musk’s 420 moments, and whether our Commander in Chief bears any legal responsibility for his attacks on public companies. And finally, we wonder if the government will step in to regulate Facebook before they destroy our democracy or Adam Smith’s invisible hand in the shape of generation Z, will simply kill it with indifference.