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Vaccinology Barbie and 3D-Printed Coral in Hong Kong: Inside Tw:in’s September Newsletter

By Joaquim Moody, 3 September 2021

Every month our global spotters network, tw:in, sends out a newsletter highlighting the five most thought-provoking innovations shared by the community. Like what you see? Join tw:in to access hundreds more bright ideas, and to share on-the-ground findings of your own. Here are the top five innovations shared on tw:in this month. Enjoy! 

Olympics Strike Gold and Lufthansa Goes Gender Neutral: Inside Tw:in’s August Newsletter

By Bruna Boucinha, 3 August 2021

Every month our global spotter network, tw:in, sends out a newsletter highlighting the five most thought-provoking innovations shared by the community. Like what you see? Join tw:in to access hundreds more bright ideas, and to share on-the-ground findings of your own. Here are the top five innovations shared on tw:in this month. Enjoy! 

HEC Paris, QGlue, Verizon and More: TrendWatching’s July Gigs

By Robbie Hodges, 2 August 2021

Just before many European offices pulled down their shutters (or rather, closed their webcams) and headed off for summer break, we managed to squeeze in various client gigs. From a keynote presentation for Qglue in India to an Academy-themed workshop with MBA students at HEC in Paris, here is an edited snapshot of what we got up to in July. 

How Can Businesses (Meaningfully) Show Up for Racial Justice?

By The TrendWatching Team, 30 July 2021

Did you miss Business of Purpose’s Q&A on showing up for racial justice? We recorded the event and distilled the conversation into some key takeaways. You’re welcome.

 

Travel Spotlight: Caravan Chic, Blimp my Ride and Astro-Training

By Robbie Hodges, 27 July 2021

Introducing… Industry Spotlight. Each month, a TW analyst will put one of our 16 key B2C industries under the spotlight – sharing three ideas they predict will redefine Business As Usual. 

 

Three Innovations Offering Post-Pandemic Consumers a Taste of Off-Grid Living

By Thomas Klaffke, 14 July 2021

In this Innovation of the Day roundup, we spotlight three brands that are handing production back to consumers, with simple hacks and exciting new services which make off-grid living easy.

 

Struggling to Attract Diverse Candidates? Try Answering These Three Questions

By Izzy Ahrbeck, 7 July 2021

In episode two of Purpose Talks, we talked to brands with inclusive and open hiring models – approaches that give sidelined groups a route into the labour market. Want to diversify your talent pool? Read on. 

 

Coca-Cola, Oxfam, WarnerMedia and More: TrendWatching’s June Gigs

By The TrendWatching Team, 6 July 2021

At TrendWatching, we don’t hang about. With the world unfurling from pandemic hibernation, we helped brands across different industries and continents to better understand the wants and needs of tomorrow’s consumers. Here’s a blow-by-blow account of the Bespoke webinars, workshops, presentations and panel discussions we thoughtfully crafted for brands in all four corners of the globe this June.

The TrendWatching Team's June highlight reel...

 

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