DACA: Dreaming of a More Perfect Union

September 25, 2017
Posted by: Dave Sackman
I recently joined about 800 other business leaders including Tim Cook from Apple, Jeff Bezos from Amazon, Mark Zuckerberg and Sheryl Sandberg from Facebook, Sundar Pichai from Google, Brad Smith and Satya Nadella from Microsoft, and many others in urging Congress to pass the bipartisan Dream Act or something similar. I rarely speak out publicly on political issues in my ...
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Define ‘Normal.’ The Problem with Norms

August 25, 2017
Posted by: Jennifer Cruickshank
We’ve all been there: that moment when study results come back and someone on the team asks, “Do we have any industry norms to compare ...
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Bring Your Child to Work Day 2017

August 3, 2017
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Posted by: Jessica Lopez
As we’ve been preparing for this day – our Annual Bring Your Child to Work Day – I have felt this great, warm feeling in ...
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New Year’s in July: Our 2017 Summer Book List

July 16, 2017
Posted by: Trish Smyth
Summer is here. Summer, of course, has its own set of challenges: the office vacation calendar gets complicated, every street in the city becomes a ...
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Thirty Years of Impact

September 28, 2016
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Posted by: Joan Cassidy
Today we celebrate Dave Sackman’s thirty years of impact at LRW. You can look at our trajectory from a small West coast research firm to ...
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Transforming Business with Speed

June 19, 2016
Posted by: Jeff Reynolds
When the CMO comes to the insights team with a time-sensitive crisis or opportunity, what is the response? If the answer is, “we’ll need six ...
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Email Challenge: Time Management Put to the Test

April 12, 2016
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Posted by: Jonathan Weiss
Let’s start with a quick thought exercise. Think about how many emails you receive on a typical day. Fifty? One hundred? FIVE hundred? Now, try ...
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Researcher Resolutions 2016

January 5, 2016
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Posted by: Joan Cassidy
You’ve probably seen the stats on New Year’s resolutions. Half of us make them. Few of us fulfill them. When a colleague told me that ...
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Choosing Greatness

August 17, 2015
Posted by: Dave Sackman
Abe Lincoln said, “Whatever you are, be a good one.” For years, I thought the quote was “whatever you are, be a great one,” and ...
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“so what?®” is the Formula for Success

July 29, 2015
Posted by: Joan Cassidy
In a recent blog, titled What the LRW Investment Means for the Market Research Industry, Lenny Murphy of Gen2Avisors and editor of the GreenBook blog, ...
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