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on June 20th, 2016 in Brand and Business, My Work and Articles, Sustainability and Social Value by | Comments Off

I’m always the lookout for great people to work with! Wondering what’s a fit? Take a look.

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Living up to a people-powered promise

on March 10th, 2016 in Brand and Business by | Comments Off

Much of my time over the past year has been spent in the company of Red Hat, the open source software company. The organization is rooted in the ideals of the open source movement: collaboration, innovation, and generosity. Their brand team is doing some fun stuff to bring what they call the Red Hat Way…

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2015 Highlights

on January 15th, 2016 in Brand and Business, My Work and Articles by | Comments Off

One of the best things about consulting is having a variety of organizations and people to work with every year. Here are a few collaborations from 2015:

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Lessons from Mad Men: Bigger is not always better

on April 29th, 2015 in Brand and Business, My Work and Articles, Sustainability and Social Value by | Comments Off

As Mad Men winds down, we find our beloved anti-hero, Don Draper, losing his agency. Over ten years in television time we’ve watched him pull rabbit after rabbit out of his fedora to stay ahead of mergers and takeovers. (Not to mention contracts.) Despite a last-ditch effort, this time there…

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Are you ready for the design-led revolution?

on January 19th, 2015 in Art, Design, and Architecture, Brand and Business, My Work and Articles, Sustainability and Social Value by | Comments Off

Over the past year I’ve been fortunate to collaborate with the sustainability team at Autodesk to envision their support for the design-led revolution. Haven’t heard of it? You may not know the DLR moniker, but you’ve seen revolutionary design in action. From affordable prosthetics to solar robotics, high-impact solutions are…

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Leaving a mark

on January 13th, 2015 in My Work and Articles, Sustainability and Social Value by | Comments Off

Not many things are as rewarding as seeing your work endure! This week I received a charming note from a former pro bono client, the Center for Environmental Health, in thanks for my annual donation: “Dear Erica, Thanks for supporting our work so generously. Of course, how could you say…

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Brand Workshop

on September 12th, 2012 in Brand and Business, My Work and Articles, Sustainability and Social Value by | Comments Off

As part of my current project at Kaiser Permanente, I recently facilitated a workshop to explore identity and vision for two KP innovation groups. As a solo facilitator leading a packed half-day session, I was grateful for participants who weren’t intimidated by abstract, visual exercises – they comfortably and confidently…

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