innovation Tag



MacBook Air

Posted On December 9, 2017By Freddy Tran NagerIn Materialism

Air Apparent: Why I Rushed To Buy A MacBook Air

by Freddy J. Nager, Founder of Atomic Tango LLC + Apple hOStage… I didn’t need a new computer. My 2010 MacBook Pro is somehow still running strong — now 2 years longer than any previous computer I’ve owned over the past 30 years. (Knock on wood — just by typing this I may curse my Mac.) Plus, my 2010 MacBook Pro includes features no longer available on a new Mac, such as a matte screen (glossy = annoying reflections) and a built-in DVD player (yes, some of us still useRead More
"Writer's Block I" photo by Drew Coffman

Posted On August 8, 2017By Judy BernsteinIn Missions

Creative Problem Solving: Innovation For The Rest Of Us

by Judy Bernstein, Guest Blogger and VP of Insights & Innovation at CBA; Writer’s Block I photo by Drew Coffman… Seinfeld fans fondly remember the Festivus episode: Frank Costanza, played by the legendary Jerry Stiller, creates a holiday in response to the misanthropy he encountered and inflicted at Christmas. From his desperate, wistful conviction that there had to be a better way, Festivus, a holiday “for the rest of us,” was born, featuring an airing of grievances and feats of strength. I think of Creative Problem Solving (CPS) as aRead More
Reed Hastings
by Freddy J. Nager, Founder of Atomic Tango + Guy Who Sees Value In Brilliant Jerks… LinkedIn’s wall is degenerating fast. It used to focus on careers and business discussions. Now it’s becoming Facebook, complete with people playing games and inspirational quotes. For example, I recently came across the above quote from Reed Hastings, who has built a mighty empire in Netflix. As a Netflix customer, I respect a lot of what Hastings has accomplished — but I don’t necessarily think his HR policies work for everyone. Case in point:Read More
the ultimate social network

Posted On March 9, 2014By Freddy Tran NagerIn Marketing

Introducing the Ultimate Social Network: Fatter+

by Freddy J. Nager, Founder of Atomic Tango + Member of Too Many Social Networks… Apparently, the leading social networks have given up on innovation. Now they just gaze covetously at each other’s “best practices.”Read More
by Freddy J. Nager, Founder of Atomic Tango LLC True story: A man walks by a pet store and sees rabbits for sale. He tells the clerk that he’ll take one, and she asks him what color he’d like. The man responds, “I don’t think the snake cares”…Read More