Running outside the box!

I’m sharing what some will tell you is one of the best motivational speeches ever. Croix Sather is a remarkable innovator who thinks outside the box and inspires many.  He recently appeared on TedTalks, telling the story of his run across America, and how he was able to push through the pain and challenges of

Cheryl Perkins at CGT – Interview!

Check out the interview I did at the CGT Growth an Innovation Forum! It was a fantastic turnout, and I enjoyed collaborating with some of the most innovative thought leaders in the world. The content at this year’s CG Growth & Innovation Forum was more conceptualized than in previous years, structured specifically around Incremental Innovation and

Seven key developments in Packaging

Packaging technologies have come a long way in the past  decade. As I’ve seen with many of my clients, some of this has happened by design, and some has happened by necessity.  Recently I was thumbing through Packaging Digest (this publication has just celebrated 50 years, by the way!), and came across a great article

Still time to join us at CGT’s Growth and Innovation Forum!

I’m getting ready to head to Miami next week for the Consumer Goods Technology (CGT) Growth and Innovation Forum, where I’ll be speaking and enjoying some of the most innovative thought leaders in the world. The content at this year’s CG Growth & Innovation Forum is more conceptualized than in previous years, structured specifically around Incremental Innovation

Most innovative devices this year?

We’ve made it more than halfway through 2013,and many magazines and websites are already touting the most innovative gadgets so far this year. Here is a “Top 5” list you may want to check out. It includes an electronic skateboard, a portable iPhone charger that fits you your wallet, and my favorite, a “Nest learning

Drawing innovation to Hong Kong

This Innovation tower being built in Hong Kong is remarkable. The building is almost finished, and will add extra space to the design school at Polytechnic University. The project is intended to help turn Hong Kong into a leading design hub in Asia, and I believe it will accomplish its goal. Design42Day, a site that showcases

Innovative idea for campers

We still have a few months to go before putting our RVs in storage for the winter, right?  I always enjoy hearing from friends and family about tips for “roughing it” in the woods. (Me, I prefer a condo getaway!)  That’s why when I came across this innovative design, I wanted to share it. It’s