Short and Long Term Planning Strategies: Using Time, Space and Action


I was trained as an architect, so I understand short and long term planning strategies. I lived it as a student and joined the profession to be fully immersed in it. Moving into academia brought the same challenges: How does one plan for today (the now) and tomorrow (the future)? If that was not enough,… Read More Short and Long Term Planning Strategies: Using Time, Space and Action

Another 3 Big Ideas for designers, retailers and entrepreneurs. Networking: Old Fashion, Strategic Tactics and User-Friendly


Years ago, a friend of mine called me a “master networker”. I laughed because she was not far from the truth. I could be one. I talk to strangers and get to know them anywhere. I am a big people person and in reality, years ago, I was even more so. Now, I have slowed… Read More Another 3 Big Ideas for designers, retailers and entrepreneurs. Networking: Old Fashion, Strategic Tactics and User-Friendly

3 Big Ideas for Designers, Retailers and Entrepreneurs: Dynamic Thinking, Risk Taking and Growing Your Business


by Atim Annette Oton The last year has been phenomenal for some designers, retailers and entrepreneurs. I know, I have been working in that space and seeing the real deal of what it takes to be in it, maintain and grow. Yet a good number of designers, retailers and entrepreneurs, I have been watching, have… Read More 3 Big Ideas for Designers, Retailers and Entrepreneurs: Dynamic Thinking, Risk Taking and Growing Your Business