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Does Your Pricing Pass The Birkin Test?

It’s no secret that I love luxury.

Sometimes I fantasize that I live inside the Gucci store. Except it’s not a store, it’s my house, where even the mousetraps are by Gucci.

Le Sigh.

That being said, there are luxury items that are so over the top, they seem out of control.

Which is why I never understood the Birkin bag from Hermes – which starts out at $6000 and goes up to $120,000.

I mean, I KNOW the story behind why it was created – and it’s a cool story.… [click to continue...]

Post Date: December 9, 2014

A Tale Of Two Tip Jars

Want to know what’s genius?

The 2 tip jars I saw at a coffee house while visiting Boulder last summer. I actually went back a couple of times to watch them work – because these 2 tip jars had it going on.

Here’s the scoop. The Brewing Market had 2 tip jars on the counter – they really had 3, and I’ll get to that in a minute.

But everyday, the 2 main jars on the counter ask a specific question.… [click to continue...]

Post Date: November 30, 2014

L.A.M.B. // Love. Art. Money. Baby.

Do you know what love really feels like?

After the meet. After the first passion. After you realize the object of your desire isn’t perfect.

What does love look like then?

(You know I’m talking about your business, right?)

The day you wake up and think this isn’t as much fun as I thought it was going to be and suddenly your mind starts racing with all kinds of ideas on what you could do instead.… [click to continue...]

Post Date: November 17, 2014