Introducing: Jake Tackett
Meet Capsule's newest Crew Member; Senior Experience Strategist, Jake Tackett.Read More
#BrandsWithPurpose FUSE Conference 2016
What? We get to go to Miami? As we plunge into the frigid temperatures of February in Minnesota, I look longingly at my calendar. Is there warm relief ahead? Well, yes. FUSE 2016 is headed for Miami!Read More
Mauro Porcini, SVP & Chief Design Officer, PepsiCo: Words of love for The Physics of Brand
Writing a book on brands has connected us with some serious top-notch industry icons. We have dared to share our discoveries with some of our favorite thought leaders, and the words of love we are receiving back have made us ever grateful. We plan to feature each of these shining individuals as a way to say, thank you. First on the list: Mauro Porcini, SVP & Chief Design Officer at PepsiCo.Read More
Mark Ritson on Brand Valuation: Brilliant or Bullshit?
As soon as we saw Mark Ritson (Professor at Melbourne Business School, and columnist for Marketing Week) take on the topic of brand valuation and claim its bullshit-ness, we knew we wanted to get him in front of our book, The Physics of Brand. The topic of brand value is center stage in our book, intersecting the priorities of the CMO and CFO and bringing them into the same conversation.Read More
What if we rethunk the water bottle?
We’ve said it before, and we’ll say it again. We love working for people with purpose. So when our friends with Rethink Water came to us with a desire to fix the plastic water bottle problem, we said “yes, let’s.”Read More
Shakespearean workouts and 12-part harmony
I’ve written in the past about finding various resources for filling my creative reservoir. Oh, I know, I am surrounded by creativity at Capsule on a daily basis. But I still need inspiring experiences to replenish my soul when life takes its toll. (Okay, that may be a little dramatic, but the gray hairs seem a bit more visible these days.)Read More
Brand Biases and the Empathy Gap
The Empathy Gap presents those of us who work in the branding world with an interesting world to live in and understand. The Empathy Gap is a cognitive bias that occurs when one underestimates the influence of feelings or other internal emotional reactions. We see this gap often between businesses or brand handlers and their end consumers; the gap of understanding can be large, and one that requires thoughtful navigation.Read More
The Physics of Brand Pre-Launch Party has begun
You may have heard we're writing a book - and no, we're not done talking about it. The pre-order party has launched and the Physics of Brand momentum has just begun.Read More