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consumer behavior | Aug 19th, 2019

The Pain of Losing Local Business: David Sax Investigates Why Saying Goodbye Hurts for the New York Times

In his New York Times opinion piece, bestselling author David Sax explores the indelible mark that brick-and-mortar businesses continue to leave on consumers—even in the digital age—and why it hurts so much when they close their doors.  “Why do we shed tears over businesses that shut their doors... Continue Reading →
consumer behavior | Dec 5th, 2018

NBC is Developing a Family Workplace Comedy Based on David Sax’s Save the Deli

David Sax is a consumer behavior expert and the critically acclaimed author of The Revenge of Analog, The Tastemakers and Save the Deli—a delightful travelogue about the cultural history of delicatessens, which is now being developed into a family workplace comedy by NBC.  Showcasing his trademark... Continue Reading →
consumer behavior | Oct 2nd, 2018

Catching up with Speaker Katherine Milkman (And Learning Tips for Lasting Change)

Change—we all want it, we just don’t want to do it. As behavioral economist and grit expert Katherine Milkman proves, we need all the help we can get to not just kickstart change, but make it stick. Why leave it up to chance? Milkman recently dropped by the Lavin office to fill us in on her most... Continue Reading →