industry thoughts from Clarteza

02 January
2017
Mag Retelewski

Get Inspired at the Start of the New Year!

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When we get inspired, we create. When we are relaxed, we are more creative. Here are some of my time-tested activities that have worked for me:

  • Expand your interests. Go to a library or a store and pick up a book or publication from an industry or genre that you would not normally explore. Even though random reading material may not seem relevant at first, I promise you if you give it a chance you’ll learn something you’ll be able to apply to your … Continue Reading

07 September
2016
Mag Retelewski and Katy Gajewicz

Three Key Principles Innovation Marketers Can Take from the Design World

What do a phone, a car service, and a vacuum cleaner have in common? The best innovators in these categories applied design thinking principles to create success stories.

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Apple, Uber and Dyson are not alone; numerous companies have applied design thinking principles and processes to new product or service innovation – some with considerable success, others… not so much. At Clarteza we’ve been involved in a number of design-led innovation projects in the consumer packaged goods industry and have observed several key success elements that can be borrowed from design … Continue Reading

30 July
2016
Amanda Randall, Ph.D - VP, Analytics and Change

Face to Face Conversations Newsletter

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13 June
2016
Mag Retelewski

Clarteza: Behind the scenes.

I love Marcel Proust’s quote: “The Voyage of Discovery Consists not in Seeking New Landscapes but in Having New Eyes”. It describes the way we look at business issues.

What we do:

Our team focuses on finding innovative solutions to meet clients’ marketing and business needs. In our work we apply design thinking and we recognize that creativity is a collaborative skill. We function as a think tank of highly specialized experts to evaluate the business issue and create custom tailored solutions. Our lenses allow us to see issues from variety of different angles and, as such, we can better “connect the … Continue Reading