Tag Archives: Culture

Enough With Culture — Focus On Structure, Biotech Entrepreneur Argues

In Tuesday’s Wall Street Journal, I review Loonshots, a new book on innovation written by biotech entrepreneur Safi Bahcall; the author’s key point is that innovation requires attention to organizational structure – it’s critical, Bahcall argues, to separate “artists” and “soldiers” yet allow their ideas to influence each other. Organizations seeking to cultivate innovation should… Read More »

Ariana Grande Deleted a Bunch of Tweets About Appropriating and Appreciating Japanese Culture

It feels like an eternity since Ariana Grande released “7 Rings” because there hasn’t been a shortage of things to call her out for. From the get-go, her followers have criticized her for cultural appropriation—specifically, ripping off women of color and using the Japanese language to promote her song when there was really no connection… Read More »

13 Pop Culture References You Might Have Missed From the ‘Riverdale’ Flashback Episode

This post contains spoilers for the Riverdale episode, “Chapter Thirty-Nine: The Midnight Club.” The highly anticipated flashback episode of Riverdale, which found our teens playing younger versions of their parents, has officially come and gone. Thanks to story time with Alice, Betty is now one step closer to solving the mystery of the Gargoyle King.… Read More »