Office Hours is a newsletter and podcast about the business of culture.
I’ve learned over the years that there are very few resources where business people can learn about cultural trends in context and the cultural people who create those trends can learn all the biz lingo and contextual information they don’t teach you. So I made one.
Expect interviews with the people behind the people, case studies, trend forecasts and data presented in a way that won’t put you to sleep.
To catch you up to speed, here are the most popular reads:
#12: The Marathon Continues 🏁 — The Office Hours Interview with Dan Runcie of Trapital Media
#20: 6 Brands to Watch (Spring/Summer '19) — A “trend forecast” in the loosest sense of the word, a look at 6 brands that are nationally under-the-radar. (If you read this issue, you would have known about Malbon Golf a month before the NYT wrote about it. )
#9: Meet the woman who will tell you what you're going to wear next year. — The Office Hours Interview with Ayesha Siddiqi.
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