Meeting Harry Styles and what it taught me about "gender contamination" in business branding business gender Feb 04, 2021

It was Harry Styles’ birthday this week, which is why I am going to tell you about the time I met him, and what it taught me about a phenomenon called “gender contamination” in business.    

This is what happened:

It was a few years ago at the press junket...

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Why it took until the 1990s to figure out that female birds can sing too... economics gender Jan 28, 2021

Charles Darwin hated peacocks. Even just one of the colourful feathers in the tail of the male peacock made the English biologist “sick whenever I gaze at it”. 

Why on earth would a male bird need to make such a colourful spectacle of himself? 

Eventually Darwin came up...

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