Business Anthropology

Building Sensemaking Capacity: Drawing Insights from Anthropological Thinking at NABET

2019-02-23T18:59:11-04:00

This year, at the 2018 Northeastern Association of Business, Economics, and Technology (NABET) conference, Dr. Rex Dumdum and I will be presenting a paper titled Building Sensemaking Capacity: Drawing Insights from Anthropological Thinking. Building Sensemaking Capacity: Drawing Insights from Anthropological Thinking Abstract Businesses, according to an IBM global study of 1500 CEOs, are facing a rapid [...]

Building Sensemaking Capacity: Drawing Insights from Anthropological Thinking at NABET2019-02-23T18:59:11-04:00

Why Analytics Needs Ethnography at NABET

2018-10-16T17:56:54-04:00

This year, at the 2018 Northeastern Association of Business, Economics, and Technology (NABET) conference, Dr. Rex Dumdum and I will be presenting a paper titled Why Analytics Needs Ethnography. Why Analytics Needs Ethnography Abstract Big Data analytics have increasingly gained prominence in business because it has provided beneficial insights regarding emerging trends, behaviors and preferences.  Relying exclusively [...]

Why Analytics Needs Ethnography at NABET2018-10-16T17:56:54-04:00

Ethnography Proposal Example for Direct-to-Consumer Genetics (DTCG)

2018-08-23T14:29:13-04:00

As discussed in my last post, I recently completed my UNT applied anthropology thesis and plan to blog about that experience. I am hoping that up-and-coming students can find some of the content useful for their own journey. Furthermore, I think it is important that we are discussing the opportunities and threats of Direct-to-Consumer Genetics [...]

Ethnography Proposal Example for Direct-to-Consumer Genetics (DTCG)2018-08-23T14:29:13-04:00

Sequencing.com: My Ethnography Thesis Client

2018-09-09T16:13:53-04:00

After selecting a topic for my ethnography project, and reaching out to potential clients, I eventually narrowed the potential opportunities down to my final selection, Sequencing.com. Of course, this process was a bit of a give and take as not all potential clients work out. That said, I couldn’t have been happier when I landed [...]

Sequencing.com: My Ethnography Thesis Client2018-09-09T16:13:53-04:00

My UNT Anthropology Thesis

2018-09-03T17:51:46-04:00

Now that my UNT MS Applied Anthropology degree has officially been conferred, I am going to begin sharing information on my UNT anthropology thesis. To accomplish this, I am going to be posting many articles over the next few weeks that breakout key sections of my thesis into bitesize chunks suitable for a blog format. Following [...]

My UNT Anthropology Thesis2018-09-03T17:51:46-04:00

Where to Look for Applied Anthropology Jobs

2018-08-03T16:04:27-04:00

If you are looking for an applied anthropology job, the task of finding one can often seem daunting. When looking at the large job boards, you will rarely find the word anthropologist in the job title. If you are lucky, the word ethnography will be included in the job description, but that is not always [...]

Where to Look for Applied Anthropology Jobs2018-08-03T16:04:27-04:00

Best Anthropology Blogs

2018-08-03T20:45:05-04:00

Finding the best anthropology blogs is like finding the right journal articles - you can search all day in the wrong place, or you can use technology to enable finding the best.  In the past, I had searched around and bookmarked many, however, I found I only repeatedly visited a few.  Below is the list of [...]

Best Anthropology Blogs2018-08-03T20:45:05-04:00

This Anthro Life Podcast: Business, Technology & Design Episodes

2018-08-03T16:34:14-04:00

As a proud volunteer and guest host of This Anthro Life, I have created this post to showcase the business, technology, and design anthropology episodes. I plan to update it periodically as new episodes go live that fit within the business, technology and design space. About This Anthro Life Podcast This Anthro Life is a round-table [...]

This Anthro Life Podcast: Business, Technology & Design Episodes2018-08-03T16:34:14-04:00

Ethnographic Research Training Courses for User Experience (UX) Professionals

2018-08-03T16:48:00-04:00

With user experience (UX) on the rise in industry, ethnography has become a hot term. Increasingly business leaders are asking for ethnographic research. As a result of this, many non-anthropologists have been asking me where they can participate in ethnographic research training courses. Since I have now been asked this a number of times, I figured I [...]

Ethnographic Research Training Courses for User Experience (UX) Professionals2018-08-03T16:48:00-04:00

Best Anthropology Podcasts

2018-08-03T17:40:53-04:00

Today most of us are time-pressed and often trying to learn on the run. Be it listening to podcasts or watching vlogs, learning from our mobile devices has become the norm.  Given that, I have put together this short list of the best anthropology podcasts from my perspective. Give them a try. 1. This Anthro Life [...]

Best Anthropology Podcasts2018-08-03T17:40:53-04:00
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