Millennials: Generation Pet

By Natalie Haynes, Contributor According to Forbes, there are now more households with pets than children in the U.S. (70% vs. 66%), and we are increasingly pampering our pets with activities and luxuries formerly reserved…

Aging In Place

By Natalie Haynes, Contributor I write this as a researcher, but also as a daughter with a mother “aging in place”. And I leverage technology every day to help her stay at home. It’s great…

Now What Do I Do?: Explore the Unexpected to Understand The Why

By Natalie Haynes, Contributor One of the most challenging aspects of research is synthesizing data and boiling it down to actionable insights. And as more and more data is available, taking in all of that data and…

BACK TO SCHOOL TRENDS: DON’T BE LATE

By Natalie Haynes, Contributor As any professional stock trader, marketer, or dating coach will tell you, timing is everything. Identifying a cultural trend early can be wildly valuable, and one example of Metametrix doing this quickly and…

Trends For 2018: Life In The Upside Down

On January 3rd, we published Trends for 2018: The Upside-Down, Tech Reckoning, Time’s Up, Citizenship on Forbes.com. To read the full report find it here. Here, we’re investigating further into each trend – looking at…