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Gary Peterson

Why Lookout? PC Fax, That’s Why.

Way back when dinosaurs roamed the earth and I was working as a fax machine analyst, I would spend one week a month arm wrestling my arch nemesis: The Computer Shopper. The Computer Shopper was a mail-order catalog the size of a phone book, hundreds of pages thick, and each page was a product showcase of a single mail-order reseller who took ...

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We Did Great in 2018

Companies tend to age similarly to people. Start-up companies are newborns and can’t survive without the help and support of others. As toddlers, a company can stand on two-feet, feed itself, and make lots of mistakes along the way. As a 15 year old company, gap intelligence is much like me when I was an incoming high school freshman - a ...

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We Paid it Forward

When I started gap intelligence back in 2003, my passion was to build a company that made a concerted effort to give back to our community. I was inspired by values-led companies such as Ben & Jerry’s Ice Cream, The Container Store, and Whole Foods that put people and giving ahead of shareholders and profits. In many ways, a ...

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gap intelligence Dashboard: Yes You Can!

Last November, we added a pair of new applications to our online Dashboard platform. The two new applications, called “Cards”, serve as simple, efficient, and fast resources for our clients to make our Product Placement and Promotions data come to life. With the addition of our new Advertisement Share and Product Presence Cards, our ...

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Do Great in Two Zero One Eight

As the parent of a 3-year old boy and 2-year old girl, I often hear the phrase “The days are long and the years go quick” and the very same can be said for the parent of a 15-year old company. Like you, my day calendar is packed with meetings, phone calls, tasks, and projects, and after 365 of those days, I lifted my head and ...

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Why We are Bridging the gap

The Why Behind Bridge the gap!

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What do you know about gap intelligence?

One of the great things about gap intelligence is that our clients rely on us in many different ...

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The email Gary Thinks Larry Page Should Have Written to James Damore

You have probably read about the “Google Memo” by now. In August, James Damore, a search engineer at Google wrote an internal memo that challenged the company’s diversity initiatives. Damore argued that Google’s politically inspired diversity initiatives had created an echo chamber that prevented critical debate. ...

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gap intelligence, Mi Amore, Turns One Four

gap intelligence turned fourteen years old today. We’re stronger than ever, we’re getting an attitude of confidence, and we still like boy bands.  The great part is that our best days are still very much ahead of us. Our anniversary inspired me to dig around the office for gap artifacts and reflect on fourteen years of ...

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What's With the Hedgehog?

If you follow this blog or gap intelligence on Facebook, it may take you five minutes to realize that we are hedgehog crazy.  We have pictures of Herbie the Hedgehog, gap university’s mascot, from locations all over the world.  Herbie is pictured at company events, on the road in Haiti, eating food, and even driving cars! ...

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