Take a fascinating journey into the future as Stylus experts, alongside industry thought-leaders and commentators, unpack tomorrow’s trends and unearth bold new opportunities. Check back every Tuesday for new episodes.


Episode 74: Understanding Fundamental Consumer Needs

In this episode, Christian Ward is joined by Fiona Atzler, Senior Director at global strategy and innovation consultancy Egg Strategy, to discuss how brands and businesses can navigate complexity in the year ahead by understanding – and acting on – fundamental consumer needs. Also guesting is Emilia Morano-Williams, Stylus's US editor.

Episode 73: What's Next in Media & Publishing?

In this episode, Christian Ward is joined by Jarrod Dicker, VP of commercial technology and development at the Washington Post, to discuss the current and future state of media, journalism and publishing.

Episode 72: Are Robots the Future of Mental Healthcare?

In this episode, Christian Ward is joined by Alison Darcy, founder and CEO of Woebot, and Estella Shardlow, Stylus's senior editor of Consumer Lifestyle, to discuss how our mental health needs are increasingly being served by artificially intelligent bots.

Episode 71: Trinny Woodall on Stress-Busting Beauty

In this episode, Christian Ward is joined by Trinny Woodall – beauty entrepreneur and Insta-influencer, and previously one half of fashion makeover team Trinny & Susannah – to discuss how the beauty industry is taking on the challenge of de-stressing consumers. Also guesting is Lisa Payne, Stylus's senior editor of Beauty.

Episode 70: Gen Z Fashion – New Rules of Engagement

In this episode, Christian Ward is joined by Hasna Kourda, founder of 'digital wardrobe' app Save Your Wardrobe, and Katie Baron, director of Consumer Engagement at Stylus, to discuss Gen Z fashion and retail trends – specifically the use of new tech tools that encourage more conscious consumerism.

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