Author, Video Producer and Content Guy for MorningNewsBeat.com
Kevin Coupe has been a working writer all his professional life. For the past two decades, he’s been bringing a wealth of experience, sharp storytelling skills, provocative and contextual insights, unique worldview and serious levity about the world of business and consumers to audiences everywhere. With his book, Retail Rules! 52 Ways To Achieve Retail Success, he gives advice on management, marketing, customers, and operations from his unique view of the world of retail. And he is the co-author of The Big Picture: Essential Business Lessons from the Movies, which uses film narratives to teach about leadership, marketing and surviving the workplace. For 17 years, he’s had his own website/blog – MorningNewsBeat.com where he provides “business news in context, and analysis with attitude” to some 35,000 worldwide subscribers. Kevin also is an adjunct faculty member of Portland State University’s Center for Retail Leadership in Oregon, where he has been teaching a summer marketing course for five years. At present, Kevin is working on a sequel to The Big Picture, a novel, and a screenplay (that he describes as being a “black comedy about forward buying, just-in-time deliveries and slotting allowances”).