He holds a Ph.D. in Social Psychology and is currently Professor of Marketing in the Haub School of Business at Saint Joseph’s University in Philadelphia.
He has advised numerous companies on consumer research and lifestyle marketing issues. Michael is in demand as an acclaimed lecture-series Speaker to business groups around the world; in recent years he has delivered keynotes in South Korea, Brazil, Peru, Japan, Germany, Mexico, the United Kingdom and Poland.
Earthshaking Trends: What you need to know NOW about keeping your top consumers.
Fundamental categories that form the bedrock of marketing strategy and customer insights simply no longer exist. You need to understand the new landscape of consumer behavior, so you don’t get left in the dust.
A Moving Target
Consumer behavior is a moving target but understanding how “deep meanings” influence customers worldwide will improve your aim.
The Young and the Restless: Capture the Hearts, Minds and Wallets of Millennials
U.S. Millennials spend $600 billion per year, but their choices change faster than Lady Gaga changes her outfits. How can you adapt to connect with these “always on” but always changing shoppers?
We Really ARE What We Wear: How the Psychology of Fashion Influences Consumer Behavior
Customers literally choose from thousands of options. Fashion marketers need to dig deeper if they want to sync their offerings with what their customers seek.
“Prof. Solomon…was able to make us think of new ways to use consumer behavior to frame our own activities…. He was able to inject humor to maintain attention yet did not deviate from the basic task at hand that was to educate and provoke thought”
-David Friedman, V.P. Marketing,