A quote by James Bond holds true in the business world and in the international world of spying and intrigue: “You’re judged by the strength of your enemies.” PS: the new 007 movie debuts November 20 in the USA. Thanks for keeping it classy Daniel Craig.
It ALWAYS happens around the Labor Day holiday… You know? Budget Season! Part of that process is ALWAYS parsing the company organization… You know, the Org Chart. Rather than once again just color code cells in Excel or PowerPoint, CLICK HERE to read (on LinkedIn) about a useful idea and concept from Dharmesh Shah with a name you may know. (Hint, he […]
This weekend in 1997, after the idea pitch meeting in a tiny cramped San Jose conference room, one of the most iconic Advertising campaigns launched. Steve Jobs had challenged 3 agencies, but Craig Tanimoto, an art director at Chiat\Day, gave us, Steve Jobs and Apple Marketing magnificence : Think Different KPI success? Apple stock tripled in under a […]
But there are 3 solutions or every problem: Accept it.Change it.Leave it. If you can’t accept it, then change it. If you can’t change it, then leave it…just move on. (ie: go around it) You’ll end up in deep water f you don’t.
Back in 1960, DR Seuss won a $50 bet he could write a book with under 50 words; it was published in August of that year. If Theodor can do a solid sales job of enticing someone to eat Green Eggs and Ham, you can do the same with your next sales proposal. The image […]
Candles were used to see for almost 5,000 years. Now they’re used to make a place smell good. To be a success, you don’t necessarily need to reinvent yourself, you may just need to solve a different problem.
Some of our big tech guys were asked by congress if they copy ideas from other companies or competition. Huh? They ever run a business?Coming in August in the USA, Instagram users will be able to create and share something new to their Stories: Guess? Short Videos! It’s called “Reels”; you’ll be able to produce short-form videos in a […]
What do you see when you look at the clouds? Some see a business idea that fills a need and will delight customers. Some see a hippopotamus. To see anything, you need to keep looking up. Keep looking up and keep your head in the clouds. Your dream is the “real” cloud computing.
On the internet, nobody knows you’re a dog.But a dog knows how to handle a digital business problem. Chew on it, play with it, eat it, bark at it, piss on it or just walk away.
Listen to your elders…. Not because we’re right… But because we have the most experience of being wrong PS: we still learn new tricks every day