Strategic thinking for founders.
A couple of months back I wrote a piece about the trend of concentration - whereby technology is enabling attention and money to be pooled into fewer and and fewer people and...Read more
A friend of my runs a film company, and as a result often works with advertising agencies. He once made a comment based on his experience which has always stuck with me: “Any time I see an...Read more
The yin-yang symbol has become a bit of a cliche. These days it’s probably more likely to bring to mind a lower back tattoo than timeless wisdom, which is too bad, because its message is...Read more
Strategic Positioning In An Ever-Changing Context In 2012 they made a new movie adaptation of the TV show 21 Jump Street, where two cops (Channing Tatum and Jonah Hill) go undercover as students...Read more
Strategic Thinking Around The Creative Side Of Business Sometimes people ask me the meaning of my company name, Basic Arts. It came from the original idea I had for the business, which in...Read more
A “Leading From Behind” Approach To Business Strategy There is a quote you may have heard which goes something like: “I am a libertarian at the federal level, Republican at the state...Read more