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Blackberry Predictions Not Magic

Blackberry Predictions Not Magic

For folks asking by email or in person (you can also Comment via blog post; it’s private) I’ll answer your Blackberry themed questions all in one spot: 1. How did I know this quarter’s results BB would disappoint? I didn’t ”know”; I merely predicted, based on classic market behavioural factors(see #6 below). 2. What’s next for [...]

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Add “Step -1.0″ To Get Ahead in Life

Add “Step -1.0″ To Get Ahead in Life

I didn’t learn a certain lesson in life, career & business until over 40 years old. Pity. Better late than never. I eventually learned it from a savvy exec, who subsequently became a Business Partner, mentor, friend. He recently celebrated a birthday. This blog is a Birthday salute to him- and a gift to you. [...]

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3 Japanese Electronics Firms Short Circuited Staying ‘Current’

3 Japanese Electronics Firms Short Circuited Staying ‘Current’

3 big Japanese electronics firms- Sharp, Sony & Panasonic- all just posted dreadful losses. All had undergone big strategic changes that failed to yield positive results (yet). Funny thing was – each of the 3 took a different path to change. But they DID make changes. Sharp embraced Vertical Integration & Scale; they built their [...]

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