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Random Management Thoughts: IPOs and Innovation

What businesses are ripe for change? Particularly industries where margins are decreasing and asset efficiency can no longer cover the costs of vertical integration. As the efficiency of information flow improves in the public domain, the economies of scale decrease, particularly in areas that are most dependent on information (as opposed to assets). Continue reading

2013: Payment Predictions – Updated

2 January 2013 (updated typos and added content on kyc, cloud, and push payments) Looking back to my first “prediction” installment 2 years ago, 2011: Rough Start for Mobile Payments, not much has changed. Although I am personally approaching the “trough of disillusionment”.  Lessons below are not exclusively payment (ie mobile, commerce, advertising) but seem relevant .. … Continue reading