Monthly Archives: July 2012

The Interview

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The Consolidation Curve

Stage 1: Opening. Stage 2: Scale. Stage 3: Focus. Stage 4: Balance and Alliance

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Calculating Lifetime Value (LTV)

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Social+Capital Partnership – a different type of VC

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Spectrum of Views on Customer Insights

 

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Real-world example of the “prisoner’s dilemma”

The prisoner’s dilemma is a canonical example of a game analyzed in game theory that shows why two individuals might not cooperate, even if it appears that it is in their best interest to do so. Quora has a few great examples: Nation-states stockpiling … Continue reading

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McKinsey Says Social Media Could Add $1.3 Trillion to the Economy

McKinsey Global Institute, the research arm of the business consulting giant, has just published a lengthy study on “unleashing value and productivity through social technologies.” The short version is that things like improved communication and collaboration from social media in … Continue reading

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