Why you should work with your competition

Why you should work with your competition

Some time ago, I was an advisor at a small company whose owner – while proudly describing their newest product – told me: “We don’t mention this out in the open, so that our competition doesn’t catch on.” At that point, I thought to myself, that under the guise of...
The next big thing… has already happened.

The next big thing… has already happened.

Between 1899 and 1901 a French artist by the name of Jean-Marc Côté created a series of illustrations portraying his vision of life in France in the year 2000. A hundred years into the future. His works, among those of other visionaries, were presented at the World...
5 Strategies To Handle a Difficult Customer

5 Strategies To Handle a Difficult Customer

You find yourself at an airport, the long hard day of toil finally reaching its end. As you wait for your plane to taxi over, you feel uncertainty griping your heart as the weather outside is anything but perfect and a few flights have already been canceled. Alas, as...