Posts Tagged “business”

Planning: Value in the Gray Space

by Joe on September 14, 2010

“Plans are useless, but planning is indispensable” – President Dwight D. Eisenhower The more I experience in business and leadership, the more I realize that planning is both worthless and invaluable.  Dwight D. Eisenhower said it best:  “In preparing for battle I (…)

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Relationship Revolution: Relationship Focused Businesses

by Joe on December 17, 2008

Over the past couple weeks I have been monitoring the Relationship Media space where the relationships around content drive traffic and revenue growth.  But as I have viewed the marketing world through a relationship media lens, I have found that (…)

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In Revenue is Content the Means or the Ends?

by Joe on June 12, 2008

It is true that things are not free. But the recent business model issues of content owners, brings up a central discussion about content use. I ask two questions in this debate: Is content the ends? or is content the means?  (…)

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Welty’s You be the VC Intro

by Joe on March 7, 2008

My good friend Matt Welty, who happens to be the best magician I know, linked to a great MSNBC video introducing a business plan competition run by Bang Ventures that I have entered. The top 100 finalists submit business (…)

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