Whose data are they anyway?

What a difference two days make! First, T-Mobile in the UK informed the Information Commissioner’s Office that some of its own rogue employees had sold on the firm’s contract customer data to third parties. These third parties then ring the contract customers just before their contract expiry to offer deals that may or may not […]

Four For Friday (9)

This occasional series of good readings from around the web covers the themes of strategy, technology, investment and regulation. This week’s picks focus on innovation and investment. How do Innovators think? – from a  conversation between Professors Jeff Dyer of Brigham Young University and Hal Gregersen of Insead, and Harvard Business Review. Paul Kedrosky writes […]

Four For Friday (7)

This occasional series of good readings from around the web appears when the week’s readings have been thought-provoking. The themes are strategy, technology, investment and regulation, but sometimes they just cannot be separated. Adrian Chan (@gravity7) shared this article from 2006: differentiating risk aversion from betrayal aversion using game theory. Sustainable Innovation is tricky. Always […]

Four For Friday (6)

This occasional series of good readings from around the web appears when the week’s readings have been exceptionally good. The themes are strategy, technology, investment and regulation, but sometimes they just cannot be separated. The World in 2030, by way of four scenarios for strategic planning, conceived by Ross Dawson. This is a relatively old, in […]