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The digital transition, e.g. the process of software eating the world, has a greater effect on industries than it does … More
There are different ways to explain politics. One is the popular way: voters are angry; they vote for the opposition; … More
Afew recent articles (here and here) have triggered a welcome discussion on why we call tech companies “tech companies”. Mostly, it’s because financial … More
Exactly 20 years ago, Michael Porter, the mighty lord of business strategy, wrote an article in Harvard Business Review to discuss the simplest question: “What … More
The Family presents a series of short notes exploring business strategy in the 21st century. Sign up for my weekly … More
A company is a legal fiction embodying a contract between many different parties, who mostly have conflicting interests: shareholders, executives, … More
The word ‘technology’ has become ubiquitous in today’s economy. It is used as a suffix to refer to the birth … More