Monthly Archives: June 2013

Now It’s LA Trying To Kill Off Uber, Lyft And Sidecar

Another round in the ongoing battle between the rent seeking incumbents and the disruptive upstarts. The various new transport arranging companies like Uber, Lyft and Sidecar with their smartphone apps are finding that yet another city, this time LA, is … Continue reading

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The 2013 Celebrity 100

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Can ‘Man Of Steel 2’ Survive The ‘Tomb Raider’ Trap?

The reason I’ve been somewhat hard on the domestic performance of Man Of Steel is that it’s responsible for more than just making back its production and marketing budget in a manner that creates profit for its producers.  If World War Z had tanked, … Continue reading

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Weight Loss Fails To Prevent Heart Attacks For Diabetics In Study

How well does losing weight prevent heart attacks? A large clinical trial released yesterday raised doubts for the potency of weight loss compared to other strategies, like taking medicines, in people with type II diabetes. JVZoo Product FeedHappy List Traffic … Continue reading

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What Nature Can Teach Business About Adapting to Threats

Recently, myself and my colleague in the SAP Center for Business Insight, Kai Goerlich, got into a debate about the real impact of online shopping on traditional retail business models. Kai, who is Senior Fellow, Thought Leadership, argued that businesses … Continue reading

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Acura Bid For Top Luxury Tier Hangs On New MDX Campaign

Acura wants to elevate itself to the first tier of luxury brands, and so the Honda-owned marque is betting its biggest-ever marketing campaign on its most important vehicle in the effort. JVZoo Product FeedWordPress Theme Hacker STOP buying premium WordPress … Continue reading

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Move Over, Justin Verlander: Max Scherzer Is The Detroit Tigers’ New Ace

The past two years have been a roller coaster for Detroit Tigers pitcher Max Scherzer. At the beginning of the 2012 season, the 29-year-old Missouri native suffered a devastating tragedy when his younger brother Alex committed suicide. Now, in 2013, … Continue reading

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MLB Team Values 2013

The Yankees are worth $2.3 billion, more than any other U.S. sports team. The average MLB team is valued at $744 million, 23% higher than last year. JVZoo Product FeedLocal Marketing Maven – System [SPECIAL OFFER] The only Local Marketing … Continue reading

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NBA Game 7. Maturity In Youth.

The result was not predictable. Each team had enough superstars to win. Each team had enough role players to win it. The drama was this: who was going to make the play to win. JVZoo Product FeedLife Coach Cash University … Continue reading

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Leadership Lessons From Lebron James – 2013 Version

Last year at this time, when the Miami Heat defeated the Oklahoma City Thunder I did a post, Leadership Lessons from Lebron James (below).  This year the circumstances were very different but the drama, due to the extreme closeness of … Continue reading

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