Month: February 2012

Adapt or Face Extinction

Fascinating article on Darwinism and applicability to business from Ian Verrender from the Sydney Morning Herald at Key quotes that I like: ‘Successful businesses adapt to change and evolve. Those that don’t become extinct.’ ‘Admittedly, the online threat to traditional retailers has hit with a bang. Consumer attitudes, and with them behaviour, shifted suddenly…
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Mass Portfolio Customisation and the Unique Investor

It has suprised me that an industry such as wealth management, which in reality is not actually physically delivering much in terms of a physical ‘product’, has taken so long to adapt to one of the most powerful marketing and consumer concepts of all time, that of mass customisation. In the linked paper here, there…
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