Nationalizing Amazon Would Be Bonkers

There comes a time in every columnist’s life when he ponders a thinkpiece about whether it is time to break up Amazon. Back in 1995, we never had to worry about the question of whether Amazon was growing too large: it was just a friendly looking, disarmingly cheap online bookstore which appeared to stock everything […]

The Real Reason Why Your Product Launch Failed

Recently, I’ve found myself getting approached by a lot of people who have “just finished their product” and are looking for their “first marketing hire.” Very often, these products have fundamental flaws. Sometimes the product is an idea that has been tried many times before, and which the market has shown that it doesn’t really […]