July 2010

Thursday, July 15th, 2010
In today's fast paced culture, most of us are probably guilty of impatience. We want it and we want it now. And usually we can get it now. I can download just about any song ever sung in less than 10 seconds at the iTunes store. If I want to see an old clip from the classic A-Team television series, YouTube can give it to me right now. And if I have a question for a college friend, his Facebook wall is accessible on my laptop…and he lives in Australia.
Friday, July 2nd, 2010
What Discount Retailing and Internet Marketing Have in Common Industries, like people, have life cycles. New ones begin, they mature, and some, like horse drawn carriages, the telegraph and film for cameras, even die. When an industry is early on in its life cycle, there are similar dynamics that you may recognize.