“What you do in this world is a matter of no consequence. The question is what can you make people believe you have done.”
– Sherlock Holmes (via Sir Arthur Conan Doyle), A Study in Scarlet
Think we’re living in a post-factual society? Sherlock would have something to say about that.
By Bob Lewis | October 3, 2016
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“There are two words you never heard spoken on our sets: ‘Take two.’ “
– Herschell Gordon Lewis, aka The Godfather of Gore, aka the Great Guru of Direct Marketing, aka Dear old Dad (DoD)
Bye, Dad. I’m going to miss you.
By Bob Lewis | September 26, 2016
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Thanks to “Bruce N.” for this bug-free, single-feature ManagementSpeak.
Build to order isn’t always enough: When standardization crashes into individualized customer requirements, which one wins?
By Bob Lewis | September 19, 2016
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ManagementSpeak: Is there a way to improve the financials on this project?
Translation: Fraud or repealing the laws of economics are not necessarily off the table.
Thanks to Tom Reid, accurately translating “improve” is on the table.
CRM isn’t Digital, but you can’t do Digital without it.
By Bob Lewis | September 12, 2016
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ManagementSpeak: We have to do more there.
Translation: We haven’t done anything there.
As this week’s contributor points out, something is, in fact, more than nothing.
Announcing an open source project to move the needle on enterprise cognition