It’s not a secret that to be continually successful in business you must innovate.
Survival of the fittest means the most adaptable will win.
But what if you are a small organisation without the budget of larger ones to innovate?
This paralyses many business owners into doing nothing.
But there is a way…
Your business will run on some form of platform, and it’s likely to be some form of technology.
If you don’t have the budget to innovate, then you can invest your time into picking the technology to bet your future on.
Ride on the back of someone else’s innovation.
Pick the right pony.
There’s a tendency to gather information, and more information, and more information, indefinitely if a decision is important.
Your next 40 years will be determined by your next ten years.
A mantra I live by in business is, ‘tolerance is the enemy of excellence.’
Functional fixes are not solutions for existential misalignments.
If you’re buying your lunch from someone, what happens if he’s 20cms shorter than you?
It’s almost certain that what’s being agreed isn’t fully understood.
Don’t be a dick.
Five hundred years ago, Michel de Montaigne said: “My life has been filled with terrible misfortune; most of which never happened.”
In tennis, the majority of the game is spent volleying.
I own a wealth management company called MedCapital