Throughout the years we have worked with dozens of organizations, assisting them in understanding a specific conjuncture, external and internal, and being pivots and reference points for projects that were about change and doing something different in essence. With every client and associate, with every team we have been a part of, we have understood the art […]Read more "Innovation and development projects: a business anthropology perspective"
The key word is test. There’s a sweet-spot between paying a lot of money for marketing and consumer research in a foreign market, including risk assessment and opportunity and cultural costs, and finding a distributer who will open up the market for you. If you’ve paid for such research more than once, you might already know […]Read more "There’s actually a methodology to test your product / service in a potential target market"
Let me guess: either you’re one of them or you’re close to one of them. One of the millions who have accomplished so much for their organizations who now and then, or persistently, hear that voice in their heads telling them they should give it a go with that idea they’ve dreamt about for so […]Read more "So You’re Employed But Keep Thinking About a Personal Business Idea"
One of the most common conversations I have with people in a social setting is about a business idea they’ve been dancing around with for months and even years. There is an incredible amount of value to be harnessed and exploited in each and every one of them. There are, of course, different levels of […]Read more "Project Evaluation for Independent Entrepreneurs at Early Stage"
Holistic Project Management is a specific approach to the Project Management Sciences. While Project Management in general tends to be sensible to different actors’ perspectives and different levels of risk, our holistic methodology has been designed by the following principles: 1- It is guided by the ethics of Quality of Life: in particular, we […]Read more "Holistic Project Management"
There is incredible potential in seriously engaging in understanding, portraying and creating culture. Culture is a force. It is a force that channels that which is social into the individual and that which is individual into the social realm. That, by itself, is the main justification of education and how it is related to a specific culture. […]Read more "Holistics – Insight the Culture"
There is enormous value in the ethics of independence and independents. In fact, we lose opportunity for not knowing how to harness that value and deploy it to the global community. Recent developments have made this task more feasible. The emergence of the freelance community, coworking spaces, professionalization of the middle-class, a society that is open […]Read more "Independents and Independence"