Growth And Scaling B2C Startups In Africa

Microsoft is my definition of what a great business should look like; well diversified product portfolio (Azure, Windows, Office Suite, Xbox etc.), organically grown (had to IPO due to regulatory hurdles), operating system strategy (Windows OS and Office 365), and…
Product Analysis: Bamboo

So, I spent a good part of my time last week driving, and some hours sitting in an auto shop with a panel beater I am strongly convinced did not know what he was doing. Nobody paid me to drive…
Product Analysis : Paylink

My personal definition of what the ideal business looks like is Microsoft. Microsoft is a largely organic (only went public because they had to) B2B business that produces software (asset light) that powers more than a million businesses worldwide. I…
Designing For Data Double Plays 2

I personally characterize firms into two broad categories; philanthropies (firms that create value, but have failed to effectively extract value), and businesses (firms that have been able to both create and extract value). Ideally most technology firms will start up…