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There’s Gold In Them There Files – Alternative Data, Emerging Technology, Monetize Data

Sam Walton founder of Wal-Mart would famously count cars in the parking lot as a barometer of both his business and the relative performance of rivals. He once got so engrossed in the task that he crashed his car into the back of a Wal-Mart truck. Sam may therefore, not have been so surprised by … Continue reading There’s Gold In Them There Files – Alternative Data, Emerging Technology, Monetize Data

M&A: Expectations in Venture Integration

Steven Sinofsky With M&A a key to successful venture integration are mutual expectations regarding operational and product strategy. What can go wrong? M&A is super important in tech. So many huge successes but also many disappointments coming from a mismatch of expectations regarding integration. This thread expands upon an “integration expectations” matrix. How to avoid misalignment. 1/many Throughout … Continue reading M&A: Expectations in Venture Integration