Playing Netflix Chess

photo credit: Hamed Saber I read publications, punditry and blogs focused on a number of different industries. I hope you do as well. Reading only the trade publications from your industry is dangerous, dangerous, dangerous. For example, there’s an awesome blog post by Ken Doctor based on comments made by Netflix founder Reed Hastings“. Go read […]

Can video stores compete with a robot?

Yesterday, I received an email from someone whose clients are video stores. Because they subscribe to my print newsletter, I asked them to put me on their email list. Part of today’s email to their video store clients included this comment: I had a customer ask us how to compete with RedBox (emphasis mine). I’ve […]