Competition

Your Winning Strategy

Is strategy all about winning? Are rivals and competition necessary to inspire great strategy? Could strategy serve a higher purpose than “total market dominance?” One of the legendary “Lords of Strategy“, Michael Porter,  claims in his 2001 paper “Strategy and… Read More ›

Still Keeping Score?

Preparing to take the game winning shot – the player repeatedly looks at the scoreboard – only seconds remain.  “I have to make these points,” he thinks. He looks at the coach who has anxiety written all over him.  “This… Read More ›

Darwinian Economics

What role does scarcity and competition play in the development and survival of a species.  Many assume that the competition for scarce resources always makes a species more fit.  According to Darwin’s theory, natural selection does favor the traits and… Read More ›