Flanking the Competition: Using Military Strategy to Inform Competitive Intelligence

[Note, this post originally appeared on ProductCraft] It was 3 am, ten kilometers outside of Marjah, Afghanistan, and just a few nights after the start of Operation Moshtarak (the largest offensive since the fall of the Taliban). I was a 26-year-old Marine Intel Lieutenant, huddled with a platoon in some abandoned farmers’ huts on the […]

What Can Product Managers Learn From Military Veterans?

[Note, this post originally appeared on ProductCraft I am re-posting it here as I tear down another site and post-dating it to when it was first posted there. ] What can this guy……possibly teach this guy about creative product work? I am a product manager at IBM; in a past life, I led Intelligence and […]