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  • Vox Populi Vox Dei
    I saw some footage on the news yesterday that made me stop and wonder. Someone somewhere was protesting about something. Yes, you can imagine my...
    30th June 2011
  • Deconstructing ‘wow’
    Something to be thinking about:how do you recognise a Finnish extrovert? While you let that incubate, we thought we’d dig a little deeper into...
    28th June 2011
  • Greeks asking for gifts
    I’m hugely encouraged when I hear about countries being on the verge of bankruptcy.  It makes me feel prudent and self-satisfied. If I can...
    27th June 2011
  • Increasing our global presence.
    Blackswan is proud to announce the recent addition of three new Account Managers based globally. Yvon Chouinard has joined blackswan as Account...
    17th June 2011
  • Integrate, innovate, transform
    It is amazing what you can see when you look in from the outside. I was recently observing two lab teams working on the same problem. One team was...
    6th June 2011
  • Britain’s Got Talent!
     Is it a fix? With every foray of talent reality shows comes a claim that all is not fair. Simon Cowell is yet again in the spotlight for playing...
    3rd June 2011
  • Strategy in discontinuous times
    A “Black Swan” is a highly improbable event with three principal characteristics: it is unpredictable; it carries a massive impact; and, after the...
    2nd June 2011
  • William B. Bonvillian speaks about taking technology into new territory.
    WIlliam B. Bonvillian, Director of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology’s Washington D.C. Office, spoke at the Innovate to Success conference...
    1st June 2011