A Jumping Off Spot

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Why does insurance exist?

Insurance exists to manage or otherwise mitigate risk. But what does that mean? Insurance, depending on the insurance line of business, exists to protect the physical assets of people, families, and businesses. Insurance, depending on the insurance line of business, exists to protect what people – or businesses – say or do … their actions… Continue reading Why does insurance exist?

Your company is a platform company ? Really ?

When I became a management consultant with Arthur D. Little and years later switched to a new part of my career when I became a technology-focused insurance industry analyst (First with The Meta Group, then to IDC, and eventually to Ovum [now Omdia]) there were several ‘fundamental’ questions I thought about regarding technology firms. One… Continue reading Your company is a platform company ? Really ?


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