The Chemistry of Culture

According to the Harvard Business Review, humans today are hardwired very much in the same manner as we were in the Stone Age. We still fight furiously when threatened and are driven to trade information and share secrets, for example. However, what works in the wild when faced with a saber-toothed tiger may hinder our…

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Advice vs Opinion

Can We Be Candid? Advice You Can Use. Here at The ABplatform, the most common reason potential customers cite for not wanting to build an advisory board is, “I already get too much advice. I don’t need any more.” I get it, I really do. I head up the Long Range Planning Committee at my…

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Does An Advisory Board Deliver Any ROI?

Does an advisory board deliver any ROI? The answer is a firm “it depends.”   Advisory Boards CAN have value In general, they provide a shortcut to better decisions. Specifically, they can: Open new markets: Trying to enter the test tube market in Poland? Maybe it would be good to have someone who knows the…

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