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Strategy and Design Thinking: Why architects need strategic thinking.

This blog explores the nexus between architectural design and strategy. I am thinking there will be more blogs on this subject to follow over the year. 1,044 more words

Architecture

Advertising for a Better World

Advertising is a visible face of business and as such, often takes a fair amount of heat– sometimes deservedly, sometimes not. We are at the heart of every argument against consumerism, questionable corporate practices, etc. 761 more words

Mystery of the crop

It’s a mystery. Like I’m a farmer in a remote location. I harvest my crop, and then some guy comes along at a pre-appointed time and collects my yield. 569 more words

Work

Stir up waters

In adversity, always maintain your composure and dignity

Anger and emotion are strategically counterproductive. You must always stay calm and objective. But if you can make your enemies and rivals angry while staying calm yourself, you gain a decided advantage. 1,088 more words

Empowerment

Think as you like but behave like others

Blend in and nurture the common touch

If you make a show of going against the times, flaunting your unconventional ideas and unorthodox ways, people will think that you only want attention and that you look down upon them. 1,165 more words

Empowerment

... Hezbullah and Iran have Good Reason to Worry [#strategic miscalculation]...

.. they have to wonder , will Israel finish the deal ? ..

.. I believe that they will , and that will make those two take a great deal of pause … 63 more words

Personal Opinion

The simpler the spectacle the better

Create compelling spectacles

When re-creating yourself, re-inventing yourself, create compelling spectacles, striking imagery and grand symbolic gestures to create this aura of power to which everyone will respond. 759 more words

Empowerment