Welcome to The Heresy Business! The Heresy Business (#heresybusiness) is a new webcast from BlackBook Consulting hosted by Ben Timberley. When it comes to business orthodoxy, we're all exposed to it consistently. Yet, we also know that it is often complete cobblers. So on our show, we give voice to [...]
Ben Timberley, the Principal Consultant from BlackBook talks about his views on the nature of Social Media, of how abusive it is as a business model, and why we should carefully reconsider how we use it personally, and professionally going fowards.
Hi everyone! Ben here. I thought i'd announce this in person and share the good news. The recently 'teased' new service from Blackbook, the 'Content Hothouse' is nearly here for the world to enjoy. It will launch to paying subscribers in December this year, in less than a months time. What is it [...]
E-Commerce Infrastructure Explained Welcome to the BlackBook Consulting guide to E-Commerce Infrastructure for 2021. This guide will spell out in (relatively) simple language and concepts how you can build a fully-fledged e-commerce infrastructure for the online side of your business. It will help you avoid expensive, time consuming mistakes. Knowing your [...]
So this blog is about strategy. But I'm not going to bore you with corporate cobblers. Instead, I'm going to give you a very 'on the ground floor' take on it that will hopefully provide you with an approach to strategising in any scenario, that doesn't tax you too heavily. First of all it's [...]