Thirst For Wine Robert McIntosh

Thirst For Wine and Building Community with Robert McIntosh (MDE237)

Minter Dialogue with Robert McIntosh Robert McIntosh is a professional speaker, blogger and all-around authority on wine, known as @thirstforwine. In this conversation, we discuss the state of the wine business and the impact of new technologies. We look at the complex world of branding in wine industry and some of the keys to success…

Tracey Follows – understanding future trends for long-term strategic planning (MDE153)

Minter Dialogue Episode #153 — This interview is with Tracey Follows, a professional futurist, specialising in brand, communications and media futures, running the Any Day Now agency. She has worked with Google, Telefonica and a host of tech start-ups, and is the regular FUTURES columnist for Marketing Magazine as well as being on the WIRED…

Digital Transformation – The Journey Continues

Below are four of more powerful mantras that I associate with progressing the digital transformation agenda in enterprise. Which is your favorite? Do you agree with them? Let me know your thoughts! 1/ It's a journey, not a destination Digital transformation is not a destination nor a strategy. It is an ongoing journey to understand,…

Max Mason – Entrepreneur, Big Bang restaurateur and digital pioneer in the restaurant business (MDE76)

Minter Dialogue #76 This interview, recorded on October 1, 2013, is with Max Mason, founder and owner of Big Bang Restaurants, based in Oxford, England. Max is not my normal type of guest on this show, in that he is an SMB entrepreneur.  Max is running a successful restaurant, with a strong concept, that has…

Geeky creativity – Why being geek and upping your Digital IQ can spur innovation

Where some management is still hanging on to its guarded precepts and habits (reading good 'ole fashioned books, sticking to the 4P's of marketing, management by fear and control...), other businesses are running full head of steam.  Some teams just seem to be in the know, having adopted a more adapted mindset.  Their cumulative digital…