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Twitter’s Secret Nest Egg is in Plain Sight

by Doug Laney  |  November 8, 2013

With all the chirping about Twitter’s ability or inability to generate sufficient revenue via advertising income, it is important to consider an alternative revenue potential even more significant: syndicating its...

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Tobin's Q & A: Evidence of Information's Real Market Value

by Doug Laney  |  August 15, 2012

Tobin’s q is a simple ratio first posited by Nobel-winning American economist James Tobin in the 1960s to understand the relationship between a company’s market value and the replacement value...

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Blunderfunding: How Organizations Use Failure as a Basis for Budgeting

by Doug Laney  |  January 17, 2012

A major Wall Street securities ratings firm ignores the recommendations of a consultant report it paid for on rating collateralized debt obligations (CDOs)--contributing to the collapse of the mortgage industry,...

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