Thinks 211

Not Buying It: When your biggest challenge is non-consumption: by Rita McGrath. “We’re used to thinking of competition as the biggest challenge for getting customers to buy from us. But a much bigger challenge is non-consumption – especially when the reasons people aren’t buying have more to do with friction than with what you’re selling.”

How do you ask good questions? by Tyler Cowen. A few pointers: “Highly specific questions are better on average. It is often better to preface a question with a confession of some sort, or with information from yourself. That sets a standard for the respondent. Set that standard high!  Demonstrate credibly that you are truly listening and that you care about the answer.”

Read: The Cellist by Daniel Silva

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Rajesh Jain

An Entrepreneur based in Mumbai, India.