A high-level​ ​overview of China digital and advertising landscape

Less meeting, more thinking

The balance between privacy and innovation (part 1)

10 key facts about South Korea e-commerce (updated Mar 2019)

Less meeting, more thinking

Bad meetings cost time and money (more than $37B/year in the US alone). And they reduce time to think, especially for executives. Make better choices with your calendar today.

How much time should managers spend in meetings?

Hi everyone, I have heard from my colleagues, clients, senior leadership teams that they often spend all of their time daily/weekly in meetings and they hardly have any time to do “actual work”. Does this sound similar? “I have back to back meeting from 9.30 am to 5.30 pm” or “I only have 1 hour…

9 tips to get to good insights in your weekly/monthly/quarterly report?

Hi there, In this post, I will share some my guiding principles to get to good insights in your weekly/monthly/quarterly report for a marketing campaign. 1. Understand what your audience cares about? This requires you to know who read your report or how your report could be used? Is it only your immediate contact, or…

8 key facts about South Korea e-commerce

Hi there, Update in Mar 2019: since this post is quiet old (published in 2016), I wrote an updated post here 10 key facts about South Korea e-commerce landscape 2019. Other updated content that may be of interest to you: 8 key facts about South Korea digital marketing landscape 2019 Key facts about Japan digital…

8 key facts about Japan e-commerce

Hi there, This is part of my series about key facts about digital marketing & e-commerce in JP, China and South Korea. Articles before this post include: 8 key facts about China Digital Marketing Landscape (data from eMarketer) 8 key facts about mobile e-commerce in China (data from eMarketer) 8 key facts about Japan Digital…

8 key facts about South Korea Digital Marketing Landscape

Hi there, This is part of my series about digital landscape and e-commerce landscape in China, Japan and South Korea. If you want to download the presentation version, you could try this Google drive link or slideshare. Jan 2019 update: since this post is quite dated, back in 2016, here is the updated version “8 key facts…

8 key facts about Japan Digital Marketing Landscape

Hi there, This is part of the series about key facts about digital marketing landscape and mobile e-commerce landscape in different countries.  You could download the presentation file on Google Drive here or try slideshare. Please help to quote the source when you use the graphs. 1. JP has over 100M internet users, 70M+ mobile phone internet users and…

8 key facts about mobile e-commerce in China (data from eMarketer)

Hi there, As part of the series about China, please find 8 key facts about China mobile e-commerce below. Data is from eMarketer. I have the presentation here in pdf and on slideshare as well. Feel free to use/share. If you use the materials from the presentation, please help to quote the source. 1. China…