AOL AIM ignored the entire competitive set

AOL AIM ignored the entire competitive set

AOL AIM Tom Dougherty, CEO – Stealing Share 9 October 2017 AOL AIM ignored the entire competitive set The news of AOL ending its AIM service comes as a shock to no one. Now, AOL can concentrate on…um. What exactly? The Huffington Post, which it owns?...
Verizon’s purchase of Yahoo makes little sense

Verizon’s purchase of Yahoo makes little sense

Verizon’s purchase of Yahoo makes little sense   Tom Dougherty, CEO – Stealing Share 25 July 2016  The meeting of mismatched brands   My first question upon hearing that Verizon is paying $4.8 billion to buy Yahoo was: Why would Verizon do that?...
Being first to market does not always mean you will dominate

Being first to market does not always mean you will dominate

Being first to market does not always mean you will dominate Tom Dougherty, CEO – Stealing Share 30 September 2010 Your brand must evolve Your brand needs to evolve and change if it is going to grow and steal share. Your business model needs to do the same, and...
Cable TV and Satellite TV brands need to redefine themselves

Cable TV and Satellite TV brands need to redefine themselves

Cable and satellite TV Tom Dougherty, CEO – Stealing Share 15 April 2010 Cable TV and Satellite TV brands need to redefine themselves A few weeks back I blogged about how streaming the NCAA men’s basketball tournament on my computer made me re-think the...