August 20, 2015

The format is a bit different from typical posts on the Bipsync blog, but I've just published some high-level takeaways from ACA Compliance Group's 2015 Alternative Fund Manager Compliance Survey results, including thoughts as to why maintaining the integrity of invest...

July 6, 2015

Determining how much to spend to acquire a new customer is critically important. Almost all companies want to add new customers, growing top-line revenue, but only should do so if they're growing in a smart way. Bad growth, where the unit economics don't make sense, is...

March 17, 2015

It appears TD Bank, America’s Most Convenient Bank, doesn’t understand the concept of trying to “under-promise and over-deliver.”


As part of its current marketing campaign, TD Bank prominently advertises that its personal banking branches are: “Open 10 minutes earlier...

March 13, 2015

On Monday, I became the ninth full-time employee at Bipsync (the “Company”), a web-hosted research automation platform purpose-built for the investment management industry.


The Company develops a beautifully designed and data-rich research management software (“RMS”) s...

January 19, 2015

I just came across this blog post by HubSpot's Founder & CTO, Dharmesh Shah: Why the First Rule of Culture is Misguided (April 2014)


The following slides pulled from the HubSpot Culture Code deck (included in Mr. Shah's post) succinctly capture the issue discuss...

January 14, 2015

For many workers in the modern economy, the conversation regarding “work-life balance” has fundamentally changed. The ever-improving nature of telecommunications and the ever-growing number of web-enabled, “connected” devices have blurred the boundary between office an...

December 6, 2014

I recently attended a leadership training seminar hosted by the Disney Institute. Aside from the jokes I’ve endured from friends and family for attending the seminar, I have conflicted thoughts on the program: 


  • On one hand, the seminar’s facilitators’ cult-like adm...

December 2, 2014

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