August 2019

Advice for Entrepreneurs with John Bura Part 2 – SwiftCase Productivity Podcast #52

Part two of our interview with Coder and CEO, John Bura of Mammoth Interactive. Today we’re discussing: John’s business journey How Mammoth Interactive expanded How to hire Dealing with fluctuating income The growth of your business How to handle types of expansion Offering flexibility for your staff And more To find out a little bit more about what John and his team at Mammoth Interactive do, check them out at… Read More »Advice for Entrepreneurs with John Bura Part 2 – SwiftCase Productivity Podcast #52

Advice for Entrepreneurs with John Bura – SwiftCase Productivity Podcast #51

We recently had the pleasure of John Bura, CEO of Mammoth Interactive, joining us to discuss all things entrepreneurship. In the first of a two part interview, we’ll be talking: Growing customers Pricing experiments Going from solopreneur to company Being forced to expand Monetizing your learning process Advice for success Working at Starbucks Removing productivity blocks Working at a large/FAANG company vs small companies “If you love improvement, entrepreneurship is… Read More »Advice for Entrepreneurs with John Bura – SwiftCase Productivity Podcast #51

The Anchoring Effect: First impressions count in more ways than one

Do you weigh up all the options before making a decision? Do you consider all angles, facts and measurements and only then take the plunge? Even if you believe this, you can still be susceptible to the Anchoring Effect: your final decision is merely an adjustment of an initial perception. To drop the price, drop the anchor When buying a car, a sensible person would look at the mpg, bhp,… Read More »The Anchoring Effect: First impressions count in more ways than one

Survivorship Bias: Don’t follow your dreams off a cliff

Taylor Swift telling you to follow your dreams is like a lottery winner telling you, ‘Liquidize your assets, buy Powerball tickets, it works!’ Bo Burnham Those were the days! Do you ever reflect wistfully about the music of your youth, or the classic cars or films, and lament: “They just don’t make them like that anymore!” When you look at buildings in a beautiful city like Florence, Athens or Paris,… Read More »Survivorship Bias: Don’t follow your dreams off a cliff