iQIYI’s Playbook for Tech-Empowered Entertainment (Tech Strategy – Podcast 209)

In this episode of the Tech Strategy Podcast, Jeff Towson unpacks iQIYI’s playbook for tech-empowered entertainment. Discover how one of China’s top online video platforms is leveraging technology to reshape the entertainment landscape. Gain valuable insights into iQIYI’s strategies and what they mean for the future of digital media.

Lessons from Visits to JD, iQIYI and Huawei (Tech Strategy – Podcast 208)

Jeff Towson shares his observations from visits to JD, iQIYI, and Huawei, highlighting the key strategies and insights from these encounters. He discusses how these companies are leveraging technology to drive growth and innovation. Towson also shares his own perspectives on the implications of these strategies for businesses and investors.


Alibaba’s Generative AI Strategy (Tech Strategy – Podcast 207)

In this podcast episode, delve into the intricacies of Alibaba’s generative AI strategy, unraveling how the tech giant is revolutionizing e-commerce through innovative approaches. Explore the transformative potential of generative AI in reshaping consumer experiences and disrupting traditional business models. Join the conversation as industry experts dissect Alibaba’s forward-thinking initiatives and their implications for the future of online commerce.

Forget the “Sharing Economy”. Watch for Disruptors in Access vs. Ownership Businesses. (Tech Strategy – Podcast 206)

In this episode of the Tech Strategy Podcast, Jeff Towson delves into the dynamic landscape of access vs. ownership businesses, highlighting how companies are reshaping consumer behavior and redefining market norms. From transportation to accommodation, the sharing economy has paved the way for disruptive innovators, challenging conventional ownership models and transforming industries at a rapid pace. Tune in to explore the strategies behind these disruptors and gain insights into the future of access-based business models.

Huawei Is Building the New Data Architecture of Generative AI. Plus, Baidu’s New Agent Builder. (Tech Strategy – Podcast 205)

In this episode, experts analyze the disruptive potential of Huawei’s approach to GenAI data architecture, highlighting its impact on industry dynamics. Additionally, the discussion explores Baidu’s innovative strategies in agent builders, offering insights into how companies can leverage these developments for competitive advantage. Tune in to learn about the emerging trends shaping the GenAI landscape and stay ahead in the rapidly evolving technology sector.

How to Build GenAI into Operations – Part 2 (Tech Strategy – Podcast 204)

In this episode, Jeff Towson delves into the practical aspects of integrating generative AI into day-to-day operations.
Discover real-world examples and strategies for leveraging GenAI across industries.
Whether you’re a business leader or a tech enthusiast, this podcast sheds light on the future of operational excellence.

A Framework for GenAI Strategy – Part 1 (Tech Strategy – Podcast 203)

Discover how Generative AI is reshaping industries and creating strategic advantages for businesses. Dive into a detailed framework presented in this article, designed to help companies navigate the complexities of Generative AI technology and develop effective strategies. Whether you’re in tech, consulting, or business strategy, this resource offers invaluable insights into harnessing Generative AI for long-term success.

The 3 EV Business Models of BYD, Xiaomi and Tesla (Tech Strategy – Podcast 202)

In this episode, we dissect the three distinct electric vehicle (EV) business models of industry giants BYD, Xiaomi, and Tesla. We analyze how each company leverages its strengths to innovate and compete in the rapidly evolving EV market. Join us for a deep dive into the tech strategies that drive these companies forward.

Digital Strategy Lesson: CRAs Are the Path From Digital Operating Activities to Moats (2 of 2) (Tech Strategy – Podcast 201)

In this episode of the Tech Strategy Podcast, Jeff Towson delves into the world of CRAs (Capabilities, Resources, and Assets). These essential components link operating performance to structural advantages, offering a path from day-to-day activities to competitive moats.
Discover how CRAs can manifest as barriers to entry and competitive advantages. CEOs seeking sustainable growth should identify their moats and strategically build critical CRAs.
Listen now to explore the intersection of operating activities and strategic advantage through CRAs.

3 Factors Will Determine the Future of Verisign Inc. (Tech Strategy – Podcast 191)

In this podcast, Jeffrey Towson discusses the 3 factors that will determine the future of Verisign Inc.’s tech strategy. He provides insights on the future of the tech industry and how Verisign can stay ahead of the curve. Tune in to gain valuable insights on the future of tech!