Tag: pricing variation

Don’t Ignore Noise in Your Pricing Data

  • October 8, 2012
  • Vendavo
In a TED Talk entitled Fractals and the art of Roughness (one of his last talks before his death in 2010), Benoit Mandelbrot discusses “dealing with...

We All Use Math

  • July 8, 2011
  • James Marland
In recent TV shows we have had endless doctors, lawyers, scientists, detectives and even sailors solving crime: now we have mathematicians in the CBS show Numb3rs....

The Dentist and the Petrol Station

  • June 21, 2011
  • James Marland
There was a craze a few years ago for Business books with random nouns in the title: “The Lexus & the Olive Tree”, “Guns, Germs and...

How Much Pricing Power Do You Have?

  • March 29, 2011
  • Colin Carroll
In a recent Bloomberg article Warren Buffett claims, “The single most important decision in evaluating a business is pricing power . . . If you’ve got...
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