On 2007/02/14, at 16:26, Michael Sydenham wrote:
> I think there are some foreigners who watch the space very closely
> and are
> involved very closely with Japanese users. It is those people whose
> can be relied upon.
yes and no. I know a lot of the foreigners who have been working in
10++ years, and I can tell you all are modest about their limits.
If it was so easy as you think - then Vodafone for example would have
succeeded in Japan etc.
> It's up to you to determine who those people are.
> Sometimes this is very hard to do. From my personal experience, the
> ones are usually those who lay the lowest in the space.
I don't know what you mean by lowest in the space. But I can assure you
that for a good understanding of the mobile industry, you must both
the top level - eg DoCoMo's, KDDI's, SoftBank's strategy etc and also
what consumers want.
Understanding only one end of this scale e.g. only the street-level
Received on Wed Feb 14 11:08:35 2007