The Curse of the Mogul

by Jonathan A. Knee

Publisher: Penguin USA, Inc. in New York

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ISBN 109781101139837, 9781101140741

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The Curse of the Mogul identifies step-by-step the systematic problems that result in poor shareholder returns at the world's leading media companies. Author Jonathan Knee provides a quick and inspiring read and offers six real suggestions to improve the performance of media companies.

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Jonathan Knee and his co-authors, Bruce Greenwald and Ava Seave, observe that media conglomerates as a whole have underperformed Author: Jeremy Philips. The Curse of the Mogul lays bare the inexcusable financial performance beneath big Media's false veneer of power. By rigorously examining individual media businesses, the authors reveal the difference between judging a company by how many times its CEO is seen in SunValley and by whether it generates consistently superior : Penguin Publishing Group.

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The Curse of the Mogul identifies step-by-step the systematic problems that result in poor shareholder returns at the world's leading media companies.

Author Jonathan Knee provides a quick and inspiring read and offers six real suggestions to improve the performance of media companies. This book reinforces many beliefs I started to formulate in /5(9). The Curse of the Mogul lays bare the inexcusable financial performance beneath big Media's false veneer of power.

By rigorously examining individual media businesses, the authors reveal the difference between judging a company by how many times its CEO is seen in SunValley and by whether it generates consistently superior profits. Any media executive who doesn’t “get” The Curse of the Mogul—or anyone who doesn’t think it will be a long-term bestseller—proves the point that authors Jonathan A.

Knee, Bruce C. Greenwald, and Ava Seave are making throughout the book: most media companies—from Rupert Murdoch’s Newscorp to Sumner Redstone’s Viacom, with lots of music and magazine and book. The Curse of the Mogul: What's Wrong with the World's Leading Media Companies Jonathan A. Knee, Author, Bruce C.

Greenwald, Author, Ava Seave, Author. THE CURSE OF THE MOGUL by Jonathan Knee a Non-Fiction book ISBN ISBN with cover, excerpt, author notes, review link, and availability. Buy a copy today. Get this from a library. The curse of the mogul: what's wrong with the world's leading media companies.

[Jonathan A Knee; Bruce C Greenwald; Ava Seave] -- We live in the age of big Media, with the celebrity moguls telling us that 'content is king.' But for all the excitement, glamour, drama, and publicity they produce, why can't these moguls and their. The basic theme of The Curse of the Mogul is that effective strategy can be developed and implemented in an industry only when certain opportunities for competitive advantage exist.

These sources of advantage lie in economies of scale, the ability to hold customers captive, systemic cost benefits (such as network effects), and government. The authors of The Curse of the Mogul use competitive advantage interchangeably, describing it as a sexier-sounding alternative to the phrase barriers to entry.

It is their idea that when a business has exceptional barriers, then the strategy becomes about reinforcing the competitive advantage. Book Review: Curse of the Mogul, release date: Get this from a library.

The curse of the mogul: what's wrong with the world's leading media companies. [Jonathan A Knee; Bruce C Greenwald; Ava Seave] -- Through fresh analysis and revealing case studies, the authors expose the strategic failures underlying the consistently poor financial performance of.

In The Curse of the Mogul, Jonathan Knee, Bruce Greenwald and Ava Seave say the biggest problem with media companies is the moguls, who have been seduced into believing that content is king, bigger is always better and talent — especially their own — is blinded are they, they have mismanaged their companies and shareholders have suffered.

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If, like me, you have enjoyed Bruce Greenwald's other books, particularly Competition Demystified, you'll probably love this one too. The authors take a microscope to the media industry, viewing it through the lens of the value investor.

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"Media conglomerates as a whole have underperformed, especially since the age of the Internet. "Digital" is the enemy of barriers-to-entry that protect businesses and their profits," says Ava Seave, a partner with the consultancy Quantum Media and the co-author of the best book on the subject, Curse Of The Mogul (Penguin /).The media business is shrouded in an aura of mystery that was once reserved for A-list celebrities.

These days we know every personal detail about TV, music, and movie stars, but very little about the inner workings of the companies that pay them.Full text of "The Curse Of Canaan [A Demonology Of History].pdf (PDFy mirror)" See other formats.