Ajay Chopra

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  • From the distributed workforce to the partnered economy Crunch Network

    From the distributed workforce to the partnered economy

    Most won’t have noticed a recent $6.5M Series A for a company called Mobilize, but it’s indicative of a major change occurring in businesses today. Companies’ growing reliance on a distributed workforce have been occupying headlines and podcasts for the past couple of years. However, these conversations must now turn to how companies increasingly depend on partnerships as… Read More

  • After China, India looms as Uber’s next battleground Crunch Network

    After China, India looms as Uber’s next battleground

    Earlier this month the ride-sharing world faced its first major shakeup when Uber announced that it would sell its China business to primary competitor Didi for an ownership stake of 18% in the combined China entity, valued at $35 billion, with Didi also buying a $1 billion stake in Uber. While some may focus on the terms of the deal, the crux is that Uber was in a no-win situation… Read More

  • The Ultimate Ad Crunch Network

    The Ultimate Ad

    If Mad Men is to be believed, the difference between a successful brand and a failure is the perfect ad: one witty line, the perfect image; an overall feeling that captures and captivates the target audience and converts them into customers. The world hasn’t changed that much since the Mad Men days (though we’re thankful for somewhat more egalitarian work environments). Read More

  • The Reinvention Of The Ad-Tech Sector Crunch Network

    The Reinvention Of The Ad-Tech Sector

    There are major changes afoot in advertising technology at the moment, but not everyone has realized how transformational these changes are. Indeed, analysts have talked about four types of business models in the ad tech ecosystem, but have not discussed the underlying innovation that is driving the more leveraged of these models. Read More