Useful Newsletters

Here is an edited (and evolving) list of the newsletters I subscribe to that I find interesting.

McKinsey Insights - from (you guessed it) McKinsey strategy consultancy

Retail Customer Experience - based in the US, it’s a useful way to stay close to the market from the customer perspective.

Benedict Evans - An Adreessen Horowitz VC partner, Benedict Evans sends a newsletter of brilliant links every week.

GDR - The regular newsletter from GDR Creative Intelligence, a brilliant retail trends consultancy that dishes up inspiration and analysis in equal measure.

Holition - This is one of the coolest businesses that defies description. They design digitally-enabled experiences for luxury brands that effectively blow your mind every single time.

Contagious - I’m still not sure exactly what they do, but their newsletter is always full of interesting inspirational creative ideas.

The Latest White Papers

I often find interesting white papers that are produced by various technology companies and research organisations, which I list here. Some you’ll need to sign up to access, but all are free.

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Re_Set is an innovation consultancy that provides a suite of services to businesses who really want to understand, and implement, proper change. I’ve worked with the founders and they are some of the smartest pros I know.

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Econsultancy is the go-to resource for any research or statistic you need about digital marketing and ecommerce. They have a lot of great free white papers as well as much more behind the paywall.

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Practicology is a strategic consultancy with a trading division that helps international brands effectively navigate the trading landscape in the UK, Europe and Asia.

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