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Jesse Newton

Jesse Newton

Jesse Newton is currently learning about the consulting industry through his internship with Aspirant. He graduated Magna Cum Laude from Grove City College with a major in economics, and minors in business and philosophy. He is looking to apply his critical thinking abilities in the realm of business to create value and improve lives.

Design Thinking is Not Democratic
Marketing & Innovation

Design Thinking is Not Democratic

Design Thinking is not democratic. Well, at least it shouldn’t be. If you don’t know what Design Thinking is, my previous statement probably didn’t make any sense. Don’t worry. If you’ll stick with me, I’ll explain what it is before I explain why it shouldn’t be democratic.

September 3, 2019 11:20:28 AM EDT

Competition Makes You Better
Marketing & Innovation

Competition Makes You Better

It’s easy for us to view competition as “the reason we can’t charge more.” However, if you only view competition through this lens, you will continue slashing your prices until you’re unprofitable. We must recognize that competition doesn’t only force companies to cut their prices (and profits)....

July 8, 2019 9:02:00 AM EDT