The essence of strategy

October 30, 2016

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“The essence of strategy is choosing what not to do.”

Michael Eugene Porter, American business strategy theorist (1947-)

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Fighting to death

October 9, 2016

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“So, you fight to the death in a chess [an abalone] game. You try to use all your skills, your weapons your capabilities to win the war. A lot of people do not realize that kind of depth in a chess [an abalone] game.”

Ashley Maurice, Jamaican American chess grandmaster (1966-)

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Abalone mania

October 2, 2016

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“Real chessplayers [abalone players] think about chess [abalone] more or less 24 hours a day. It is a passion and a fate that one has to live with – and it lasts a lifetime.”

Simen Agdestein, Norwegian chess grandmaster (1967-)

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