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Ask Me Anything - Graeme Dixon
Ask Me Anything

AMAs let you ask questions to some of the most successful, accomplished, and interesting people in our community

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Each AMA will focus on a specific topic that's timely, important, and relevant to strategy and intelligence

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AMAs are either done live as a brief video interview, or in writing. AMAs are only available for SCIP members

Graeme Dixon

Graeme Dixon is CEO of Octopus Intelligence, where his clients include PKF, Samsung, and Tata. Graeme has 10 years of Military Intelligence experience, 20 years Competitive Intelligence & Research experience and is a qualified Professional Investigator. He currently sits on the SCIP Member Advisory Board, is former Chair of the Association of MBAs, and current Chair of SCIP UK.

SCIP AMA - Ask Me Anything

Graeme Dixon

Our next AMA with Octopus Intelligence's Graeme Dixon is all about Improving the Impact of CI By Focusing on the Discovery Phase. Drop a question or two below for Graeme to address in an upcoming article (published a few weeks after our deadline for accepting questions, which is the end of the day on July 1.)* 


Sample questions

  • Tips on probing deeper on information requests to surface the real need
  • How to start with the desired outcome/decision/impact and “reverse engineer” a research plan
  • Lessons from Military Intelligence that can apply to the corporate world
  • Tips on the speed vs. depth/accuracy/quality trade-off

* Your name, company, or any other personal information will not be published, to protect your privacy. SCIP reserves the right to approve and edit all questions for clarity and length. While we make every effort to address all questions, we cannot guarantee that every question will be responded to. 

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