A Simple Explanation of “The Internet of Things”

Here is a brief excerpt from an article by Jacob Morgan for Forbes magazine. To read the complete article, check out others, and obtain subscription information, please click here.

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Spark: A book review by Bob Morris

Spark: How to Lead Yourself and Others to Greater Success
Angie Morgan, Courtney Lynch, and Sean Lynch
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt (January 2017)

Without ignition, nothing happens and nothing gets done

To what does … READ MORE

Viktor Frankl on “The salvation of man”

In arguably his greatest work, Man’s Search for Meaning, Viktor Frankl observes:

“For the first time in my life, I saw the truth as it is set into song by … READ MORE

Restore your faith in humanity in 4 minutes flat

At a time when tragedy dominates world affairs, it’s easy to despair. But if you’re worried about losing faith in humankind, despair not: This may be an antidote.

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What Jim Collins learned from Peter Drucker

Jim Collins provides the Foreword to the 50th anniversary edition of Peter Drucker’s classic, The Effective Executive, a book first published in 1967. Consider this passage:

“Here are ten lessons I learned from Peter Drucker and this book, and that I offer as a small portal of … READ MORE

The New York Times Book of Science: A book review by Bob Morris

The New York Times Book of Science: More than 150 Years of Groundbreaking Scientific Coverage
David Corcoran, Editor
Sterling Publishing Group (2015)

How “progress in science extends the reach of certainty into precisely articulated … READ MORE

The major benefits of “smart collaboration”

In Smart Collaboration: How Professionals and Their Firms Succeed by Breaking Down Silos, Heidi Gardner explains how leaders in almost organization can establish or strengthen a workplace culture within which smart … READ MORE

The 60s: A book review by Bob Morris

new-yorker-60sThe 60s: The Story of a Decade
Henry Finder, Editor
Random House (October 2016)

Here is an incomparable collective portrait of a truly galvanizing era

For more than 90 years, The … READ MORE

Smart Collaboration: A book review by Bob Morris

Smart Collaboration: How Professionals and Their Firms Succeed by Breaking Down Silos
Heidi K. Gardner
Harvard Business Review Press (January 2017)

How to establish or strengthen a workplace culture within which smart collaboration is most likely to thrive

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The Power of Asking the Right Questions

In Ask More, Frank Sesno explains how developing “the power of questions” can help almost anyone to achieve both short- and long-term objectives, whatever they may be.

For example, peak performers in executive search claim that they learn much more about candidates from the questions they ask … READ MORE

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