Archive for July, 2013

Blogging on Business Update from Bob Morris (Week of 7/22/13)

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I hope that at least a few of these recent posts will be of interest to you:


Breakpoint: Why the Web Will Implode, Search will be Obsolete, and Everything … READ MORE

What Women Want – At Work

Robin-Madell-Boost1Here is a brief excerpt from article written by Robin Madell for U.S. News & World Report. To read the complete article, check out other resources, and obtain subscription information, please click here.

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The world is … READ MORE

Nathaniel Philbrick: An interview by Bob Morris


Nathaniel Philbrick is a leading authority on the history of Nantucket Island. His In the Heart of the Sea won the 2000 National Book Award. Sea of Glory (2003), is about the epic U.S. Exploring Expedition of 1838–1842. … READ MORE

Charles S. Jacobs on “The Neuroscience of Singles Bars”

JacobsHere’s an excerpt from Management Rewired: Why Feedback Doesn’t Work and Other Surprising Lessons from the Latest Brain Science, in which Charles S. Jacobs discusses how to apply lessons of cognitive neuroscience from singles bars. The excerpt was … READ MORE

Loyalty 3.0: A book review by Bob Morris

Loyalty.30Loyalty 3.0: How to Revolutionize Customer and Employee Engagement with Big Data and Gamification
Rajat Paharia
McGraw-Hill (2013)

How to build a stakeholder loyalty and engagement program that drives a competitive advantage for your enterprise

According to Rajat Paharia, the title of this book refers … READ MORE

Deloitte/MIT SMR Report: How are companies harnessing the value of social business?

Social Business ReportHere is an invitation to check out new findings from the 2013 Global Executive Study and Research Project co-sponsored by Deloitte and MIT Sloan Management Review (MIT SMR), Deloitte Social Business Report: Shifting Out of First … READ MORE

How Strong Is Your Workplace? Ask Yourself These Questions

How StrongHere is a brief excerpt from an article written by Gretchen Rubin for LinkedIn. To read the complete article and check out others, please click here.

Photo: pmccarthy, Flickr


Wired for Thought: A book review by Bob Morris

Wired for ThoughtWired for Thought: How the Brain Is Shaping the Future of the Internet
Jeffrey M. Stibel
Harvard Business Press (2009)

How and why the Internet “is transformational…the first real external replication of the human brain that we’ve seen”

With collaborative assistance from Erik Calonius and … READ MORE

Why A Woman’s Network? Why Now?

Why a Woman's Networtk?Here is a brief excerpt from an article written by Sallie Krawcheck and featured by LinkedIn. To read the complete article and check out other valuable resources, please click … READ MORE

The Power of Stupidity: Quotations

imagesGiancarlo Livraghi published El poder de la estupidez (The Power of Stupidity) in 2012. These are among the quotations he provides.

“There is no such thing as an underestimate of average intelligence.” Henry Adams

“Scientists will eventually stop flailing around … READ MORE