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What Stays in Vegas: A book review by Bob Morris

What Stays in VegasWhat Stays in Vegas: The World of Personal Data — Lifeblood of Big Business — and the End of Privacy as We Know It
Adam Tanner
PublicAffairs (2014)

What stays in Las Vegas? An abundance of personal data used to achieve business … READ MORE

The Three-Word Problem That Can Destroy Your Life

We'fe Quickly BecomingHere is a brief excerpt from an article by Greg McKeown for LinkedIn Pulse. To read the complete article and check out others, please click here.

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Code Halos: A book review by Bob Morris

Code HalosCode Halos: How the Digital Lives of People, Things, and Organizations are Changing the Rules of Business
Malcolm Frank, Paul Roehrig, and Ben Pring
John Wiley & Sons (2014)

How and why halo issues are, in fact, business issues for everyone involved in the … READ MORE

Tim Ferriss on the incredible power of RAM: random-access memory

FerrissCan you draw — from memory — the face of a penny? Probably not. That’s why it is so important to understand the reason and then you can learn a foreign language twice as fast. How? Tim Ferriss responds in this exceptionally informative explanation featured … READ MORE

Why Innovating Means Eliminating Much of What You Have Just Created

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Here is an excerpt from an article by Greg McKeown for Fast Company magazine. He explains why, although it may seem like a waste of time or a step backward, we sometimes need to subtract … READ MORE

Denise Lee Yohn on “How to become an exceptional brand”

YohnHere is a brief excerpt from my interview of Denise Lee Yohn, author of What Great Brands Do: The Seven Brand-Building Principles that Separate the Best from the Rest (Jossey-Bass/A Wiley Brand 2014).

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Today, when there are still so many people … READ MORE

Josh Linkner on how to avoid “the complexity trap”

LinknerHere is a brief article by Josh Linkner during which he shares his thoughts about how to get to what Oliver Wendell Holmes once characterized as “simplicity on the other side of complexity.” This is what Albert Einstein also had in mind when suggesting, “Make … READ MORE

Art Kleiner on “A New Life for strategy+business magazine”

Kleiner, ArtIn the article that follows, Art Kleiner shares his thoughts and feelings about a publisher’s name change but, channeling Heraclitus (“Everything changes, nothing changes”), reassures us that strategy+business magazine’s commitment to superior knowledge leadership will continue, uncompromised. However, I think we can expect the … READ MORE

Invaluable advice for job-hunting college seniors

JobHere is a brief excerpt from an article by David l. Pierce for the Wall Street Journal. You may have a college senior in your family or know one or more elsewhere. If so, I hope you will share it. To read the complete article, … READ MORE

Bad to great: The path to scaling up excellence

Bad to GreatHere is a portion of an excerpt from Scaling Up Excellence: Getting to More Without Settling for Less, co-authored by Robert Sutton and Huggy Rao, featured by the McKinsey Quarterly. Sutton and Rao discuss companies that have scaled up excellence … READ MORE


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