Posts Tagged ‘Facebook’

Kara Penn: An interview by Bob Morris

PennKara Penn is cofounder and principal consultant at Mission Spark, a management consulting firm dedicated to organizational change and improvement in complex and often resource-constrained settings. In guiding her clients’ thinking, planning, and action, Kara focuses on best practice and implementation, an approach that puts her … READ MORE

Josh Linkner on “Becoming Irresistible”

LinknerHere is a brief excerpt from a recent post by Josh Linkner at his website. To read the complete article, check out others, and sign up for email alerts, please click here.

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Sheryl Sandberg and Adam Grant on “How Men Can Succeed in the Boardroom and the Bedroom”

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Here is a brief excerpt from the fourth installment of a series of articles in the “Women at Work” series by Sheryl Sandberg and Adam Grant for The New York Times. To read the complete article, check out others, and obtain subscription … READ MORE

Greg McKeown: An interview by Bob Morris

McKeown-1Greg McKeown is the author of the New York Times bestseller, Essentialism: The Disciplined Pursuit of Less. His writing has appeared or been covered by Fast Company, Fortune, HuffPost, Politico,Inc. Magazine and Harvard Business Review. He has also been … READ MORE

Hit the Reset Button in Your Brain

Hit the ResetHere is a brief excerpt from an article OpEd article by Danial J. Levitin for The New York Times. To read the complete article, check out others, and obtain subscription information, please click here.

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Why Do Gazelles Thrive in the Best of All Possible Business Worlds?

Gazelle-143x200The term “gazelle” refers to the classic entrepreneur of myth and reality, someone who starts a new business venture (or a new way of doing business) and aims for it to explode into a white-hot phenomenon such as Home Depot, Facebook, Jenny Craig, Netflix, Under Armour, … READ MORE

The Art of Social Media: A book review by Bob Morris

Art of Social MediaThe Art of Social Media: Power Tips for Power Users
Guy Kawasaki and Peg Fitzpatrick
Portfolio/Penguin Group (2014)

How and why mastery of the art and science of social media can rock the world

Guy Kawasaki and Peg Fitzpatrick have written a book in which … READ MORE

Geoffrey Moore on Big Data and RFID: An interview by Bob Morris

0c560a3Geoffrey Moore is an author, speaker, and advisor who splits his consulting time between start-up companies in the Mohr Davidow portfolio and established high-tech enterprises, including Salesforce, Microsoft, Intel, Box, Aruba, Cognizant, and Rackspace most recently. His life’s work has focused on the market dynamics surrounding … READ MORE

Fee-Based Libraries Were Like Netflix for Books, 200 Years Ago

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Here is a brief excerpt from an article by Daniel Akst for The Wall Street Journal. As he explains, all-you-can-read lending services helped democratize reading. To read the complete article, check out others, and obtain subscription information, please click READ MORE

The Innovator’s Hypothesis: A book review by Bob Morris

Innovator's HypothesisThe Innovator’s Hypothesis: How Cheap Experiments Are Worth More than Good Ideas
Michael Schrage
The MIT Press (2014)

How and why “simple, fast, cheap, smart, lean, and important experiments can supercharge any serious innovation process”

As I began to read Michael Schrage’s latest book, I was again … READ MORE

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