Posts Tagged ‘Google’

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 … READ MORE

Marty Neumeier on “The Four Stages of the Buy-In Curve”

NeumeierHere’s the latest communiqué from Marty Neumeier in which he shares his thoughts about the process by which to obtain buy-in from those who are initially opposed or indifferent to the given proposition.


Seven Takeaways from Marc Andreessen’s Interview With Peter Thiel

Marc Andreessen (on left) and Peter Thiel

Marc Andreessen (on left) and Peter Thiel

Here is an excerpt from an article by Cameron Albert-Deitch for Inc. magazine during which he shares his seven takeaways from what two innovative … READ MORE

Future Shlock: Meet the two-world hypothesis and its havoc

Schmidt and Cohen

Schmidt and Cohen

Here is a brief excerpt from an article by Evgeny Morozov for The New Republic. 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 … READ MORE

Watch Your Career Soar with 7 Advanced Presentation Tips

GalloHere is an excerpt from an article by Carmine Gallo for LinkedIn Pulse. To read the complete interview and check out others, please click here.


The Forgotten Female Programmers Who Created Modern Tech

Jean Jennings (left) and Frances Bilas set up the ENIAC in 1946. Bilas is arranging the program settings on the Master Programmer, photo courtesy of University of Pennsylvania.

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Here is a brief excerpt from an article by … READ MORE

Philosopher kings: Why and how business leaders would benefit from studying great writers

Plato statue
Here is a brief excerpt from an article from The Economist in which the benefits of inward-bound learning are examined. For more than 20 years, I have been retained by corporate clients to conduct what I characterize as “brown … READ MORE

Data Science for Business: A book review by Bob Morris

Data ScienceData Science for Business: What you need to know about data mining and data-analytic thinking
Foster Provost and Tom Fawcett
O’Reilly Media, Inc. (2013)

“Torture the data enough and it will confess to anything.” Ronald Coase, Nobel Prize Laureate in Economics



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