Posts Tagged ‘Google’

Built for Growth: A book review by Bob Morris

Built for Growth: How Builder Personality Shapes Your Business, Your Team, and Your Ability to Win
Chris Kuenne and John Danner
Harvard Business Review Press (June 2017)

If you want to go fast, go alone. If you want to go … READ MORE

METASKILLS: A book review by Bob Morris

METASKILLS: Five Talents for the Robotic Age
Marty Neumeier
New Riders (2012)

J. H. Flavell was probably the first to use the term metacognition when suggesting that it “refers to one’s knowledge concerning one’s own cognitive processes or anything related to them, e.g., the learning-relevant properties … READ MORE

“What got you here won’t get you there.” Marshall Goldsmith

Goldsmith’s insight serves as the title of one of his most thoughtful books and I presume to add that what got you here won’t even allow you to remain here, no matter whatever and wherever “here” and “there” … READ MORE

Dual Transformation: A book review by Bob Morris

Dual Transformation: How to Reposition Today’s Business While Creating the Future
Scott D. Anthony, Clark G. Gilbert, and Mark W. Johnson
Harvard Business Review Press (April 2017)

How and why combining the assets and benefits of scale and entrepreneurial spirit will drive massive impact

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Extreme Teams: A book review by Bob Morris

Extreme Teams: Why Pixar, Netflix, Airbnb, and Other Cutting-Edge Companies Succeed Where Most Fail
Robert Bruce Shaw
AMACOM (January 2017)

“Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed people can change the world; indeed, it’s the only thing that ever has.” Margaret Mead

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Using Google’s Insights To Get Better Upward Feedback

Here is a brief excerpt from an article by David Crewman for Halogen Software’s TalentSpace blog. To read the complete article, check out others, learn more about the firm, and sign up for email alerts, … READ MORE

An executive’s guide to machine learning


Here is a brief excerpt from an article written by Dorian Pyle and Cristina San Jose for the McKinsey Quarterly, published by McKinsey & Company. They explain why machine learning is no longer the preserve … READ MORE

Andrew and Gaia Grant on ”The Innovation Race”: Part 2 of an interview by Bob Morris

Andrew Grant and Gaia Grant are the directors of Tirian International Consultancy, and authors of The Innovation Race: How to change a culture to change the game, along with Who Killed Creativity?… And How Can We … READ MORE

Andrew and Gaia Grant on ”The Innovation Race”: Part 1 of an interview by Bob Morris

Andrew Grant and Gaia Grant are the directors of Tirian International Consultancy, and authors of The Innovation Race: How to change a culture to change the game, along with Who Killed Creativity?… And How Can We … READ MORE

Streaming, Sharing, Stealing: A book review by Bob Morris

streamingStreaming, Sharing, Stealing: Big Data and the Future of Entertainment
Michael D. Smith and Rahul Telang
The MIT Press (August 2016)

An insightful discussion of the evolving nature and probable impact of Big Data

Decisions that concern Big … READ MORE

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