Posts Tagged ‘Harvard College’

Robbie Kellman Baxter: Part 2 of an interview by Bob Morris

BaxterRobbie Kellman Baxter created the popular business term “Membership Economy.” She is the founder of Peninsula Strategies LLC, a strategy consulting firm. The Peninsula Strategies website is www.peninsulastrategies.com. Her clients have included large organizations like Netflix, SurveyMonkey … READ MORE

Robbie Kellman Baxter: Part 1 of an interview by Bob Morris

BaxterRobbie Kellman Baxter created the popular business term “Membership Economy.” She is the founder of Peninsula Strategies LLC, a strategy consulting firm. The Peninsula Strategies website is www.peninsulastrategies.com. Her clients have included large organizations like Netflix, SurveyMonkey … READ MORE

Edward (Ned) Hallowell, MD, on Stress in the Workplace: A second interview by Bob Morris

HallowellEdward (Ned) Hallowell, MD, a child and adult psychiatrist, is a New York Times bestselling author, world-renowned speaker and leading authority in the field of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). He is a graduate of Harvard College and … READ MORE

David and Goliath: A book review by Bob Morris

Dazvid:GoliathDavid and Goliath: Underdogs, Misfits and the Art of Battling Giants
Malcolm Gladwell
Little, Brown and Company (2013)

Flawed reasoning skills detract from interesting stories about underdogs

I have read and reviewed all of Malcolm Gladwell’s previous books and consider him to be among the most talented … READ MORE

Eric von Hippel on Democratizing Innovation: An interview by Tom Austin for Gartner, Inc.

Eric von Hippel

Eric von Hippel

Here is an excerpt from Tom Austin’s interview of Eric von Hippel during which they discuss his book, Democratizing Innovation. This seminal book — based on a broad … READ MORE

We Are One With the Sun

We Are One

Here is a brief excerpt from an article written by Josie Glausiusz in which she explains that, during the summer Soltice in England, she realized that we are all one … READ MORE

The Bombmaker’s Burden

Oppenheimer in 1946 (Ed Westcott)

Oppenheimer in 1946 (Ed Westcott)

Here is a brief excerpt from Shirley Streshinsky‘s review of Robert Oppenheimer: A Life Inside the Center, written by … READ MORE

Our Artful Brain

Reproduction of Altamira cave paintings in Munich's Deutsches Museum (Mattias Kabel)

Reproduction of Altamira cave paintings in Munich’s Deutsches Museum (Mattias Kabel)

Here is an excerpt from … READ MORE

How To Make Your Employees Happier

Kreamer, AnneHere is an abbreviated version of an article written by Anne Kreamer and featured in Fast Company magazine. As she explains, workplace happiness increases productivity, stimulates creativity, and makes employees more willing to take risks. … READ MORE

William Deresiewicz on “The Disadvantages of an Elite Education”

HarvardHere is a brief excerpt from an article in The American Scholar written by William Deresiewicz. He asserts that our best universities have forgotten that the reason they exist is to make minds, not careers

The American … READ MORE

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