Posts Tagged ‘John Wiley & Sons’

Coined: A book review by Bob Morris

CoinedCoined: The Rich Life of Money and How Its History Has Shaped Us
Kabir Sehgal
Grand Central Publishing/Hatchette Book Group (2015)

A brilliant survey of the neuroscience of financial transactions throughout history

Kabir Sehgal is not a neuroscientist nor am I and countless others who read this book. … READ MORE

Leading with GRIT: A book review by Bob Morris

Leading w: GRITLeading with GRIT: Inspiring Action and Accountability with Generosity, Respect, Integrity, and Truth
Laurie Sudbrink
John Wiley & Sons (2015)

“Would you like me to give you a formula for success? It’s really quite simple. Double your rate of failure.”
Thomas Watson

Until reading … READ MORE

Message Not Received: A book review by Bob Morris

Mersasage Not ReceivedMessage Not Received: Why Business Communication Is Broken and How to Fix It
Phil Simon
John Wiley & Sons (2015)


“If can’t explain your idea to a six-year old, you really do not understand it.”
Albert Einstein, 4 April 2015

On average, each of us … READ MORE

Too Big to Ignore: A book review by Bob Morris

Too Big to IgnoreToo Big to Ignore: The Business Case for Big Data (Wiley and SAS Business Series)
Phil Simon
John Wiley & Sons (2015)

“Before we demand more of our data, we need to demand more of ourselves.” Nate Silver

First of all, I commend Phil Simon … READ MORE

Michael Schrage: An interview by Bob Morris

SchrageMichael Schrage is a Research Fellow at the MIT Center for Digital Business and a Visiting Fellow at Imperial College’s Department of Innovation and Entrepreneurship. He examines the various roles of models, prototypes, and simulations as collaborative media for innovation risk management. He has served as … READ MORE

A Brief History of Big Data Everyone Should Read

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Here is an excerpt from an article by Bernard Marr for LinkedIn Pulse. To read the complete article, check out others, and sign up for email alerts, please click here.

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The history of Big Data as a term … READ MORE

A Beautiful Constraint: A book review by Bob Morris

Beautiful ConstraintA Beautiful Constraint: How to Transform Your Limitations into Advantages, and Why it’s Everyone’s Business
Adam Morgan and Mark Barden
John Wiley & Sons (2015)

“Here is the central paradox of a constraint: it can be both a limitation and a liberation.” Pablo Picasso

As I … READ MORE

Seven Disciplines of a Leader: A book review Bob Morris

Seven DisciplinesSeven Disciplines of a Leader: How to Help Your People, Team, and Organization Achieve Maximum Effectiveness
Jeff Wolf with Ken Shelton
John Wiley & Sons (2015)

How and why some leaders have high-impact and so many others don’t

Another book on leadership? The last time I checked, … READ MORE

The Future of Work: A book review by Bob Morris

Future of WorkThe Future of Work: Attract New Talent, Build Better Leaders, and Create a Competitive Organization
Jacob Morgan
John Wiley & Sons (2014)

The future workplace environment: one within which personal growth and professional development are most likely to flourish

Years ago, Peter Drucker asserted, “The best … READ MORE

Dov Seidman’s HOW: A book review by Bob Morris

HOWHOW: Why How We Do Anything Means Everything (Expanded Edition)
Dov Seidmnan
John Wiley & Sons (2011)

HOW to manage the relationship between success and significance, not only to survive but also to thrive

I read this book when it was first published (in 2007) and recently re-read … READ MORE

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