Posts Tagged ‘Microsoft’

Geoffrey A. Moore: A third interview by Bob Morris

Moore, GGeoffrey Moore is Managing Director, Geoffrey Moore Consulting; a venture partner with Mohr Davidow Ventures, Chairman Emeritus, TCG Advisors, The Chasm Institute and The Chasm Group; and a member of the Board of Directors, Akamai Technologies and several pre-IPO Companies. He is also an … READ MORE

Satya Nadella (chief executive of Microsoft) in “The Corner Office”

NadellaAdam Bryant conducts interviews of senior-level executives that appear in his “Corner Office” column each week in the SundayBusiness section of The New York Times. Here are a few insights provided during an interview of Satya Nadella, his first since taking over as chief executive … READ MORE

Tim Brown on “The One Thing You Need to Generate Great Ideas”

2dd2ab3Here is a brief article by Tim Brown for LinkedIn Pulse during which he explains why a drawing is worth a thousand words. That’s his version of the age-old adage. When it comes to expressing the functional and emotional merits of a new idea, he … READ MORE

Geoffrey Moore on “Collaboration: A Generation Gap”

Moore, GHere is a brief article written by Geoffrey Moore for LinkedIn Pulse. To check out a wealth of other resources and sign up for email alerts, please click here.

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Collaboration is the … READ MORE

Jack Welch: “Rank-and-Yank”? That’s Not How It’s Done

BN-AK484_welch_DV_20131114190858Here is a brief excerpt from an article by Jack Welch for The Wall Street Journal in which he explains why using “differentiation” — rather than “rank-and-yank” — can align employee performance with an organization’s mission and values. To read the complete article, check … READ MORE

The Secret to Innovation: Think Like a Kid

SecretHere is a brief article by Tim Brown for LinkedIn in which he shares his thoughts about how naturally creative children are and how important it us for all of us to help children sustain their creative confidence. His comment s remind me of an … READ MORE

Digital Footprints: The Journey from Business Intelligence to Analytics

MooreHere is a brief article by Geoffrey Moore for LinkedIn. To read entertaining as well as informative articles by other thought leaders, please click here.

Photo: alengo / Getty Images

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Big Data and Analytics are still a hot ticket, both in the … READ MORE

METASILLS

I am deeply grateful to Marty Neumeier for sharing the Metaskills Quiz 2.0, developed by the Liquid Brand Agency with which Marty is associated as its Director of Transformation. Here is Marty’s introduction, followed by a link.

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It’s a mad, mad, mad, mad business world….

DilbertDilbertisms

A magazine ran a “Dilbert Quotations” contest. They were looking for people to submit quotations from their real-life Dilbert-type managers.

Here are the finalists:

1. As of tomorrow, employees will only be able to access the building using individual security cards. Pictures will be taken next Wednesday … READ MORE

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos Had His Top Execs Read These Three Books

Bezos

Jon Fortt conducted a rare interview of Jeff Bezos, one that was videotaped and featured by LinkedIn. Here is Fortt’s introduction. To watch the video of the interview, please click here.

Photo: Steve Jurvetson/Flickr

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