Posts Tagged ‘Roger Martin’

Integrated Thinking: A book review by Bob Morris

Integrated ThinkingIntegrated Thinking: The New IT
Sue Pearson
CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform/Amazon (2015)

The potential power and impact of a new way of thinking in a volatile, uncertain, complex, and ambiguous global marketplace

Note: My review … READ MORE

The Top 50 Management Thinkers (2015)

PorterMichaelHere is an excerpt from an article by Jeff Schmitt for Poets & Quants. To read the complete article, check out others, and sign up for a free newsletter, please click READ MORE

Team Genius: A book review by Bob Morris

Team GeniusTeam Genius: The New Science of High-Performing Organizations
Rich Karlgaard and Michael Malone
HarperBusiness/An Imprint of HarperCollins (2015)

Not all teams can accomplish something great but they can be great

One of Rich Karlgaard and Michael Malone’s … READ MORE

Confronting Capitalism: A book review by Bob Morris

Confronting CapitalismConfronting Capitalism: Real Solutions for a Troubled Economic System
Philip Kotler
AMACOM (2015)

“If you think education is expensive, try ignorance.”
Derek Bok

In my opinion, Phil Kotler is the world’s preeminent authority on how to create or increase demand for whatever is offered for … READ MORE

Creative Anarchy: A book review by Bob Morris

Creatve AnarchyCreative Anarchy: How to Break the Rules of Graphic Design for Creative Success
Denise Bosler
HOW Books (23015)

How and why the best design is “barely noticeable because it works seamlessly into its environment and for its audience”

Some human activities require that the … READ MORE

Michael E. Porter on “What Is Strategy?”

What Is Strrategy?
Here is an excerpt from a classic article written by Michael E. Porter for Harvard Business Review (November 1996 issue) and the HBR Blog Network. To read … READ MORE

Two Words That Kill Innovation

MartinHere is an excerpt from an article written by Roger Martin for Harvard Business Review and the HBR Blog Network. To read the complete article, check out the wealth of free resources, obtain subscription information, and receive HBR email alerts, please click READ MORE

Karl Ronn: Part 1 of an interview by Bob Morris

RonnKarl Ronn is the managing director of Innovation Portfolio Partners. Based in Palo Alto, he helps Fortune 500 companies create new businesses or helps entrepreneurs start category creating new companies. He is a co-founder of VC-backed Butterfly Health … READ MORE

Well-Designed: A book review by Bob Morris

Well-DesignedWell-Designed: How to Use Empathy to Create Products People Love
Jon Kolko
Harvard Business Review Press (2014)

How to focus on people, celebrate emotional value, and drive optimism through lateral and divergent thinking

I share Jon Kolko’s high regard for companies such as Apple and … READ MORE

Here Are the Essential Steps to Complete in Design Thinking

Reciprocity AdvantageI have just read and will soon review The Reciprocity Advantage: A New Way to Partner for Innovation and Growth, co-authored by Bob Johansen and Karl Ronn, published by Berrett-Koehler (September 2015), Some of the most valuable … READ MORE

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