Posts Tagged ‘The New York Times’

George E.L. Barbee: Part 2 0f an interview by Bob Morris

BarbeeGeorge E. L. Barbee is one of the original Batten Fellow faculty members (along with Jim Collins, Malcolm Gladwell and Jim Gilmore) at top-ranked University of Virginia Darden School of Business, and has been teaching innovation … READ MORE

George E.L. Barbee: Part 1 of an interview by Bob Morris

BarbeeGeorge E. L. Barbee is one of the original Batten Fellow faculty members (along with Jim Collins, Malcolm Gladwell and Jim Gilmore) at top-ranked University of Virginia Darden School of Business, and has been teaching innovation … READ MORE

How to Cultivate the Art of Serendipity

Cultiuvate Serendipity
According to Merriam-Webster, serendipity is “the faculty or phenomenon of finding valuable or agreeable things not sought for.” For example, almost 80 years ago, after taking his dog for a … READ MORE

Christopher Cabrera (founder and C.E.O. of Xactly) in “The Corner Office”

CabreraAdam 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 … READ MORE

César Melgoza (founder and chief executive of Geoscape) in “The Corner Office”

MelgozaAdam 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 César Melgoza , founder and chief executive of the … READ MORE

Ann Cairns (president of international markets at MasterCard) in “The Corner Office”

CairnsAdam 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 Ann … READ MORE

Joy Ride: A book review by Bob Morris

Joy RideJoy Ride: Show People and Their Shows
John Lahr
W.W., Norton & Company (2015)

For those who love the theater, here is a magic carpet on which to take a joy ride of their own.

I have previously read all of John Lahr’s profiles and … READ MORE

Melanie Whelan (C.E.O. of SoulCycle) in “The Corner Office”

Whelan-1Adam 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 Melanie … READ MORE

Jessica Herrin (founder and chief executive of Stella & Dot Family Brands) in “The Corner Office”

Herrin-1Adam 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 Jessica … READ MORE

Malcolm Gladwell Hands Out Book Blurbs Like Santa Does Presents

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Above: Malcolm Gladwell, the best-selling author of The Tipping Point, and some of the book covers that feature his blurbs. “I feel like we have to promote ourselves,” he said of endorsing other writers’ … READ MORE

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