Posts Tagged ‘the Wall-Street Journal’

Inside Seuss Inc.


Theodor Seuss Geisel (above) died in 1991. The LIFE Images Collection/Getty Images

Here is a brief excerpt from an article by Anna Russell for The Wall Street Journal. To read the complete article, check out others, and obtain subscription information, please click … READ MORE

Seeking the North Star: A book review by Bob Morris

9781567925074_p0_v1_s114x166Seeking the North Star: Selected Speeches
John R. Silber
David R. Godine, Publisher (2014)

“Discontent combined with youthful idealism and energy for action ensures a brighter future.” John Silber

This volume consists of 30 of John Silber’s speeches that he selected from more … READ MORE

Sam Ford: An interview by Bob Morris

Ford, SamSam Ford is Director of Audience Engagement for Peppercomm. His 2013 New York University Press book, Spreadable Media: Creating Value and Meaning in a Networked Culture, was co-authored by Henry … READ MORE

Bill Gates’s Favorite Business Book

Gates, WSJ
In an article Bill Gates wrote for The Wall Street Journal, he suggests that John Brooks’s 1960s essay collection, Business Adventures, still offers many insights into running a strong business. … READ MORE

James Surowiecki on “Twilight of the Brands”

TwilightHere is a brief article that appeared in The New Yorker (February 17, 2014) in which James Surowiecki observes, “For much of the twentieth century, consumer markets were stable. Today, they are tumultuous, and you’re only as good as your last … READ MORE

Peter Skarzynski and David Crosswhite: An interview by Bob Morris, Part One

SkarzynskiPeter Skarzynski is a founder and Managing Partner of ITC Business Group, LLC. He advises large, global organizations on strategy, innovation and organizational change and is recognized as a leading expert in enabling organizational renewal and growth through innovation. His experience cuts across industries and includes technology, consumer products & retail, … READ MORE

Yves Morieux: “As work gets more complex, here are 6 rules to simplify.”

Yves Morieux

Yves Morieux

Richard Saul Wurman created the TED conference in 1984 as a onetime event. (As you may already know, TED refers to Technology, Education, and … READ MORE

Three Rules For Success: Michael E. Raynor at TEDx University of Nevada

RaynorMichael E. Raynor is a director at Deloitte Services LP. In his research and client work he explores corporate strategy, innovation, and growth across a wide variety of industries. Michael is co-author with Clayton M. Christensen of The Innovator’s Solution, which … READ MORE

Rita Gunther McGrath, Part 1: An Interview by Bob Morris

McGrath 3Rita Gunther McGrath, a Professor at Columbia Business School, is regarded as one of the world’s top experts on strategy and innovation with particular emphasis on developing sound strategy in uncertain and volatile environments. Her ideas are widely used by … READ MORE

Sunni Brown on “14 Tips for Doodling Auditory Content in Real Time”

Brown, SunniIn The Doodle Revolution, Sunni Brown explains how to “unlock the power to think differently.”

Of special interest to me is what she has to say about how to become … READ MORE


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