• What Cloud Computing Means To Your Job
    NYT - Nov 24
    Technology has been accused of making many a job disappear, like the production line or the accounting office. And it is not done yet. A company often resembles its communication and technology system. In the era of cloud... Read »
    3 days ago
  • Why Your Company Keeps Killing Big Ideas
    Forbes - Nov 14
    Just after speaking at a conference last week, I was approached by a gentleman who introduced himself as a “newly minted and incredibly afraid chief innovation officer.” He had started as many of us do, with big ideas... Read »
    1 week ago
  • 7 Things Venture Capitalists Wish CEOs Knew
    CEO.com - Nov 14
    Turning an idea into a real product might be one of the most exhausting, time-consuming and frustrating processes for any entrepreneur, but it’s often second to raising the capital necessary to scale a company into a... Read »
    1 week ago
  • 6 Unexpected Ways To Boost Productivity
    CEO.com - Nov 12
    “Companies are running 21st-century businesses with 20th-century workplace practices and programs,” posit the authors of a Towers Watson study. “And the cracks in the foundation are starting to show in both small and... Read »
    2 weeks ago
  • Does Your Company Need To Embrace A New Niche?
    CEO.com - Nov 10
    When you think of Disney, do images of “Snow White” and “Bambi” pop into your head? For decades, Disney’s continued success was rooted in its bread and butter: feature films. While the company dipped its toe into... Read »
    2 weeks ago
  • Memo To The CEO: Why Are We Finding It So Hard To...
    Forbes - Nov 7
    I share your frustration with the “strategic plans” we have been offered – they are no more than cautious extrapolations of what we’re currently doing. Read »
    2 weeks ago
  • What Your Brain Looks Like When You Innovate
    CEO.com - Nov 6
    During this year’s Innovation Leadership Summit, a top innovator from Converse shared insights on his team’s success with new product introductions. He remarked that “love is a big piece of it.” The Converse... Read »
    3 weeks ago
  • Google CEO Larry Page Explains Why He’s...
    Business Insider - Oct 27
    Google founder and CEO Larry Page considers the company a teenager, but he want to make sure that it stays innovative even as it creeps into adulthood. Read »
    1 month ago
  • You Have To Walk The Talk
    Fast Company - Oct 27
    Listening to Hiro Takeuchi talk, it's like talking to a voice from the future. "The world is in flux," he says, "and the only constant is the drastic change that is coming." Read »
    1 month ago
  • Why The C-Suite Needs Big Data Analytics
    CEO.com - Oct 24
    Every CEO is on the lookout for new insights that will help keep his or her company viable. In recent years, big data analytics has become critical to the way business leaders make high-level decisions. According to... Read »
    1 month ago
  • Here’s Why A Quarter Of The World’s...
    Business Insider - Oct 23
    "Studying engineering gives someone a practical, pragmatic orientation," Harvard Business School dean Nitin Nohria told HBR. Read »
    1 month ago
  • The 6 Mindsets Of Effective Leadership
    CIO.com - Oct 23
    There are six mindset shifts that one must make to become an effective IT leader. Read »
    1 month ago
  • Bill Gates: A Call For Crazy Ideas
    LinkedIn - Oct 22
    This month, Melinda and I joined hundreds of scientists for a meeting in Seattle. The topic we discussed is something we’re all passionate about: how to harness the advances of science in ways that benefit the poor. The... Read »
    1 month ago
  • Successful Innovators Don’t Care About Innovating
    HBR - Oct 22
    Successful innovators care about solving interesting and important problems — innovation is merely a byproduct. If this distinction seems like hair-splitting, it isn’t. The two focuses create vastly different... Read »
    1 month ago
  • Peter Thiel’s Advice For Founders: ‘What Are You...
    Forbes - Oct 20
    Peter Thiel wants to know what sets you apart–and what you’ll do to protect that uniqueness from imitators. Read »
    1 month ago