• Reviewing Your Corporate Life In Real Time
    NYT - Apr 8
    A long-anticipated product from a showman of business technology made its official debut Wednesday. Its ambitions, and weaknesses, say much about the current state of a fast-changing market. Short version: Domo, as the... Read »
    1 month ago
  • Manufacturing Growth Through Resource Productivity
    McKinsey - Mar 19
    A decade or so ago, companies in industrial manufacturing and other process industries did not need to focus on resource productivity. If they gave any attention to the topic, it was to undertake small, incremental measures... Read »
    2 months ago
  • When To Tell Your Employees To Stay Home
    HBR - Feb 27
    When I sat at my computer last week, trying to write out a policy explaining under what extreme circumstances we might need to close our office and how we would define our work schedule on days when people might not be able... Read »
    3 months ago
  • Why Female CEOs Are Staying Quiet On Activist...
    Fortune - Feb 12
    Do activist investors really see women CEOs as easier targets? That’s the question that media pundits and experts alike are abuzz with as six prominent female CEOs fend off bids from aggressive activist investors. Most... Read »
    3 months ago
  • 5 Reasons Your CEO Prefers Data On A Dashboard
    Business Intelligence - Jan 23
    The days of CEOs waiting hours for the delivery of a paper report are long gone. Now, many forward-thinking executives are making use of visual dashboards to gain insight into their company, rather than relying on CIOs or IT... Read »
    4 months ago
  • Bring Agile To The Whole Organization
    HBR - Nov 14
    Software has eaten the world. And as it continues to consume new and diverse industries it’s transforming the way business is done. We are all in the “software business” now, regardless of the product or service we... Read »
    6 months ago
  • The Benefits Of Giving Away What Your Company Knows
    HBR - Oct 14
    With 1.4 million customers and an annual revenue of 4 million dollars, social media service Bufferhas grown by introducing useful products and exemplary customer service. But its real power and growth comes from something... Read »
    7 months ago
  • Who’s Afraid Of Data-Driven Management?
    HBR - May 19
    From a management perspective, making decisions based on data is a clear win. Yet it’s often difficult to adopt a data-informed culture. In every organization, there are teams and employees who embrace this transition, and... Read »
    1 year ago
  • 5 Strategies That Saved This Small Startup
    Huff Post - May 19
    They say that most startups don't make it 18 months. My current company, Rebel Pilgrim Productions, just survived to celebrate our two-year anniversary. We are probably typical of start-ups who make it this far. Read »
    1 year ago
  • Doubling Down On CEO Pay
    NYT - May 15
    In an era of what many perceive as outsize executive compensation, it’s not unusual for a successful public company to lavish its chief executive with a multimillion-dollar pay package. But what happens when there are two... Read »
    1 year ago
  • 4 Things To Consider Before Going Global
    CEO.com - May 2
    Whether a start-up or an established company focused exclusively on a U.S. audience, at some point the thought has likely crossed your mind: Am I ready to take my business global? While reaching millions of potential... Read »
    1 year ago
  • How GE Applies Lean Startup Practices
    HBR - Apr 23
    We are all lean now — or soon will be. As the world becomes more digitized, generating more information surrounding products and services and speeding up processes, large and small companies in every industry, even... Read »
    1 year ago
  • A Business Partnership Is Like A Marriage
    Inc - Apr 22
    You spend ample time dating before you get married, and you should treat your relationship with a potential business partner the same way. Entering into a business partnership is a serious commitment of time, money and... Read »
    1 year ago
  • 6 Mistakes To Avoid When You’re Starting A Business
    Entrepreneur - Apr 18
    Like every startup entrepreneur, Rodney Nelson needed a great website. Woolly Pocket, the company he was building with his brother, Miguel, aimed to sell its cleverly designed, eco-friendly wall planters online. But there... Read »
    1 year ago
  • 2014 Is Looking Bright For Small Businesses
    Fox Business - Apr 17
    After years of scraping along during the recession and in the sluggish growth years that followed it, small businesses will enjoy improved sales and profits this year and the best pace of growth since 2007. Read »
    1 year ago