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June 2012

Jimm Carroll “Futurist” on WHY ACCOUNT FOR EVERY BYTE?

Learn more about Jim Carroll I recently found myself at 37,000 feet on a flight from San Francisco to Toronto, Skyping with my son who is at university. After a brief “can you hear me now” exchange, the call signal adjusted itself and the quality of the video call became crystal …

Chip Bell on Curing Service Blindness

Learn more about Chip Bell A man lived right by the railroad track.  For years, the train roared by his bedroom window at two-o’clock every morning.  He grew so accustomed to it that it never disturbed his sleep.  One night no train came through.  The usual train was taken out …

Scott Klososky on B2C Strategy

Learn more about Scott Klososky SCOTT KLOSOSKY Technology Visionary and Thought Leader; One of the Internet’s Most Successful Entrepreneurs; Best-Selling Author; Sought after Speaker & Consultant Social Technologies (Social Media, Social Networking and Social Relevance) SocialTech is the hottest trend in technology at the moment. Leaders are trying to figure …

DAVID WEINBERGER One of the foremost interpreters of technology’s impact on business and society, Author of Too Big to Know: Rethinking Knowledge Now That the Facts Aren’t the Facts, Experts Are Everywhere

Learn more about David Weinberger David has been called a “marketing guru” by the Wall Street Journal, he is co-author of the influential bestseller The Cluetrain Manifesto (1999), and author of the critically acclaimed bookSmall Pieces Loosely Joined (2002), a highly original and accessible reflection on the human impact of …

Ruben Navarrette JR One of the 50 Top Latino Voices To Follow On Twitter

Learn more about Ruben Navarrette JR Original article in the Huffpo http://www.huffingtonpost.com/pablo-manriquez/to-50-latinos-on-twitter_b_1607533.html Ruben Navarrette (syndicated columnist): Arguably the most-influential Latino syndicated columnist ever to write in English, Navarrette has been in the game for a long time. I’ve seem him described as “conservative”, “centrist” and “liberal” in his politics, which to …

Matthew Crawford Speaker / Philosopher / Author

Learn More about Matthew Crawford the author of Shop Class as Soulcraft: An Inquiry into the Value of Work Crawford’s New York Times best-selling book, Shop Class as Soulcraft: An Inquiry into the Value of Work, brings alive an experience that was once quite common, but now seems to be receding …

Steven Little on Sustainable Growth

Learn more about Steven Little The 7 Irrefutable Rules of Business Growth: 21st Century Strategies for Building Your Company More than any other objective, businesses want to grow. In this, his most popular keynote, Steve investigates what it takes to grow your business both effectively and profitably. Through his personal experience as …

James Mapes on THE ART OF SELLING: LESSONS FROM THE CON

Learn more about James Mapes “I’m a con artist in that I’m an actor. I make people believe something is real when they know perfectly well it isn’t.” -John Lithgow, actor Reader warning:  The article you are about to read contains some strange, odd and unsettling insights but, contained within …