An IT expert argues that the strategic importance of IT has decreased over time and lays out a new agenda for IT management, examining implications for business strategy and organization.
INTERVIEWS: A Q&A with Nicholas Carr
Posted November 11, 2014, 12:34 PM with category of Innovation & Creativity
Nicholas Carr tells us what, exactly, automation is and considers how we can use it more wisely to more fully experience life instead of escape it.
NEWS & OPINION: Strategy and Business' Best Business Books of 2004
Posted December 20, 2004, 6:45 PM with category of Management & Workplace Culture
I know I am a little late on getting the Strategy and Business list posted, but here is a summary of the list with the books and the links to the articles. The first book under each heading s+b's top shelf pick for that subject:
Confronting Reality by Larry Bossidy and Ram Charan
The Future of Competition by C. K.
NEWS & OPINION: Executive Book Summaries - Best of 2004
Posted November 29, 2004, 5:14 PM with category of Management & Workplace Culture
Soundview Executive Book Summaries has been building their list of the best business books of 2004. Our friend Andrea Learned had blurb in her email signature about it. Her book Don't Think Pink is one that was chosen for the list (it was a JCS in July).
NEWS & OPINION: Links on 5/11/04
Posted May 11, 2004, 12:13 PM with category of Innovation & Creativity
A VC lists the three C's you need to read if you are in IT:
Technological Revolutions and Financial Capital: The Dynamics of Bubbles and Golden Ages by Carlotta Perez
Does IT Matter? : Information Technology and the Corrosion of Competitive Advantage by Nicholas Carr
The Innovator's Dilemma and The Innovator's Solution by Clayton Christensen
Jason Womack finds and likes "The Magic In Asking The Right Questions" by Bill Mayer (out of print).