Kao, author of the Business Week bestseller Jamming, argues in this provocative new book for a bold national strategy to regain this countrys innovation edge and to restore its preeminence in the 21st century.
NEWS & OPINION: Our Mile High Book Club: Best Airplane Reads from 8CR
Posted December 23, 2009, 5:59 PM with category of Management & Workplace Culture
I was inspired by NPR's Mile HIgh Book Club listing today and thought to myself, "Hey! Lots of people will be grabbing a plane to visit family and friends this weekend - what would business minded people want to read during their travels? " Well, why not pick from the Top 10 business books that we've sold overseas and across borders in 2009?
NEWS & OPINION: October's Best Selling International Titles
Posted November 5, 2009, 8:26 PM with category of Management & Workplace Culture
It's been awhile! A whole summer, in fact! Have you felt as much out of the loop as to what's HOT across the seas, oceans and borders of the world as I have?
NEWS & OPINION: International Best Selling Books for April
Posted May 1, 2009, 6:28 PM with category of Management & Workplace Culture
It is good to know that in times of crisis, chaos, hysteria, etc. , this world can come together to look for answers to unsolved problems, or even just to get a sympathetic ear. Whether it be for economic questions, an illness or business ideas; we as a global community look to others for advice, counsel, understanding, compassion or just a friendly ear.
JACK COVERT SELECTS: strategy + business Best Books of 2008
Posted December 4, 2008, 5:07 PM with category of Management & Workplace Culture
Always anticipated, strategy + business has published their Best Business Books 2008. What makes this list special is that they assign each category to an expert in that field for review, and each reviewer delivers a lengthy and in depth essay on the books chosen. I've linked each category to it's reviewer's essay at the top of each section.
NEWS & OPINION: Innovation.
Posted October 27, 2008, 7:13 PM with category of Management & Workplace Culture
John Kao talked about it last year. Richard Elkus mentioned it last week. And, on Friday, NPR discussed it with Judy Estrin, author of Closing the Innovation Gap and former Chief Technology Officer at Cisco.