Does It Tell A Story? – AVC. Storytelling seems to be on everyone’s mind these days! There are companies dedicated to it, technology platforms that help you create and publish content (stories). Consulting firms that will work with you and your team to craft the “Corporate Story” etc…. You know what ? I think it […]
No more yes. Its either HELL YEAH! or no. | Derek Sivers. What a great philosophy! Love it !! I am going to be keeping my eyes open for the Hell Yeah’s for sure !!
How I got a job at Stack Overflow – Matt\\\\\\\’s Blog. There are some great nuggets of wisdom in this post, both about how to interview and prepare for a technical job interview, but also how companies should conduct and hire someone….it appears to me that Joel Spolsky and the guys at StackOverflow seem to […]
Path.To\\\\\\\’s Social Media Mojo Transforms Your Facebook Posts Into A New Job | Fast Company. As more and more companies realize that there is more to hiring that just matching up someone’s hard skills to a job spec, companies like Path.To are going to become extremely useful tools in helping to identify the top performers […]
The Gamification of SAP – Forbes. I have been hearing more and more talk about Gamification and its uses and impact on traditional business. Bing Gordon, former EA exec and now VC is very big on this. He is a believer and seems to be doing a great job of evangalizing…. I am curious […]
Derek Sivers: How to start a movement | Video on TED.com. Hey Gang what a great video to illustrate some awesome points…. watch it and you will see what I am talking about. It takes one follower to turn a lone nut into a proven leader….. Make it an EPIC Day…. Spin
Personalization Matters. He nails is gang…. Enjoy… Spin
YouTube – Dan Wieden on the Importance of Creativity. Real Truth Here Gang…again goes across industry and individual….
I have done a lot of thinking about the recruiting industry and the misconceptions that go along with it. One misconception is that there is a “secret process” that some firms have that make them better than others….clients are led to believe that one firm has an advantage simply because their “process” is superior…….what a bunch […]
Great points that he makes! Don’t re-invent the wheel Be true to who you are and be secure in what you are doing…and then do it with passion and with honesty. You won’t go wrong…..
Why I Hired Someone Who Showed Up Uninvited | BNET. Here is a perfect example where passion, desire, and creativity wins over the perfect resume, the perfect interview, the perfect candidates.. Do I advocate doing what this guy did, not exactly…but I do advocate standing up and showing the cojones to go after something that […]
Design Thinking Is A Failed Experiment. So What’s Next? | Co.Design. This is an interesting concept. The concept of Creative Intelligence or CQ. I for one look forward to hearing more from Bruce Nussbaum on the subject and learning more about how it is applied inside organizations. For a long time Creativity has been downplayed […]
http://www.fastcodesign.com/1663604/frog-design-3-things-wile-e-coyote-teaches-us-about-creative-intelligence Wow….What a great article…Take the time to read it and let me know if you agree or disagree…. The author nails it. Creativity is something that organizations have to have and embrace, but it is not something that can be “quantified”….