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At the Women on Wall Street conference last night, Steven Berlin Johnson gave a keynote on how innovation happens. He has studied the history of breakthrough innovations and found a pattern: They are created not by “Eureka!” moments, but slow hunches that incubate, sometimes for decades, with diverse people collaborating to make unintended consequences. Here […]

I am looking for publishing app. case studies for Premedia Spectrum (1/18-1/21, in Naples, FL) e-mail me at ksandler1@gmail.com, subject: Tablet Story. Premedia Spectrum is a conference that brought together two leading industry conferences: the GAA Premedia Conference and IDEAlliance Spectrum. GAA is the Gravure Association of America, a trade association for gravure printing. IDEAlliance […]

“Social is the new search,” per Gail Horwood, EVP Digital Programming & Strategy for Martha Stewart at 6/10 Publishing Point meetup. Highlights: Successes of Martha Stewart Social Media Strategy Facebook Fans: In 6 months, when they started actively programming on the Facebook page, fans have organically increased 1,275%. And this is without any contests, just […]

Replace those resolutions with questions, says Gayle Lantz, president of WorkMatters. Excerpts below. I want to know what essential questions do you think businesses should be asking? “If you’re like most business leaders, you spent much of 2009 feeling down and just about out — an often-inescapable result of the worst recession since the Great […]

A Silicon Valley Conference About Failing Is Big Success per Wired. I want to know what lessons you learned from failure. Excerpts below. Full post at http://bit.ly/4nNG66. “In Silicon Valley, failure isn’t an option. It’s mandatory. A whole conference devoted to failure, FailCon, may be a first, but it’s looking like a success…The point of […]

BusinessWeek shared storytelling tips from Salesforce’s Marc Benioff. Excerpts below. I want to know what’s your best storytelling tip? “The co-founder and CEO of the $1 billion company offers advice on how to shape and articulate your vision for your own brand Software-as-a-service pioneer and salesforce.com (CRM) co-founder and CEO Marc Benioff credits storytelling as […]

Food for thought from Website Magazine. Excerpts below. Full article at http://www.websitemagazine.com/content/blogs/posts/archive/2009/10/16/what-web-superstars-won-t-tell-you-but-we-will.aspx I’d like to know: What’s Your Superstar Secret at Work? “Carl Sagan once said that “finding the occasional straw of truth awash in a great ocean of confusion and bamboozle requires intelligence, vigilance, dedicated and courage. But if we don’t practice these tough […]