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3 reasons why clusters emerge

According to research by University of California, Berkeley economist Enrico Moretti, the author of The New Geography of Jobs, there are three reasons clusters emerge  (from Stanford Graduate School of Business): … [Read more]

Visualizing Your Way To Changing How You Think & Work

A couple of weeks ago I interviewed John Caswell and Hazel Tiffany of Group Partners on How Visualization Provides Strategic Ways To Solve Business Challenges. This is a guest post by John Caswell. In 2001 few people understood our work nor why … [Read more]

How are you denying yourself of adding more value to your customer?

So, anytime a new service pops up, I jump on to experiment. Enter Fiverr, where you can find gigs/help starting at $5. Being that I'm looking to create a multifunction widget for my blog, I saw it as an opportunity to go to Fiverr and find someone … [Read more]

If you don’t like how things are done, tell a different story

A typical marketing and sales person recently asked me why I don't place ads on my blog to generate additional revenue. Being that this blog gets between 6K - 9K visits/month, I'm in a very good position to do so (I have gotten requests from … [Read more]

Innovation book review: The Innovation Expedition by @gijsvanwulfen

There are a multitude of innovation books that are either published or are going to be published with something along the lines of  "innovation lessons from ___fill in the blank with a famous person's name___". These are typical books that provide … [Read more]

My Disruptive Heroes Interview with @simpletonbill

Popular blogger and author of multiple best-selling books, Bill Jensen, nominated me as one of 50 Top Disruptive Experts. An elite group of Disruptive Heroes, that already includes Marissa Mayer, Guy Kawasaki, John Hagel and many others. And, as … [Read more]

Bamf! Nice try but you took us a step back with Mexico’s new brand identity

So, here is Mexico's new brand identity. Personally, I don't like it. The previous identity communicated much more of what Mexico is about. This one, while very clear and simple, does not. The video below is in Spanish, and, for the purpose of … [Read more]