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Business Consulting For The 21st Century Via A Holistic & Intelligent Approach

Rich DeVaul (Google X): “The classic definition of an expert is someone who…”

Consumed => “The Truth About Google X” by Jon Gertner on Fast Company.

The Art of Self-Promotion: 6 Tips

Consumed => “Austin Kleon: 6 Tips for Getting Your Word Discovered” by Jessica Grose on FastCo.CREATE.

10 ideas for optimal email communications

Consumed => “Don’t Send Yet! 9 Email Mistakes You’re Probably Making – And How to Fix Them” by Amber Rae on Fast Company.

Currate + Community = The New Black

Consumed => “The Rise Of The Niche Social Network” by Rishon Roberts on Fast Company Labs.

Learning Biz 101 from Facebook

Consumed => “Facebook Turns Off Website Internally To Force Mobile Development” by Austin Carr on Fast Company.

15 Tips, tricks and life-hacks for a more productive 2013

Consumed => “11 Productivity Hacks From Super-Productive People” by Erin Schulte on Fast Company.

Graphicly: Publish your visual story to the world

Consumed => “A One-Stop, Web-Based Shop For Comic Book Publishing” by Kelsey Campbell-Dollaghan on Fast Company.

Christopher Steiner, algorithms and the power of technology

Consumed => “How Algorithms Rule The World” by Arnie Cooper on Fast Company.

10 things your social media consultant should recommend

Consumed => “7 Things Your Social Media Consultant Should Tell You” by Anjali Mullany on Fast Company.

Bad design can kill

Consumed => “How Lousy Cockpit Design Crashed An Airbus, Killing 228 People” by Mark Wilson on Fast Company.

8 ways to optimize The Guest Experience

Consumed => “7 Ways To Disrupt Your Industry” by Bruce Kasanoff & Michael Hinshaw on Fast Company.

Red Bull: A media company that sells canned caffeine

Consumed => “For showing what it really means to transform yourself into a media brand” by Teressa Iezzi on Fast Company. This is key: “This is the part Brell says many brands miss: You can show up with some cash and sponsor an event, sure, but audiences won’t admire you for one-off hits. “Whenever […]

Impatient American needs faster Intertubes

Consumed => “How One Second Could Cost Amazon $1.6 Billion In Sales” by Kit Eaton on Fast Company.

Time-management optimization

Consumed => “6 Time-Management Tips From Accelerator Programs” by Alina Dizik on Fast Company.

Maximizing your commute

Consumed => “Four Strategies To De-Suck Your Commute” by Kevin Purdy on Fast Company.

Domino’s in Times Square: transparency or silly?

Consumed => “Pie In The Sky? Domino’s Flips Switch On Times Square Instant Reviews, Takes Transparency To New Level” by Chikodi Chima on Fast Company.

The New York Times’ new pay model

Consumed => “Why the NYT Should Go NPR” by Anya Kamenetz on Fast Company.

(Twitter vs Facebook) vs Truth

Consumed => “Twitter Crushing Facebook’s Click-Through Rate: Report” by Austin Carr on

Still More on Leadership

Seems that I’ve been focused on Leadership as of late. Here are a couple blasts from the pasts worth sharing: