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Seth Godin - Why Being Human is the Only Way to Win

Bestselling author Seth Godin describes the fork in the road that every worker and company faces today as we move from an industrial revolution focused economy to an information economy. In this context, are you racing to the bottom or exerting your humanity? Continue reading

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Buy Local, Bye-Bye Walmart

When the residents of Saranac Lake, NY were faced with having a Super Wal-Mart put in, some 600 residents came together to open their own department store. CBS News business and economics correspondent Rebecca Jarvis reports. Continue reading

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Rajat Paharia, founder and Chief Production Officer of Bunchball, discusses participation engines and the use of game dynamics and behavioral economics to incentivize and motivate user participation on the web.

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Andy Stefanovich - The Museum Mentality

Andy Stefanovich is speaking here at London Business School at a TEDx event about the Museum Mentality. He has earned a reputation as one of the most disruptive and effective advisors in business. As the Chief Curator and Provocateur at Prophet with twenty years of experience, Andy leads a team of experts to create change and inspire leaders of Fortune500 companies. Continue reading

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Tom Fishburne - Marketoonist & Innovation Leader

Tom Fishburne started cartooning on the backs of Harvard Business School cases, and he draws from 16 years in the marketing and innovation trenches, including five at Method Products. Now, as the founder of Marketoonist, Fishburne helps world-wide organizations communicate with cartoons. Continue reading

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Steve Jobs Xerox PARC

At a Churchill Club event in San Jose, Calif., former PARC engineer Larry Tesler talks about Steve Jobs’ trips to Xerox’s PARC, including the one where Jobs eyed the company’s graphical user interface prototype, which ended up making it into the Mac OS. Tesler decided to leave Xerox soon after and started working at Apple. Continue reading

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John Cleese on Creativity

Fabulous 10 minute video by John Cleese on the optimal conditions for creativity. Inspired. Lucid. Entertaining. Thanks to Mitch Ditkoff for bringing this to my attention:

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