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"From Idea to Execution"

By 800-CEO-READ, published December 28, 2005, at 8:47 PM in News & Opinion

As Todd mentioned earlier, a cover does not always represent the inside contents. Ten Rules for Strategic Innovators is one such book. The book helps you take an idea and act upon it.

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Getting Noticed

By 800-CEO-READ, published December 5, 2005, at 8:08 PM in News & Opinion

I get packages at my house almost every day with new books coming out from publishers. We get even more mail at the office. The typical package has a book with a letter.

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Crowing about The Big Moo

By 800-CEO-READ, published November 7, 2005, at 4:40 PM in News & Opinion

The Big Moo has made the Wall Street Journal Bestsellers List the last two weeks (#8 last week and #15 this week). I wanted to congratulate Seth and all the writers. It is no small feat to make the list two weeks in a row.

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Ten Faces of Innovation Recap

By 800-CEO-READ, published November 7, 2005, at 3:16 PM in News & Opinion

Jack first called out the Tom Kelly's Ten Faces of Innovation from the BusinessWeek review last month. There has been some other great coverage that I wanted to make sure you have seen. Fast Company ran an excerpt from the book.

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A Whole New Whole New Mind

By 800-CEO-READ, published October 31, 2005, at 4:52 PM in News & Opinion

Heres a clever contest spawned by an equally clever book. Dan Pinks A Whole New Mind has been widely and justifiably touted on this site, which has also compiled a list of links. Now, with the paperback publication on the horizon, Pink asks readers to help him out.

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The Ten Faces of Innovation

By Jack, published October 17, 2005, at 2:22 PM in News & Opinion

In October 24, 2005 issue of BusinessWeek, Bruce Nussbaum reviews Tom Kelley's new book The Ten Faces of Innovation. He starts the review: Like many people these days, I only have time for books during airplane trips. And I measure how long they take to read by mileage.

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The Power of the Purse--Sony Joins the Ranks of Marketing to Women

By 800-CEO-READ, published October 6, 2005, at 3:15 PM in News & Opinion

The great thing about women and marketing is there is never a dearth of great stories and ideas to keep the conversation going. . .

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Make Your Own Magazine Karma

By 800-CEO-READ, published October 4, 2005, at 4:52 PM in News & Opinion

Does anyone else believe in Magazine Karma? Its a theory of mine that at every point in time there is a hot magazine which carries the buzz, the juice, the spirit and community of a very important yet heretofore unidentified community, who can bond and communicate only through the new publication. Prior carriers of Magazine Karma (MK) would be Esquire long ago, Manhattan Inc.

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BusinessWeek B-School Book Bets

By 800-CEO-READ, published July 11, 2005, at 3:03 PM in News & Opinion

BusinessWeek asked B-schoolers what books they are reading this summer. The list includes: The World Is Flat by Thomas Friedman The Travels of a T-Shirt In the Global Economy by Pietra Rivoli The Kite Runner by Khaled Hosseini Tempered Radicals: How People Use Difference to Inspire Change At Work by Debra Meyerson The End of Poverty: Economic Possibilities for Our Time by Jeffery Sachs A Whole New Mind by Dan Pink Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince by J. K.

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This book needs more love

By 800-CEO-READ, published May 25, 2005, at 2:44 PM in News & Opinion

I have not seen many talking about Eric Von Hippel's Democratizing Innovation. For all of you who believe that citizens are rising up to take back control, you need to check this out. If you are in business, you need to understand that your customers are probably modifying your products to work better for them.

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Attn: Tom Peters Fans

By 800-CEO-READ, published May 19, 2005, at 9:14 PM in News & Opinion

Tom Peters has started a new linkblog called TP Wire Service. I have subscribed and have been enjoying the links. It is a collection of things from all over the net that match TP's attitude and energy.

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Brainstorming Books from WSJ

By 800-CEO-READ, published May 10, 2005, at 12:31 PM in News & Opinion

In yesterday's Journal Report, the topic was small business. Included in the coverage was a list of books to help individuals brainstorm new business ideas. The Innovator's Dilemma by Clayton M.