Thoughts on Social Media, Television, Media, Startups & Technology.

Guy Kawasaki: What Makes Innovation?

Whether you’re running a company, “ideate-ing”, or working in an online community, there is a lot of commonality when it comes to building a great product. Guy Kawasaki presents a great guide to success in just a few of minutes. Check out the video:

Google+ is a nod to a changing game

Many have said “Google has once again entered the social networking game with Google+”   Newsflash they never really left, they have been in the space – orkut has been around for years and many of Google’s products and their products’ features incorporate social sharing and publishing (think picasa, blogger… even reader has a “share” […]

Book Review: Business Model Generation

I just picked up this book and have found it to be an incredibly insightful read. “Business Model Generation is a handbook for visionaries, game changers, and challengers striving to defy outmoded business models and design tomorrow’s enterprises.” Written by Alexander Osterwalder & Yves Pigneur, the book was co-created by 470 “Business Model Canvas” practitioners […]

Innovation: Myths vs. Realities

The “face” of innovation is changing. It’s becoming increasingly open and even more vital to continued success in an ever increasing competitive environment. Open Innovation is something I’ve always believed in… it speaks to my community roots. I’ve often run into challenges from individuals who come from a more “closed” innovation culture and have always […]