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Monthly archive June, 2011
"Banker to the World" Takes on the Greek Debt Crisis

“Banker to the World” Takes on the Greek Debt Crisis

Earlier today, international news media were abuzz with reports that protesters attacked Greek Finance Ministry offices in Athens, just as parliament members were voting on austerity measures designed to counter the country’s debt crisis.  So how would a leader in international debt crisis advise Greece on its current financial issues?  LearnMore
This Just In: Entrepreneurs Tend to Spend Their OWN Money More Wisely

This Just In: Entrepreneurs Tend to Spend Their OWN Money More Wisely

Bootstrapping. It’s not just a good idea, it’s the surest path to start-up success. Sure, OPM is more fun to spend, but there’s nothing like putting your own skin in the game  LearnMore
Sneak Peek: "5 Ways to Grow Your Nonprofit's Facebook Fan Page"

Sneak Peek: “5 Ways to Grow Your Nonprofit’s Facebook Fan Page”

Nonprofit social media marketing is not the same as major corporate or brand marketing. No one understands that better than Heather Mansfield of Nonprofit Tech 2.0 and DIOSA Communications.  LearnMore
What's All this foursquare Fuss About?

What’s All this foursquare Fuss About?

First it was USA Today, then it was the New York Times – it seems that everywhere you look these days, the business world is buzzing about location-based service foursquare. And with good reason: this week foursquare announced that its users topped 10 million, up 100% from December. The service also records 3 million check-ins...  LearnMore

Type 2 Diabetes ‘Can be Reversed’

Can an extreme eight-week diet of 600 calories a day reverse Type 2 diabetes in people newly diagnosed with the disease?  LearnMore
"This book is clearly written with great examples by someone who has a vast knowledge..."

“This book is clearly written with great examples by someone who has a vast knowledge…”

One of our Business Insiders recently reviewed Likeable Social Media, and gave it a very Likeable thumbs up. Here’s some more insight fr om the review: “I’ve read and reviewed a lot of books on Social Media and this is the first one I’ve given five stars. It’s that good. I’m a marketer, specializing in...  LearnMore

Bestselling author Joseph Michelli on “Leading to Serve”

In a nutshell, leaders listen, serve well, and champion service as part of a higher calling.   In return, their people follow, believe, and achieve great things.  All of that, results in engaged and loyal customers.   What lesson is in there for you?  LearnMore

Falling seniors: A preventable problem, a ‘huge health burden’

Fractured hips, pneumonia and significantly reduced mobility are among the most deadly health risks faced by seniors.  LearnMore
You "Like" Us, but Do You Love Us?

You “Like” Us, but Do You Love Us?

With many industry experts querying the value of fans and followers, what’s the best way to turn “likes” into love?  LearnMore

Attending the 2011 ASEE Conference in Vancouver?

The American Society for Engineering Education sets-up shop next week in Vancouver for its annual meeting, and McGraw-Hill will be there.  LearnMore
What Makes Steve Jobs's Presentation Secrets So Compelling?

What Makes Steve Jobs’s Presentation Secrets So Compelling?

BNET recently asked Carmine Gallo, bestselling author of The Presentation Secrets of Steve Jobs, this question in a recent interview.  LearnMore
Strategy Consultant and Author Stephen Wunker on "How to Build a Winning Fast-Follower Strategy"

Strategy Consultant and Author Stephen Wunker on “How to Build a Winning Fast-Follower Strategy”

The allure of a fast follower strategy is clear – learn from others’ mistakes and enter a market inexpensively.  Yet for many companies a fast follower strategy translates into too little, too late…  LearnMore