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7 Ways to Disrupt

“Massive disruption is coming, and the only question is whether your firm is going to cause it or fall victim to it.” Fast Company has a great article on ways to disrupt our businesses and make them more customer friendly … Continue reading

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Google on men and women differences

This is a must see interview: http://www.marketwatch.com/video/asset/women-in-the-google-workplace/16A9B911-E7D9-4E1D-99E1-979CB1B0F35C#!16A9B911-E7D9-4E1D-99E1-979CB1B0F35C

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50% Americans single..from 22% in 1950

Changing demographics are the most important consideration in residential housing. The fastest growing sector are 18-34 year olds, 5 million of who live alone.  31 million people live alone, mostly clustered in metropolitan areas.  In Manhatten 1/2 of all residences … Continue reading

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Term Limits or Age Limits in “Refreshing the board”???

NYSE Euronext Scott Cutler and Corporate Board Member TK Kerstetter discuss term limits, age limits, refreshing the board, creating turnover, and board evaluations.  Excellent insights.  As corporate board members we all need to remember that we need to always put … Continue reading

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Damage control ALERT for TicketNetwork!!!

“TicketNetwork CEO Don Vaccaro’s Monday morning arrest has cost the company as much as $8 million, as the South Windsor ticket re-sale firm announced Wednesday that is withdrawing from the state’s “First Five,” program. In a statement the company said “Due … Continue reading

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Key elements of a Crisis Plan

Board leadership for companies in crisis Five questions will tell if your board is engaged By Taylor Simonton A crisis can quickly turn into a disaster if a company is unable to respond properly. According to National Association of Corporate … Continue reading

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Using Social Media – a personal viewpoint

As promised, here is my explanation of how I use blogs, Facebook, Twitter, and Linked-In. I first signed up for Facebook so I could communicate with my then 18-year-old Great niece, who was leaving a very small town in Northern … Continue reading

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