Business Decision-Making and Poker Skills

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Business Decision-Making and Poker Skills

Reuters has an interview with top poker champion Annie Duke on how the high-stakes game provides decision-making skills. In business and life in general, no one has all the answers when making a big decision. Fixating too much on the …

100 Year Old Business Pub Makes Big Change

Forbes Magazine was first published in 1917. One hundred years later, it is seeking to engage Millennial and Gen Z readers through technology advances. It’s website has 56 million visitors a month and claims nearly half are considered Millennials. Between …

Top Business Quotes of 2016

Reporters love a good quote, but most executives in business don’t want to say anything controversial – for good reason! Here are the top ten business quotes of 2016 as selected by The New Yorker. Most are not flattering …

5 Thought Leadership Dos and Don’ts

Entrepreneur provides five thought leadership dos and don’ts. All are good ideas that scratch the surface of what makes good thought leadership. Though they seem simple enough, implementation takes a good deal of work and teamwork. Still, it is a …

Big Microsoft Social Media Play

The big business news today is the announcement that Microsoft is purchasing LinkedIn. The letter to employees from Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella announcing the deal, posted by Business Insider, provides a hint to how the social network might fit …

A Model To Save Journalism

Jeff Bezos, founder and CEO of Amazon, purchased the Washington Post in 2013. Since that time he has been relatively quiet about his plans for the publication and how he intends to make money with it. New York Magazine has …

Business Profile on Instagram

According to Macworld, around the end of the year it will be possible to create a business profile on Instagram. However, your company will first need a business profile on Facebook to do so. The article goes on to …

CEO Health: When Business Should Go Public

A number of public businesses have recently been faced with the dilemma about whether to go public, and what to say to the news media, when a CEO faces a major health issue. Privacy and business disclosure laws often conflict. …

Growing Business Digital Divide

According to the Harvard Business Review, new research shows there is a growing digital divide among businesses with only 18% of US companies operating at their digital potential. This divide is not a lack of investment in digital services, …

Public Opinion: Small Business Wins

In the final posting about Pew Research Center’s fascinating study, the institution with the most positive public opinion is small business. News media and government rank quite low. Surprisingly, technology companies rank second. …