Google’s CEO and chairman, Eric Schmidt said that the United States is the number one place in the world for entrepreneurs, but “after the U.S., Israel is the best.” Microsoft’s Steve Ballmer has called Microsoft “an Israeli company as much as an American company” because of the size and centrality of its Israeli teams.”
Jason and David (best selling authors and founders of 37signals) review the pros and cons of telecommuting, suggest ideas to enhance efficiency, and tools to optimize output and build a collaborative spirit.
"The Automatic Millionaire: A Powerful One-Step Plan to Live and Finish Rich" is a book about a measured approach to saving money and I will be reviewing it today.
Most people tend to believe the horizons of marketing are infinite if you are creative, positive, ready to risk and willing to splurge. There are certain laws of marketing and if they are not adhered to strictly, it wreaks havoc on an company’s goals. An easy read and easy way to slide into a topic perceived as formidable. You will find out that resources and context do not change - the only variable is the ability of the person managing those resources. And remember: If you violate the immutable laws you run the risk of failure.
In today’s business world, organizations are constantly challenged to “do more with less.” This book, written by 2 HayGroup employees, explains the tradeoffs of that approach while pointing out what is truly needed in order to increase performance and effectiveness of your employees.
NetApps experiences about how to face upcoming challenges as your organization grows.
One of the best business books I have been fortunate to read. The book was extremely hard to put down and the story told itself through Sam Walton's eyes is inspiring. This is a must read for every future entrepreneur.
Al Ries and his daughter and business partner Laura Ries are two of the world's best-known marketing consultants, and their firm, Ries & Ries, works with many Fortune 500 companies. In this book Al Ries and jack Trout will give you their take on marketing. it's worth a read.