IDEO, the widely admired, award-winning design and development firm that brought the world the Apple mouse, Polaroid's I-Zone instant camera, the Palm V, and hundreds of other cutting-edge products and services, reveals its secrets for fostering a culture and process of continuous innovation.
"This is an old book!"
For years, ex–Navy SEAL Maxwell Moore has worked across the Middle East and behind the scenes for the Special Activities Division of the CIA, making connections, extracting valuable intelligence, and facing off against America’s enemies at every turn. And then...news of a potentially devastating coalition: What if two of the greatest threats to the security of the United States were to form an unholy alliance?
"Against All Enemies is a hit with me"
Thriving on Chaos is the national best seller that offers prescriptions for an economic world turned upside down.
"Keys to success"
"Years ago, I wrote about a retail store in the Palo Alto environs—a good one, which had a box of two-cent candies at the checkout. I subsequently remember that 'little' parting gesture of the two-cent candy as a symbol of all that is Excellent at that store. Dozens of people who have attended seminars of mine have come up to remind me, sometimes 15 or 20 years later, of “the two-cent candy story,” and to tell me how it had a sizable impact on how they did business."
"good read.. too much soapbox.."
The coauthor of In Search of Excellence offers practical insights on business, management, leadership, and success. This audio program covers listening to customers, noting symbols, circulating, motivating others, and striving for top-notch quality and service.
Once more the "unconventional" Peters stimulates corporate thought processes. Along with the best of his columns, Peters includes questions and rebuttals that come from readers and listeners, as well as his own candid responses. A "must" hear for every business person.
What if two of the greatest threats to the security of the United States were to form an unholy alliance? The Taliban is trying to exploit a Mexican drug cartel to which they supply opium as a means to bring the fire of jihad to the hearts of the infidels. It is up to Moore, and his team, to infiltrate and dismantle the drug cartel, even as they hunt for those who would bring the ultimate terror and destruction to the streets of America. In a story that races from the remote, war-scarred landscapes of the Middle East to the blood-soaked chaos of the U.S.–Mexico border, Tom Clancy once again delivers....
"The Jack Ryan saga continues"
What, according to Tom Peters, Chairman of Tom Peters Company, is the problem with the way people do business today? Well-intentioned people who like to get things done are being thwarted at every step of the way by absurd organizational barriers and by the egos of petty tyrants.
"Dead-on and Relevant"
In 1982, business guru Tom Peters co-authored In Search of Excellence, one of the most influential business guides of all time. More recently, through 400 seminars in 47 states and 22 countries, Peters reexamined, refined, and reinvented his views on innovation, the #1 survival strategy, he asserts, for businesses of the next millennium.
"Circle of Inovation"
Tom Peters has, for the past 12 years, been telling American business that the rules have changed. Now he goes farther in The Tom Peters Seminar, the first in an exciting new series aimed at helping everyone, Fortune 500 chairmen, middle managers trying to hold onto their place on the ladder (a mistake!), and hotel housekeepers, thrive in the brave new world of business in the 90s.
Tom Peters, a self-described "professional loudmouth" who has been compared to Emerson, Whitman, Thoreau, and H. L. Mencken, declares war on the worthless rules and absurd organizational barriers that stand in the way of creativity and success.
"Always makes me think"
Tonight on the program, a discussion about cybersecurity with Sam Palmisano, former IBM C.E.O., and Tom Donilon, former national security advisor.
We continue with a look at the new film Patriots Day. Charlie is joined by director Peter Berg, actor Mark Wahlberg, and former Boston police commissioner Ed Davis.
We conclude with Andy Cohen, host of Bravo's Watch What Happens: Live, and author of a new memoir called Superficial.
There is a new, highly personalized, more entrepreneurial environment being created inside today's most successful organizations. There is an intense focus on the customer, the quality of the product, and the contribution of each individual.
"Total rip off"
Was haben die liebevoll gestalteten Toiletten in einem kleinen Drive-in in Massachusetts, ein blitzsauberer roter Lkw während der Matschsaison...
In our era of companies that we hear negative things about almost weekly, where leadership is mistrusted and the foundational principles of organizations are abandoned, where the bottom line is the only thing observed, Jim Kouzes gives us a breath of fresh air and hope that you can build an organization for which good morals and values are the foundation and which can be extremely successful. His powerful examples are throughout this program will inspire you.
In the new economy, hierarchical business structures are being consigned to the shredder and replaced with flexible, fast-responding, ad hoc groups of brainworkers. Tom Peters, author of the best-selling In Search of Excellence, is once again ahead of the curve, and now demonstrates that the key to success in business future is total engagement, dynamism, speed, and independence.
There is a new, highly personalized, more entrepreneurial environment being created inside today's most successful organizations. There is an intense focus on the customer, the quality of the product, and the contribution of each individual. In this program, hear Tom Peters (co-author of In Search of Excellence and A Passion for Excellence) as he presents in his unique, exciting, and dynamic style his newest ideas. Find out what you'll have to do to compete and win in the new business climate.
"Theories that work!"
Tom Peters isn't only one of the bestselling business author of all time, he's one of the business world's most engaging and challenging speakers. For the past twelve years he has been telling American business that the rules have changed. Now he goes farther in The Tom Peters Seminar, aimed at helping everyone thrive in the brave new world of business. He presents the provocative and sometimes scary analysis and advice that have led thousands from all over the globe to attend his trademark seminars.
"check the age before buying"
Ein kurioses Völkchen sind sie, die Sachsen! Warum, weiß Kabarettist Tom Pauls. Launig erzählt er von seinen Landsleuten: Dass der Sachse lautstark alles kommentiert, ihn halb Deutschland jedoch nicht versteht, weiß jeder. Nicht gebührend beachtet werden hingegen seine ebenso einfallsreichen wie nützlichen Erfindungen. Mit Teebeutel, Kaffeefilter und Bierdeckel hat der Sachse unsere Trinkkultur geprägt. Und als er künstliches Gold erzeugen sollte, schenkte er uns stattdessen das Porzellan.