R.I.P. Intranet

Intranets are the aircraft boneyards of corporate America.   The content that was once alive, vibrant, and dynamic goes to a resting place.  Documents, proposals and presentations sit undead, waiting to be...

Free Your People

In order to create and launch new products, build new businesses and enter new markets, productive people need freedom.   Freedom to search for the knowledge and people they need.  Freedom to network with peers.  Freedom to ponder, wander, hatch, test, prove (and...

Reformed billable professional

Reformed accountant – The Soul of Enterprise brings me full circle to that first sitting of reading Gilder’s penetrating insights. It is a journey that illuminates the opportunity cost of the accounting career I chose, which was the road not taken that of the...

The source of all wealth

The source of all wealth -We know that the source of wealth is something specifically human: knowledge. If we apply knowledge to tasks that we already know how to do, we call it productivity. If we apply knowledge to tasks that are new and different, we call it...