Author Archives: Vivek

For Those Who Want to Lead, Read

by John Coleman  |  10:00 AM August 15, 2012 When David Petraeus visited the Harvard Kennedy School in 2009, one of the meetings he requestedwas with author Doris Kearns Goodwin. Petraeus, who holds a PhD in International Relations from Princeton, is a fan … Continue reading

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Nokia Has $6 Billion In Patents And It’s Ready To Start Selling Some Of Them

Jay Yarow | Jul. 19, 2012, 6:04 AM Ellis Hamburger, Business Insider Nokia whiffed on building a true competitor to the iPhone until it released the Lumia 900 this year. It’s not because the company didn’t see the iPhone coming, rather it’s because the company was … Continue reading

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Frugal Innovation: Lessons from Carlos Ghosn, CEO, Renault-Nissan

by Navi Radjou, Jaideep Prabhu, Simone Ahuja  |   6:00 AM July 2, 2012 Carlos Ghosn, Chairman and CEO of the Renault-Nissan Alliance, famously coined the term “frugal engineering” in 2006. He was impressed by Indian engineers’ ability to innovate cost-effectively and … Continue reading

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4 Reasons Your Company Needs A Collaboration Upgrade, Stat

BY JACOB MORGAN | 07-12-2012 | 6:31 AM This article is written by a member of our expert contributor community. Microsoft’s $1.2 billion purchase of Yammer shows just how crucial enterprise networks are to business already–and how major a role they will have … Continue reading

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7 Tips On Building Your Business With Better Metrics

Eric Savitz, Forbes Staff TECH  | 7/09/2012 @ 3:49PM Guest post written by Justin Moore Justin Moore is CEO of Axcient a provider of data backup software. Justin Moore Measuring and managing with metrics is essential to keeping your business on target. It’s critical to choose … Continue reading

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Five Reasons Britain May Be The Best Place To Start A Company In 2012

Parmy Olson, Forbes Staff I cover those who agitate and innovate. TECH  | 7/09/2012 @ 12:26PM Old Street in London, a growing hub for tech startups from Britain and overseas A guest post by David Mytton All around the world, governments are … Continue reading

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The 7 C’s: How to Find and Hire Great Employees

ENTREPRENEURS  | 6/19/2012 @ 11:22PM Alan Hall, Contributor Speaker, author, investor and catalyst for entrepreneurial growth. A founder can’t grow a winning enterprise singlehandedly. Some may try, but it is nearly impossible to do so. Every famous entrepreneur has built a flourishing … Continue reading

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