What Makes a Good Event

This week I am going to do a series of video excerpts from an upcoming podcast with Ruud Janssen, the co-author of an interesting new book, Event Design Handbook: Systematically Design Innovative Events Using the EventCanvas. An overview of the book:  Event design is a new approach to systematically decompose and recompose the success of events. Read More …

Success: Constant Independent Learning

For 35 years, Dr. O’Grady has been studying and winning in the game of breakthrough success. These insights as well as the underlying pieces to motivate and carry you through are contained inside. – from the Amazon book description of Dr. Thomas O’Grady’s new book, The Mechanics for Breakthrough Success: The Guide to a Life Read More …

Creating a Perfect Pitch

Founder of One Perfect Pitch, a consulting firm based in San Francisco, Marie Perruchet introduces her new book on the art of pitching “One Perfect Pitch: How to Sell Your Idea, Your Product, Your Business–or Yourself”. Related Podcast: Perfecting Your Pitch Download PDF of Transcription Note: This is a transcription of an interview. It has not Read More …

Perfecting Your Pitch

A former BBC news correspondent and founder of One Perfect Pitch, a consulting firm based in San Francisco, Marie Perruchet introduces her new book on the art of pitching “One Perfect Pitch: How to Sell Your Idea, Your Product, Your Business–or Yourself”.   Listen/Download MP3 Business901 iTunes Store Mobile Version New Accessibility for the Business901 Read More …

Should We have a Storytelling Hour?

Marie Perruchet is a former BBC news correspondent, the author of One Perfect Pitch, and the Business901 Podcast guest next week.  Joe:  We should practice these stories. We should practice them within the organization. Should we have a storytelling hour? Marie Perruchet:  Yes, you should. I know it’s hard to organize because there are a lot Read More …