The Thinking Process of an Artist

Elizabeth Shanahan grew up in the foothills of North Carolina, a rural area that is nevertheless saturated with fine and performing arts. This being the case, she was exposed to and fascinated with the arts from a young age. Her homeschool education had a deep focus on art, music, theater, and literature, and these early exposures Read More …

The Continuous Cycle of Deciding and Learning with Annie Duke

Annie Duke brings her background in cognitive science and poker together to understand how we make decisions. In the workplace, success depends on how we make those choices through decision strategy. Everyone, from the newest employees to the principals, is part of the continuous cycle of deciding and learning. These same strategies determine the quality of Read More …

Favorite Audio & Video Podcasts of 2016

The Disney Way trumped all podcasts of the year by a fairly large margin. My guest was Bill Capodagli. Bill has three decades of management consulting and corporate research expertise. Bill co-authored the best-selling business book, The Disney Way, 3E: Harnessing the Management Secrets of Disney in Your Company, now in its 3rd edition. The first Read More …

Storymapping Your Product

Drawing on her experiences with Fortune 500 companies, public radio, filmmaking, and more, Donna Lichaw helps you navigate the oft-treacherous waters of product development. Donna helps you not just to tell stories or use stories to promote your product, but to build your products as if they were stories themselves. Her book, The User’s Journey: Storymapping Products That People Love shows 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 …

24 Kaizen / PDCA Transcription

This is a collection of Business901 Podcast Transcriptions, called Stacks (see below) through my Issuu channel: Kaizen / PDCA Stacks Stacks are a new way to organize your own publications, as well as any other publications that you find interesting. For your own publications, after you are done publishing them, Stacks are an easy way Read More …