Archive for category: Leadership

What Made Google Great May Be Its Biggest Risk

What Made Google Great May Be Its Biggest Risk

The search giant humanized the Web. Now it needs to do it again. Google’s stated mission is to “organize the world’s information,” but when it launched its search engine, it wound up doing more than that. The ranking system offered the public a sense of which results were important, based […]

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Leadership – Panel with the New York Times and Columbia University

Leadership – Panel with the New York Times and Columbia University

Today, I’m attending a panel with people from Columbia University and The New York Times speaking on leadership. Dr. Michel Alhadeff-Jones This guy is interesting. Leadership is about power, and leadership appears where there is unpredictability. Because if everyone knew what to do, they wouldn’t need a leader. He thinks leadership […]

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Leadership: Be In, Be Real and Be Bold

Leadership: Be In, Be Real and Be Bold

Brad Garlinghouse is C.E.O. at YouSendIt and, in this nice New York Times piece on leadership, shares the three core company values around which he is rallying the company: Be in, be real, and be bold. Be In Life is too short not to do what you’re doing with passion. […]

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