Pink’s Manifesto Calls for Flipping Conventional Wisdom

April 15, 2012

Get rid of your vacation policy.  Stop tying compensation to performance.  Pay more to your people than the market demands. Drop the self-affirmations and doubt yourself instead.  Forget about annual performance reviews. And for goodness sake, pay more attention to your “To Don’t” list than your “To Do” list.  Daniel Pink’s recently released Flip Manifesto (available gratis here) offers 16…

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Steven Johnson Knows Where Good Ideas Come From

November 7, 2010

This month’s book club selection was a double whammy for me: good reading and good for business.  The title–Where Good Ideas Come From: The Natural History of Innovation–intrigued me when my friend proposed it and the timeline she issued us was a challenge. The book was only released around Oct 5th so we had to order it and read it…

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