9 corporate personality types

Incremental Illness Claims Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer

‘Incrementalism’Ā only sounds like the next horrible religionĀ to captivate Tom Cruise. Itā€™s actually a chronic condition thatā€™s claimed countless corporate careers. Its devastationĀ can be measured in thousands of yards – of yacht downgrades. Before donating to your local Adopt-a-Yacht chapter, letā€™s study incrementalismā€™s latest victim, Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer. Ms. Mayer … Incremental Illness Claims Yahoo …

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Shut Up, You’re Not Apple

At first, it was funny to hear insurers, IT firms, and startups with no revenues compare themselves to Apple. Since the iPod launched in 2001,Ā Iā€™veĀ seen hundreds of presentations that liberally use ā€œlearningsā€ from Apple. 1) The word isĀ LESSONS, not ā€œlearningsā€, my Hillbilly friend. 2) The comparison feels as fresh as … Shut Up, You’re Not …

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The 9 Corporate Personality Types And How to Inspire Them to Innovate

This is aĀ repost of Steve Faktor’s original viral article on Forbes. In a way, innovation is like sex: those talking about it most are probably doing it the least. Before foundingĀ IdeaFaktory,Ā I’veĀ had the privilege (and collateral hair loss) of innovating at top Fortune 100 firms, where ā€˜talkā€™ was unavoidable. So I … The 9 Corporate Personality …

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