Do leaders love their teams?

I have long ago recognized that, in my work, I’m both teacher and student. But, I confess that I have yet to formally learn the art of teaching. After all, …

Puzzle warm-up

A few years ago my family gave me a Sudoku puzzle as a gift. To set the record straight, I’m not into crossword puzzles, not much of a gamer, and …

Your brave

At its very heart, marketing is an entrepreneurial thing. Driven by near-obsession with innovation, we throw ourselves at business problems. We push to solve in totally new and better ways …

Maximizing innovation

Nothing gets in the way of maximizing innovation more than functional silos, especially in marketing. Take Facebook as one example. Since mastering Facebook has so many dimensions, optimally integrating and …

From pricing to team spirit

I never expected a book on pricing to reframe the importance of team spirit in a corporate setting. This one does. Ron Baker, the author, borrows from Dave Packard to refresh …

Marrying wisdom and innovation

It was evident everywhere at FutureM — an unsuspecting bent towards thoughtfulness that balanced the usual, unbridled enthusiasm for the forward trajectory in marketing. You could almost describe it as the …