People

By CreativeLighthouse | Creative /Design/Marketing

With 1 Sentence, the Founder of Priceline Just Explained the Key Difference Between Great Leaders and Mere Managers

It's about seeing the people for their human strengths--and for the choices they make every day.<p>Truly great leaders don't just attract followers. Instead, they maximize their impact by inspiring others to become leaders too.<p>Sadly, many people in leadership positions don't understand this. They feel …

Leadership

Don't Look for a Great Idea. Look for a Good Problem

To create anything that is truly pathbreaking, you need to look for it in new places<p>At the center of every significant innovation is always an idea. Clarence Birdseye's idea about freezing fish revolutionized the food industry and American diets. Charles Schwab's idea about flat commissions changed …

Innovation

Expert: IBM Made the Right Move in Forcing Everyone Into the Office

A marketing executive says IBM's move to limit telecommuting is the right path.<p>Last week, IBM told employees that full-time telecommuting was done and everyone would need to work in one of six offices. I strongly denounced this change as short-sighted. Bruce Hall, President and CMO of Eureka! …

Remote Working

Andy Rubin Unleashed Android on the World. Now Watch Him Do the Same With AI

A couple of years ago, Andy Rubin—the celebrated creator of Android and until recently the head of Google’s mobile Internet efforts—helped his wife, …

Andy Rubin

MIT Professor Ramesh Raskar busts biggest Startup Myths

Ramesh Raskar is an Associate Professor at Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT). He's also the head ofMIT Media Lab's Camera Culture research …

6 Photographers Asked to Shoot Portraits of 1 Man… With a Twist

Canon recently conducted an interesting experiment on the power of perspective in portrait photography. They enlisted the help of 6 photographers and …

Photography

Follow Your Dreams: Be an Entrepreneur

YouTube

The 7 Personal Branding Mistakes That Can Ruin Entrepreneurs

<i>Entrepreneurs are supposed to be the face of their respective companies, but these seven costly mistakes can interfere with that role.</i><p>Every company has a brand -- an image, a reputation, and a persona that defines that company's character and reputation. What most people don't realize is that you …

Branding

Tech Time Warp of the Week: A Look Back at Larry Ellison's Most Outrageous Moments as a CEO

Oracle founder and all-around Silicon Valley legend Larry Ellison is stepping down as CEO of the world's most frighteningly powerful database company …

Silicon Valley

How Did the Nobel Prize Become the Biggest Award on Earth?

The Nobel Prize is a big deal. Want to know how I know? Because the Nobels are constantly invoked to signal the importance of other awards: The …

Literature

6 Exclusive and Illuminating Interviews from Advertising Week | LinkedIn Marketing Solutions Blog

Last week in New York the LinkedIn and Advertising Week teams built a pop-up interview desk to get one-on-one with some of the most brilliant …

Madison Ave. blues: Why up to 70% of ad industry employees want to quit

If you work for a company where everybody seems reasonably happy to come to work in the morning, you probably aren’t in advertising.<p>“Too many people …

Advertising