Jesse McGough

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Advertising: real-life Mad Man backs the Big Idea

There has been much talk at the Cannes Lions advertising festival about the importance of data and analytics, that sort of thing. But it took <b>George Lois</b>, the art director best known for his Esquire cover designs (who is coincidentally the same age as Don Draper would have been) to remind people …

Be Fearless: How Big Ideas, Experimentation, And Failing Forward Can Change The World (LIVESTREAM)

<b>TIME: 2:00p-3:00p EST</b><p>The Case Foundation’s Be Fearless campaign inspires a more fearless approach to creating lasting change. On Thursday, June 27, from 2:00pm to 3:00pm EST, MSNBC’s Andrea Mitchell speaks with the foundation's founders Steve and Jean Case on risk-taking, bold solutions, “failing …

In Haiti Small Projects Are a Big Hit [Opinion]

These days there seems to be a huge importance placed on "big ideas" and "mega projects" but I was reminded on a recent trip to Haiti that bigger is …

Big Idea: The Time for Divided Nations Is Over

The internet has broken down borders and connected the world, so why do nations still deal with each other through outdated institutions? Oxford …

Hyperloop: Why can't we believe in the big ideas?

When most of the tech industry seems obsessed with finding each other at restaurants and ranking their own influence, it's exciting to hear about tech that could change the world. So why are we all so skeptical about it?<p>I heart the Hyperloop. When I heard that Elon Musk planned to hold a press call …

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Why No One Cares About Your Ideas--And How To Change That

Think only a born salesperson can hold a room? Good news: Charisma can’t be taught, but effective presentation skills can—and we <i>all</i> need them.<p>Say you had an idea for a great new business, if only you could deliver a crackling pitch in eight minutes or less. That’s the challenge entrepreneurs face …