Mike Bartoletti

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The Hidden Indicators of a Failing Project

Daniel Kahneman, in his book <i>Thinking Fast and Slow</i>, recounts a bit of a planning pickle he and his Israeli Ministry of Education colleagues encountered when estimating how long it would take to complete a high school textbook on judgment and decision making.<p>When the group estimated how long it …

Relegation Zone Blog

Aug 4, 2014<p><i>This year, the Premier League welcomes Leicester City, Burnley and Queens Park Rangers back into its profitable embrace. But how will they</i> …

Florida

Tesla may have just made its first sale in China—for $410,000

According to local Chinese media, a man from the eastern Chinese province of Zhejiang has bought a Tesla Model S sedan that cost him as much as 2.5 million renminbi (link in Chinese)—or $410,000. While that figure hasn’t been confirmed—Tesla hasn’t responded to queries about the sale and alleged …

Tesla

New LinkedIn apps target army of mobile users

LinkedIn is adopting a new multiple mobile app strategy to meet the changing demands of a membership that's relying more on smartphones and tablets for work, the company said Wednesday.<p>Instead of just one main mobile app, LinkedIn is highlighting several new or redesigned apps and features, …

Apps

AT&T's U-Verse subscribers top ten million as it adds another million wireless users

We've been seeing AT&T paying a good deal of attention to its U-Verse service as of late, and it looks like those efforts are paying off for the company. In its third quarter earnings announced today, AT&T confirmed that the service has now topped ten million subscribers (up from 9.4 million in the …

Microsoft fires back at Apple: iWork is ‘watered down,’ and the iPad isn’t a ‘work’ machine

Apple’s full-frontal assault on Microsoft yesterday didn’t go unnoticed by the folks in Redmond.<p>During its iPad event yesterday, Apple went out of its way to not only attack devices like the Surface but also go after the company’s approach to operating system upgrades and productivity …

Make the Most of a Polarizing Brand

As conversation starters go, “What do you think of Miracle Whip?” probably seems unlikely—you wouldn’t think many people have strong opinions about the slightly-sweeter-than-mayonnaise sandwich spread. But when marketers at Kraft began researching shoppers’ attitudes toward the dressing, they found …

Three Things that Actually Motivate Employees

The most motivated and productive people I’ve seen recently work in an older company on the American East Coast deploying innovative technology products to transform a traditional industry. To a person, they look astonished when I ask whether their dedication comes from anticipation of the money …

It's Official

It’s Official: The Unofficial Apple Weblog (TUAW) Now on Flipboard<p>Inside Flipboard / October 22, 2013<p>Victor Agreda Jr. remembers his first Apple …