Market disruption is the ultimate objective when a new technology is introduced into a mature marketplace. Stodgy old adherents who occupy that marketplace don’t like disruption though, because it usually means they are on the losing end of the equation. Such is the circumstance in Europe for the shooting star known as Uber. Uber is […]

Below is a re-post from David Kalson’s blog, introducethenew.com. In the movie “Lincoln,” President Lincoln is portrayed as a leader who understood that the historic moment to eradicate slavery was upon him and on his generation. The opportunity, he believed, was now or never. Lincoln also understood that his followers had to lead as well, so […]

Below is a re-post from ProActive Communications’ President Mark Serrano’s blog, PowerTrip. In the wake of the 2012 elections, many industries are sifting through the results to determine how to update their plans to impact public policy development in the upcoming Congress and state legislative sessions. In an industry meeting last week designed to address this […]

(Below is a re-post from ProActive Communications’ President Mark Serrano from his blog, PowerTrip) If you consider that most CEO’s are aged between their 50’s and early 60’s, then you can assume that most of them have very modest technical skills and virtually no social media skills. This can be a real challenge for digital media […]

With Kindles, iPads, iPods, and a hundred different kinds of smartphones, it has become more and more difficult to distance yourself from your e-mail, voicemail, and social media.  And, with the world of 4G upon us, we will certainly continue this lifestyle.  While I love having the world at my fingertips thanks to my smartphone, […]