David Evans and Dick Schmalensee on “The New Economics of Multisided Platforms”: An interview by Bob Morris

David Evans and Dick Schmalensee are among the early pioneers in the research of “multi-sided markets” and the economic principles that inform the unique design of business models, pricing and incentive structures, and product design for these platform-based businesses. David is an economist, business adviser, and entrepreneur. He cofounded, and helps lead, two consulting organizations:… Read More David Evans and Dick Schmalensee on “The New Economics of Multisided Platforms”: An interview by Bob Morris

Karin Hurt and David Dye on “Winning Well”: Part 1 of an interview by Bob Morris

As a keynote speaker, leadership consultant, and MBA professor, Karin Hurt helps leaders improve business results by building deeper trust and connection. A former Verizon Wireless executive, she has over two decades of experience in sales, marketing, customer service, and human resources. A few highlights from her time at Verizon include: o Developing a sales… Read More Karin Hurt and David Dye on “Winning Well”: Part 1 of an interview by Bob Morris

Bill Capodagli on “The Disney Way”: An interview by Bob Morris

Bill Capodagli (pronounced Cap o die) co-authored one of Fortune magazine’s “Best Business Books of 1999,”The Disney Way: Harnessing the Management Secrets of Disney in Your Company. Prior to co-founding Capodagli Jackson Consulting in 1993, Bill held managerial positions at the consulting firms of AT Kearney and Ernst & Whinney (now Ernst and Young). From… Read More Bill Capodagli on “The Disney Way”: An interview by Bob Morris

Bill Capodagli: Part 1 of an interview by Bob Morris

Bill Capodagli (pronounced Cap o die) co-authored one of Fortune magazine’s “Best Business Books of 1999,” The Disney Way: Harnessing the Management Secrets of Disney in Your Company. Prior to co-founding Capodagli Jackson Consulting in 1993, Bill held managerial positions at the consulting firms of AT Kearney and Ernst & Whinney (now Ernst and Young).… Read More Bill Capodagli: Part 1 of an interview by Bob Morris

Scott C. Whitaker on completing successful cross-border mergers and acquisitions: An interview by Bob Morris

Scott Whitaker is a Partner with Global PMI Partners and has been involved in dozens of mergers and acquisitions totaling nearly $100 billion in value. Industry experience includes healthcare, financial services, telecommunications, gaming, hospitality, chemicals, oil & gas, industrial manufacturing, retail and consumer durables. Scott has worked internationally in Canada, China, Europe, and Africa on… Read More Scott C. Whitaker on completing successful cross-border mergers and acquisitions: An interview by Bob Morris

Martin Lindstrom on “Small Data”: An interview by Bob Morris

At the age of 11 Martin Lindstrom opened the doors to his own Legoland, optimistically anticipating hoards of visitors from near and far. Not a single person showed up. Aware that something more than mere brilliant design was needed to attract visitors, young Martin suddenly had a flash of inspiration: he would advertise! He promptly… Read More Martin Lindstrom on “Small Data”: An interview by Bob Morris

Ellen Auster and Lisa Hillenbrand on “Stragility”: An interview by Bob Morris

Ellen R. Auster is Professor of Strategic Management at the Schulich School of Business, York University. Prior to joining Schulich, she was on the faculty at the Graduate School of Business at Columbia University in NYC and Visiting Faculty at the Amos Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth in Hanover, New Hampshire. She earned her… Read More Ellen Auster and Lisa Hillenbrand on “Stragility”: An interview by Bob Morris

George Couros on the Innovator’s Mindset: Part 2 of an interview by Bob Morris

George Couros is a leading educator in the area of innovative leadership, teaching, and learning. He has worked with all levels of school, from K-12 as a teacher and technology facilitator and as a school and district administrator. He is a sought after speaker on the topic of innovative student learning and engagement and has… Read More George Couros on the Innovator’s Mindset: Part 2 of an interview by Bob Morris