(A Blackberry Diary) Your ship has just struck the iceberg and you are now wearing the captain’s hat . . . what’s your next move?
While industry pundits will invariably attribute the recent resignations of RIM’s co-leadership tandem of Jim Balsillie and Mike Lazaridis to technical shortcomings and the absence of a progressive leadership vision, there is for the new man at the helm Thorsten Heins, a unwelcoming market scrutiny that the founders never had to face when they built … Read more
I am at once humbled and honored when guests routinely tell me that they appreciate the thorough and thoughtful research I put into every show that we air on the Blog Talk Radio Network. To me comments such as these, as well as those from listeners who indicate that we had provided them with new … Read more
But here’s the thing, besides the fact that Lefkofsky as the Times article pointed out, has a checkered entrepreneurial past involving what appears to be slight of hand dealings coupled with the apparent blind eye of the firms involved with the underwriting process, it is becoming abundantly clear that Groupon is about as golden as Bre-X. … Read more
Celebrity CEO Series: The “been there, done that” tradition of Case (and Levin) continues with AOL today!
CNBC had former AOL CEO Steve Case as guest host this morning for several hours. As his guest, Case invited his former co-CEO, TimeWarner’sGerald Levin, to appear and discuss the merger which is now generally regarded as the worst of that decade, or the past ten years, if it’s not a formally-demarcated decade. from The Reasoned Sceptic … Read more
As I am presently going through the process of cleaning up the boxes upon bankers boxes of business records and materials I have collected over the years, I am routinely uncovering hidden treasures. From the original steakhouse napkin where the terms of my multimillion dollar deal to sell my brainchild and passion revealed the furious … Read more
During the past two years the state of Texas has become increasingly threatened by the spread of Mexican cartel organized crime. The threat reflects a change in the strategic intent of the cartels to move their operations into the United States. In effect, the cartels seek to create a “sanitary zone” inside the Texas border … Read more
The New 2011 Fall Schedule for the PI Window on Blog Talk Radio has been finalized, and I would like to invite you to tune into a great line-up of regularly scheduled shows including our new Buckingham This Week! and Off The Cuff: An Intimate Conversation With . . . segments. Throughout the year we … Read more