Seeing Acquisitions As Power Transfers

Seeing Acquisitions As Power Transfers

When an animal eats a vegetable it transfers the latter’s power to itself though they occupy different categories. That’s what good acquisitions do. It’s what conventional mergers don’t. Published in The Huffington Post, June 23, 2015 by Daryl Twitchell, Kevin…

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Little Brother’s Big Moment

Little Brother’s Big Moment

Most of us are now accustomed to an idea of ourselves as collections of digital data that are tracked, packaged and turned into money by someone else. We are beginning to view our private behaviors and transactions as goods we…

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The Daily Innovator: Making Your Own Luck

The Daily Innovator: Making Your Own Luck

Remember CorningWare? It was a revolutionary product discovered by accident. Here’s the story of the scientist who turned a mistake into a transformational innovation. Published in The Huffington Post, November 18, 2014 by Kevin McDermott, Amy Radin, Daryl Twitchell S.…

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The Daily Innovator: Ready for Your Next Act?

The Daily Innovator: Ready for Your Next Act?

How does an innovator keep a robust idea pipeline? Here are some concrete ways of doing it. Published in The Huffington Post, October 16, 2014 by Kevin McDermott, Amy Radin, Daryl Twitchell One day last month The Huffington Post announced that…

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The Daily Innovator: Born or Built?

The Daily Innovator: Born or Built?

What sort of person is it who can shape new ideas and bring them to life as businesses? Put another way, is an innovator’s temperament born or is it built?  We say it’s built. Published in The Huffington Post, July 11,…

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