History repeats itself. History can also teach you how ideas beget ideas, how inventions build on top of other inventions. Connections by James Burke is a must read for all inventors, entrepreneurs and investors. This book shows how inventions are linked -- indirect inventions or ideas…Continue
Added by entrepreneurdex team on March 28, 2011 at 12:00pm — No Comments
I know, because I've seen dozens of business plans end up in the bottom drawer, on the top shelf. Anywhere, but in plain view and easy access.
Why? Because writing a business plan is not a difficult task provided you know something about how business works. What, then, is difficult? Writing a business plan that you can actually implement and have a reasonable chance at its success.
Over a dozen years ago I won a consulting assignment with a…Continue
If you want to own the bible of speed for developing products, services or starting companies, Developing Products in Half the Time: New Rules, New Tools by Preston G. Smith and Donald G. Reinertsen is the book. It doesn’t matter what industry, what product or service, this…Continue
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I don’t loan my books to anyone anymore. I made the mistake of loaning Bionomics: Economy As Ecosystem to a friend of mine once. He never returned it. I don’t blame him but I’m still pissed about it because Bionomics is one…Continue
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by mark tinnion, marketing director of onebestway design agency, newcastle uk.
Branding, ‘Real Branding’ is a discipline based entirely in the concept of creating more profit. If anyone ever talks to you about branding and doesn’t mention that word then chances are they know very…Continue
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Are you thinking lean? Did you make your resolution to lose weight, be fitter and healthier this year? But what about your own business? How healthy and lean is it? There is a solution to getting your business lean: Lean Thinking by James P. Womack and Daniel T. Jones.…
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