Business Book Summaries: Technology http://www.bizsum.com/ Thu, 14 Dec 2017 06:00:22 -0500 Thu, 21 Dec 2017 09:53:34 -0500 The Revenge of Analog http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/revenge-analog <div>Author: Sax, David</div> <div>Publisher: Hachette Book Group</div> <div>Published Date: 2016</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>While digital technology can provide faster, cheaper, and more efficient alternatives than its analog counterparts, many people find that technology is actually pulling them away from the tactile, people-centric...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology Sense & Respond http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/sense-respond <div>Author: Gothelf, Jeff | Seiden, Josh</div> <div>Publisher: Harvard Business School Publishing Corporation</div> <div>Published Date: 2017</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>Digital technology is disrupting every aspect of traditional organizations. In <strong>Sense & Respond</strong>, Jeff Gothelf and Josh Seiden aim to help businesses succeed in the midst of the technological...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology The Business Blockchain http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/business-blockchain <div>Author: Mougayar, William</div> <div>Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, Inc.</div> <div>Published Date: 2016</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>Most people have heard of cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin and Ethereum, and many may even recognize the blockchain technology they rely on. However, the blockchain’s application in cryptocurrencies represents only a...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology Winning with Data http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/winning-data <div>Author: Tunguz, Tomasz | Bien, Frank</div> <div>Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, Inc.</div> <div>Published Date: 2016</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>The not-so-secret weapon in the fight to succeed in business today is data. In <strong>Winning with Data</strong>, Tomasz Tunguz and Frank Bien explain how businesses are disrupting industries and changing the way they...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology Disruption Denial http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/disruption-denial <div>Author: Guillebaud, David</div> <div>Publisher: LID Publishing</div> <div>Published Date: 2016</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>In <strong>Disruption Denial</strong>, David Guillebaud explains how digital start-ups are creating a new, Internet-driven sharing economy that is pushing traditional businesses to the sidelines. Using valuable...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology Be the Business http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/be-business <div>Author: Heller, Martha</div> <div>Publisher: Taylor & Francis Group</div> <div>Published Date: 2016</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>In <strong>Be the Business</strong>, Martha Heller demonstrates how the steady evolution of technology has resulted in IT becoming the heart of every business. No longer existing as merely a support function, IT now...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology The Distracted Mind http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/distracted-mind <div>Author: Gazzaley, Adam | Rosen, Larry D.</div> <div>Publisher: MIT Press</div> <div>Published Date: 2016</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>In <strong>The Distracted Mind</strong>, cognitive neuroscientist Adam Gazzaley and psychologist Larry D. Rosen provide scientific evidence for the disruptive impact of distracting technology on people’s daily lives....</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology Ctrl Alt Delete http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/ctrl-alt-delete <div>Author: Joel, Mitch</div> <div>Publisher: Hachette Book Group</div> <div>Published Date: 2013</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>In <strong>Ctrl Alt Delete</strong>, Mitch Joel examines how technology has changed the business landscape. To remain relevant and competitive, brands, businesses, and individuals need to “reboot,” changing both...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology Social Media Risk and Governance http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/social-media-risk-and-governance <div>Author: Mennie, Phil</div> <div>Publisher: Kogan Page Limited</div> <div>Published Date: 2015</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>Social media’s exponential growth and steady evolution have resulted in increasing both opportunities and risks for companies that use it as a tool. Its reach and relevance within companies now extends far beyond...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology Everydata http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/everydata <div>Author: Johnson, PhD, John H. | Gluck, Mike</div> <div>Publisher: Bibliomotion, Inc.</div> <div>Published Date: 2016</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>The increasing influx of data in an average person’s life may at times seem overwhelming. It is not uncommon, when presented, for some of this data to be misrepresented, misinterpreted, and misused. In <strong>...</strong></p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology World of Workcraft http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/world-workcraft <div>Author: Roberts, Dale</div> <div>Publisher: Taylor & Francis</div> <div>Published Date: 2015</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>In <strong>World of Workcraft</strong>, Dale Roberts explores the components of video games that motivate and generate a sense of engagement from their players. The most successful video games are designed with an...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology The Network Imperative http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/network-imperative <div>Author: Libert, Barry | Beck, Megan | Wind, Jerry</div> <div>Publisher: Harvard Business School Publishing Corporation</div> <div>Published Date: 2016</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>Digital transformation is impacting every industry, and the performance gap between the early and late adopters of digital platforms and networks is widening. Considering this accelerating reality, organizations need...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology Make It New http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/make-it-new <div>Author: Katz, Barry M.</div> <div>Publisher: MIT Press</div> <div>Published Date: 2015</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>In the early years, designers took a back seat to engineering at Silicon Valley, but as the great technology companies grew, the scope and importance of design strategy grew with it. In fact, whole new fields of design...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology Vaporized http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/vaporized <div>Author: Tercek, Robert</div> <div>Publisher: LifeTree Media Ltd</div> <div>Published Date: 2015</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>Thanks to technology, it is possible to liberate information from physical objects and rigid institutions. This is leading the world away from mass market economies to flexible, participatory, and inclusive digital...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology Vaporized http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/vaporized-0 <div>Author: Tercek, Robert</div> <div>Publisher: LifeTree Media Ltd</div> <div>Published Date: 2015</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>Thanks to technology, it is possible to liberate information from physical objects and rigid institutions. This is leading the world away from mass market economies to flexible, participatory, and inclusive digital...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology Privacy on the Ground http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/privacy-ground <div>Author: Bamberger, Kenneth A. | Mulligan, Deirdre K.</div> <div>Publisher: MIT Press</div> <div>Published Date: 2015</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>Data breaches and debates regarding privacy, data collection, and security regularly make headlines. Even as people express concern over the government’s methods of data collection, they call on it to more forcefully...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology DotCom Secrets http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/dotcom-secrets <div>Author: Brunson, Russell</div> <div>Publisher: DotCom Secrets summary</div> <div>Published Date: 2015</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/entrepreneurship">Entrepreneurship</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p class="body-paragraph">In today's online world, old-fashioned direct sales strategies have been modified to help people make millions of dollars online. In&nbsp;<strong>DotCom Secrets</strong>, Russell Brunson shows...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology Smarter Than You Think http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/smarter-you-think <div>Author: Thompson, Clive</div> <div>Publisher: Penguin Books</div> <div>Published Date: 2013</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p class="body-paragraph">In&nbsp;<strong>Smarter Than You Think</strong>, tech journalist Clive Thompson argues that digital technology is dramatically changing the ways people think and act. While he is not the first...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology Swiped http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/swiped <div>Author: Levin, Adam</div> <div>Publisher: PublicAffairs</div> <div>Published Date: 2015</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p class="body-paragraph">In&nbsp;<strong>Swiped</strong>, Adam Levin warns that while identity theft may not be completely preventable, people can mitigate the dangers through the&nbsp;<em>Three M Strategy</em>:...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology Digital to the Core http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/digital-core <div>Author: Raskino, Mark | Waller, Graham</div> <div>Publisher: Bibliomotion, Inc.</div> <div>Published Date: 2015</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/leadership">Leadership</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p class="body-paragraph">Digital technology is upending entire industries within a very short time, and there is considerably more change to come. In&nbsp;<strong>Digital to the Core</strong>, Mark Raskino and Graham...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology Leading Digital Strategy http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/leading-digital-strategy <div>Author: Bones, Christopher | Hammersley, James</div> <div>Publisher: Kogan Page Limited</div> <div>Published Date: 2015</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/marketing">Marketing</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p class="body-paragraph">Digital technology has changed the playing field when it comes to the marketing of goods and services. It can open up a powerful new channel for making money, but doing so usually requires...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology The Big Switch http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/big-switch <div>Author: Carr, Nicholas</div> <div>Publisher: W.W. Norton & Company</div> <div>Published Date: 2008</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/business-biographies">Business Biographies</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>In <strong>The Big Switch</strong>, Nicholas Carr draws a parallel between the development of electricity as a utility at the turn of the 20th century and the development of the Internet at the turn of the 21st century...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology Online Gravity http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/online-gravity <div>Author: McCarthy, Paul X.</div> <div>Publisher: Simon & Schuster, Inc.</div> <div>Published Date: 2015</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>An invisible force is driving today’s economy: online gravity, the ability certain companies have to acquire overwhelming market share and disproportionate rewards through the power of the Internet. In <strong>Online...</strong></p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology The Wolf in CIO’s Clothing http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/wolf-cios-clothing <div>Author: Nunno, Tina</div> <div>Publisher: Bibliomotion, Inc.</div> <div>Published Date: 2015</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/leadership">Leadership</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>As Tina Nunno explains in <strong>The Wolf in CIO’s Clothing</strong>, many CIOs turn to technology to creatively and strategically achieve a competitive advantage, and they want IT leaders who will lead aggressively...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology The End of Absence http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/end-absence <div>Author: Harris, Michael</div> <div>Publisher: The Penguin Group</div> <div>Published Date: 2014</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/relationships">Relationships</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p class="body-paragraph">In an always-on, constantly connected digital environment, the appreciation of solitude is becoming a dying art. Yet some of life's richest rewards result from periods of solitude -- or what...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology Future Smart http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/future-smart <div>Author: Canton, James</div> <div>Publisher: Da Capo Press</div> <div>Published Date: 2015</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p class="body-paragraph">In&nbsp;<strong>Future Smart</strong>, author and futurist James Canton provides readers with an in-depth understanding of the technological, social, and environmental trends that are shaping the...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology Enchanted Objects http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/enchanted-objects <div>Author: Rose, David</div> <div>Publisher: Scribner</div> <div>Published Date: 2014</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p class="body-paragraph">In&nbsp;<strong>Enchanted Objects</strong><em>,</em>&nbsp;David Rose examines how human-machine interactions impact all areas of life. He explores possible future technological advances, some of...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology Screw the Valley http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/screw-valley <div>Author: Sprinkle, Timothy</div> <div>Publisher: BenBella Books, Inc.</div> <div>Published Date: 2015</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/entrepreneurship">Entrepreneurship</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p><strong>Screw the Valley</strong> is Timothy Sprinkle’s take on the tech startup boom in places outside of the California Bay area. He encourages entrepreneurs to look at other regions of the country when locating...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology Understanding Social Media http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/understanding-social-media <div>Author: Ryan, Damian</div> <div>Publisher: Kogan Page</div> <div>Published Date: 2015</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/marketing">Marketing</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>In <strong>Understanding Social Media</strong>, Damian Ryan states that to use social media successfully, a business must identify key objectives, target markets, and engage with individual consumers in an authentic,...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology Rise of the Robots http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/rise-robots <div>Author: Ford, Martin</div> <div>Publisher: Basic Books</div> <div>Published Date: 2015</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/economics-finance">Economics & Finance</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>In <strong>Rise of the Robots</strong>, author Martin Ford taps into his years of experience in software development to discuss the dangerous impact robotics may soon have on the economy. According to Ford,...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology The CIO Paradox http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/cio-paradox <div>Author: Heller, Martha</div> <div>Publisher: Bibliomotion, Inc.</div> <div>Published Date: 2013</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>In <strong>The CIO Paradox</strong>, Martha Heller draws on her lengthy experience as a journalist, writer, blogger, and executive recruiter in the information technology (IT) industry to identify the persistent...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology Search http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/search-0 <div>Author: Weitz, Stefan</div> <div>Publisher: Bibliomotion, Inc.</div> <div>Published Date: 2014</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>In <strong>Search</strong>, Stefan Weitz discusses what search means for the future as it evolves beyond the traditional retrieval of information online. He examines the hinge, or the link between the best...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology Disrupting Digital Business http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/disrupting-digital-business <div>Author: Wang, R “Ray”</div> <div>Publisher: Harvard Business School Publishing Corporation</div> <div>Published Date: 2015</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/business-strategy">Business Strategy</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>Digital disruption has been shaking up the business world since the Internet first provided a way for online companies to compete with brick-and-mortar ones. The disruption is only going to get more intense, causing...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology When Digital Becomes Human http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/when-digital-becomes-human <div>Author: Van Belleghem, Steven</div> <div>Publisher: Kogan Page Limited</div> <div>Published Date: 2015</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/customer-focus">Customer Focus</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p class="body-paragraph">As technologies evolve, customer relationships will become increasingly digital in nature. To succeed in the market, companies will have to make the transition to digital customer service....</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology Leading Digital http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/leading-digital <div>Author: Westerman, George | Bonnet, Didier | McAfee, Andrew</div> <div>Publisher: Harvard Business School Publishing Corporation</div> <div>Published Date: 2014</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/business-strategy">Business Strategy</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p class="body-paragraph"><em>Digital Masters&nbsp;</em>are the organizations that use digital technologies to work differently. They employ strong digital and leadership capabilities to get closer to their customers,...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology Virtual Freedom http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/virtual-freedom <div>Author: Ducker, Chris</div> <div>Publisher: BenBella Books, Inc.</div> <div>Published Date: 2014</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/management">Management</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p class="body-paragraph">When running small or one-person companies, entrepreneurs often think they have to do all the work themselves. The energy they expend doing mundane tasks limits the time they have to grow their...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology What Stays in Vegas http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/what-stays-vegas <div>Author: Tanner, Adam</div> <div>Publisher: PublicAffairs</div> <div>Published Date: 2014</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>The incessant gathering, analyzing, and processing of personal information the digital era has enabled is both creating new and lucrative business opportunities and posing some serious privacy concerns. In <strong>What...</strong></p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology The Intel Trinity http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/intel-trinity <div>Author: Malone, Michael S.</div> <div>Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers</div> <div>Published Date: 2014</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/business-biographies">Business Biographies</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>In <strong>The Intel Trinity</strong>, Michael S. Malone tells the story of the three men who built Intel Corporation into the most innovative company the world has ever seen. He explains how Robert Noyce, Gordon Moore...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology Crossing the Chasm http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/crossing-chasm <div>Author: Moore, Geoffrey A.</div> <div>Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers</div> <div>Published Date: 2014</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/marketing">Marketing</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>Too often, new high-tech products with great buzz and promising initial sales crash and burn before ever making it to the mainstream market. In <strong>Crossing the Chasm</strong>, Geoffrey A. Moore argues that in...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology Humanizing Big Data http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/humanizing-big-data <div>Author: Strong, Colin</div> <div>Publisher: Kogan Page Limited</div> <div>Published Date: 2015</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p class="body-paragraph">The use of data has long played an important role in running a business. In today's world, however, the amount and complexity of data can be overwhelming. Marketers have access to more...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology Mastering Mobile Learning http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/mastering-mobile-learning <div>Author: Udell, Chad | Woodill, Gary</div> <div>Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, Inc.</div> <div>Published Date: 2015</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/leadership-development">Leadership Development</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>In this increasingly mobile society, technology is rapidly untethering employees from physical locations and transforming the way business is conducted. It makes sense, then, that the mobile revolution would make a...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology The New IT http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/new-it <div>Author: Dyché, Jill</div> <div>Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education</div> <div>Published Date: 2015</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>In <strong>The New IT</strong>, Jill Dyché helps IT leaders understand how aligning their departments with corporate strategy can help their companies become more competitive by driving innovation. Dyché shows IT...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology Data-Ism http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/data-ism <div>Author: Lohr, Steve</div> <div>Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers</div> <div>Published Date: 2015</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p><strong>Data-Ism</strong> explores the world of big data, the digital asset that is fueling the modern information economy. A comprehensive guide, <strong>Data-Ism</strong> provides readers with the history of big data...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology Marketing High Technology http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/marketing-high-technology <div>Author: Davidow, William H.</div> <div>Publisher: Free Press</div> <div>Published Date: 1986</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/marketing">Marketing</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>The 1980s marketplace for microprocessors and computers might better be described as a battlefield. Companies rose and fell rapidly, attacked by both larger rivals and smaller upstarts. Commodification made it hard to...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology Actionable Intelligence http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/actionable-intelligence <div>Author: Carter, Keith B. | Farmer, Donald | Siegel, Clifford</div> <div>Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, Inc.</div> <div>Published Date: 2014</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/leadership">Leadership</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>Leaders yearn for valuable information to help them assess risks and analyze opportunities quickly and efficiently. Businesses are fed large amounts of information for their operations, but they typically lack a...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology Management Strategies for the Cloud Revolution http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/cloud-revolution <div>Author: Babcock, Charles</div> <div>Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education</div> <div>Published Date: 2010</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>Depending on who is talking, the cloud can be anything from a revolutionary technology that will forever transform the digital world to nothing more than a big batch of servers end users connect with over the Internet—...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology Transform http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/transform <div>Author: Morace, Christopher | Gaviser Leslie, Sara</div> <div>Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education</div> <div>Published Date: 2014</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/communication">Communication</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>Innovation in technology is advancing at a pace that has never been seen before. The business world must keep up with this pace of innovation in order to remain competitive. Start-ups may actually have the advantage...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology The Future of Work http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/future-work <div>Author: Morgan, Jacob</div> <div>Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, Inc.</div> <div>Published Date: 2014</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/business-strategy">Business Strategy</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>In <strong>The Future of Work</strong>, Jacob Morgan explores how to build an organization that will survive the profound changes coming in the nature of the workplace. Morgan outlines the trends from globalization to...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology The Digital Innovation Playbook http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/digital-innovation-playbook <div>Author: Webb, Nicholas</div> <div>Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, Inc.</div> <div>Published Date: 2011</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/innovation">Innovation</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>Despite the digital landscape of today, very few companies are able to successfully use social and digital media. In <strong>The Digital Innovation Playbook</strong>, seasoned innovator Nicholas J. Webb describes how...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology Digital Wars, Second Edition http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/digital-wars-second-edition <div>Author: Arthur, Charles</div> <div>Publisher: Kogan Page Limited</div> <div>Published Date: 2014</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/business-biographies">Business Biographies</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>In 1998, the digital space came to be shared by three distinct companies: Apple, Google, and Microsoft. In <strong>Digital Wars</strong>, technology and science journalist Charles Arthur explores the progression that...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology Jab, Jab, Jab, Right Hook http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/jab-jab-jab-right-hook <div>Author: Vaynerchuk, Gary</div> <div>Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers</div> <div>Published Date: 2013</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/marketing">Marketing</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>As Gary Vaynerchuk explains in <strong>Jab, Jab, Jab, Right Hook</strong>, social media has permanently altered the way brands interact with their customers. People now want to be social wherever they consume their...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology The New Supply Chain Agenda http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/new-supply-chain-agenda <div>Author: Slone, Reuben E. | Dittmann, Paul | Mentzer, John T.</div> <div>Publisher: Harvard Business School Publishing Corporation</div> <div>Published Date: 2010</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/global-business">Global Business</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/productivity">Productivity</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>Improving and maintaining shareholder value keeps companies healthy. The supply chain drives economic profit, which in turn drives shareholder value. In Harvard Business School Publishing title <strong>The New Supply...</strong></p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology Free Ride http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/free-ride <div>Author: Levine, Robert</div> <div>Publisher: Random House, Inc.</div> <div>Published Date: 2011</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>The Internet has enabled creators—musicians, film producers, artists, journalists, authors, and others—to reach a wider audience than ever before. It has also made it harder than ever for them to be compensated for...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology Humanize http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/humanize <div>Author: Notter, Jamie | Grant, Maddie</div> <div>Publisher: Que Publishing</div> <div>Published Date: 2012</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/communication">Communication</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/marketing">Marketing</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p><strong>Humanize </strong>is a guide to restructuring organizations based on the principles of social media. Authors Jamie Notter and Maddie Grant provide recommendations for overcoming hierarchical structures,...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology The Talent Equation http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/talent-equation <div>Author: Ferguson, Matt | Hitt, Lorin | Tambe, Prasanna</div> <div>Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education</div> <div>Published Date: 2014</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/human-resources">Human Resources</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>A massive amount of data is routinely collected and stored by human resources departments, but rarely used to help companies find, train, and retain the right employees. In <strong>The Talent Equation</strong>, the CEO...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology Klout Matters http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/klout-matters <div>Author: Carr, Gina | Brock, Terry</div> <div>Publisher: McGraw-Hill</div> <div>Published Date: 2014</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>Despite the fact that high Klout Scores are an essential business asset, few people actually understand what Klout is and how they can improve their scores. In <strong>Klout Matters</strong>, Gina Carr and Terry Brock...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology Gamify http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/gamify <div>Author: Burke, Brian</div> <div>Publisher: Bibliomotion, Inc.</div> <div>Published Date: 2014</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/business-strategy">Business Strategy</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>In <strong>Gamify</strong>, researcher Brian Burke explores the concept of gamification, or the use of game-style experiences and rewards to engage and motivate employees, customers, and communities to achieve goals...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology Think Bigger http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/think-bigger <div>Author: van Rijmenam, Mark</div> <div>Publisher: AMACOM</div> <div>Published Date: 2014</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>Big Data provides an opportunity for businesses to keep pace with today’s info-centric society. With the proliferation of digital media, sensor-enabled devices, and kilobyte-level databases, consumers themselves use...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology A World Gone Social http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/world-gone-social <div>Author: Coiné, Ted | Babbitt, Mark</div> <div>Publisher: AMACOM</div> <div>Published Date: 2014</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/marketing">Marketing</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>In <strong>A World Gone Social</strong>, Ted Coiné and Mark Babbitt explain the impact that social media is having on the world’s economy. The authors believe the world has entered a new “Social Age.” Coiné and Babbitt...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology 11 Rules for Creating Value in the Social Era http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/11-rules-creating-value-social-era <div>Author: Merchant, Nilofer</div> <div>Publisher: Harvard Business School Publishing Corporation</div> <div>Published Date: 2012</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/relationships">Relationships</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>According to Nilofer Merchant in &nbsp;<strong>11 Rules for Creating Value in the Social Era</strong>, businesses, managers, and individual workers must all rethink some fundamental assumptions about how organizations...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology The E-Factor http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/e-factor <div>Author: Reinders, Adrie | Freijsen, Marion</div> <div>Publisher: BenBella Books, Inc.</div> <div>Published Date: 2012</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/entrepreneurship">Entrepreneurship</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>While entrepreneurs have always faced complex obstacles, today’s digital landscape has introduced an entirely new set of challenges for launching and sustaining successful businesses. In <strong>The E-Factor</strong>,...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology Business Intelligence Applied http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/business-intelligence-applied <div>Author: Gendron, Michael S.</div> <div>Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, Inc.</div> <div>Published Date: 2013</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/business-strategy">Business Strategy</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>All businesses want to create, strengthen, or maintain their competitive advantage, and in today’s world, this involves information technology. Although few would dispute the value of technology, determining which...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology C-Scape http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/c-scape <div>Author: Kramer, Larry</div> <div>Publisher: Harper Collins Publishers</div> <div>Published Date: 2010</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>In a world that is changing faster than ever, every aspect of business is increasingly conducted through media. The birth of new technologies that bring multiple forms of media onto single devices and online platforms...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology It’s Not the Size of the Data: It’s How You Use It http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/it%E2%80%99s-not-size-data-it%E2%80%99s-how-you-use-it <div>Author: Pauwels, Koen</div> <div>Publisher: AMACOM</div> <div>Published Date: 2014</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p><strong>It’s Not the Size of the Data: It’s How You Use It </strong>combines rigorous research, numerous case studies, and step-by-step instructions on how to design and implement a marketing analytics dashboard. Koen...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology Data Crush http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/data-crush <div>Author: Surdak, Christopher</div> <div>Publisher: AMACOM</div> <div>Published Date: 2014</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/customer-focus">Customer Focus</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>Advances in technology combined with the proliferation of data—the information gleaned from consumers’ movements online, through emails, over their phones, and in stores—has opened up many possibilities and...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology Calculating Success http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/calculating-success <div>Author: Hoffmann, Carl | Lesser, Eric | Ringo, Tim</div> <div>Publisher: Harvard Business School Publishing Corporation</div> <div>Published Date: 2012</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/business-strategy">Business Strategy</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>In <strong>Calculating Success</strong>, Carl Hoffmann, Eric Lesser, and Tim Ringo combine their decades of experience in data analytics to explore how companies can make the best use of the data they collected...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology The Social Organization http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/social-organization <div>Author: Bradley, Anthony J. | McDonald, Mark P.</div> <div>Publisher: Harvard Business School Publishing Corporation</div> <div>Published Date: 2011</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/teams">Teams</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>While increasing numbers of organizations are investing in social media technology, few are successfully using it to create value through mass collaboration. In <strong>The Social Organization</strong>, social media...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology The Lean Enterprise http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/lean-enterprise-0 <div>Author: Owens, Trevor | Fernandez, Obie</div> <div>Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, Inc.</div> <div>Published Date: 2014</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/business-strategy">Business Strategy</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>Many large organizations want to be innovative, but innovation can be difficult for them because they are too tied to their legacy brands to embrace disruptive innovations. Staffers with an entrepreneurial bent often...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology The Visual Organization http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/visual-organization <div>Author: Simon, Phil</div> <div>Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, Inc.</div> <div>Published Date: 2014</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>In <strong>The Visual Organization</strong>, Phil Simon asserts that traditional business intelligence tools are inadequate for managing and understanding big data. Major entertainment technology companies have solved...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology Big Data @ Work http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/big-data-work <div>Author: Davenport, Thomas H.</div> <div>Publisher: Harvard Business School Publishing Corporation</div> <div>Published Date: 2014</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>In <strong>Big Data @ Work</strong>, Thomas H. Davenport reports that the challenges and opportunities of big data are very real. Based on research into dozens of companies, Davenport explains why big data matters,...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology The Solution Revolution http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/solution-revolution <div>Author: Eggers, William D. | Macmillan, Paul</div> <div>Publisher: Harvard Business School Publishing Corporation</div> <div>Published Date: 2013</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/social-responsibility">Social Responsibility</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p class="body-paragraph">In the past decade, multi-billion-dollar markets have been forming around the world's toughest problems. Governments, businesses, and ordinary citizens are finding that working together to solve...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology Enterprise Architecture as Strategy http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/enterprise-architecture-strategy <div>Author: Kaplan, Robert S. | Norton, David P.</div> <div>Publisher: Harvard Business School Publishing Corporation</div> <div>Published Date: 2006</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/business-strategy">Business Strategy</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>Through ten years of research on more than 200 companies, Jeanne W. Ross, Peter Weill, and David C. Robertson have found what distinguishes top companies from others. Top companies digitize their businesses as much as...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology Killer Presentations with Your iPad http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/killer-presentations-your-ipad <div>Author: Anthony, Ray | LeVitus, Bob</div> <div>Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education</div> <div>Published Date: 2014</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/communication">Communication</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>The arrival of the iPad and its many apps has opened the doors to new ways of delivering presentations and winning business. In <strong>Killer Presentations with Your iPad</strong>, Ray Anthony and Bob LeVitus...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology The Social Media Side Door http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/social-media-side-door <div>Author: Greenleigh, Ian</div> <div>Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education</div> <div>Published Date: 2014</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/personal-growth">Personal Growth</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>Society is in the midst of a social revolution. New social media platforms connect more people, more frequently, and with greater ease than any previous era. However, with all that noise, it is also increasingly...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology The Face-to-Face Book http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/face-face-book <div>Author: Keller, Ed | Fay, Brad</div> <div>Publisher: Free Press</div> <div>Published Date: 2012</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/marketing">Marketing</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/relationships">Relationships</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>In <strong>The Face-to-Face Book</strong>, Ed Keller and Brad Fay seek to expand the definition of “social marketing” to include websites like Facebook and Twitter along with face-to-face conversations and other forms...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology Converge http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/converge <div>Author: Lord, Bob | Velez, Ray</div> <div>Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, Inc.</div> <div>Published Date: 2013</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/innovation">Innovation</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/marketing">Marketing</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>Marketing and technology can no longer be viewed as two separate functions in an organization. In this rapidly changing world, technology is a big part of everyone’s worlds regardless of their roles. It is necessary to...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology Reshaping Retail http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/reshaping-retail <div>Author: Niemeier, Stefan | Zocchi, Andrea | Catena, Marco</div> <div>Publisher: John Wiley and Sons Ltd.</div> <div>Published Date: 2013</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/business-strategy">Business Strategy</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/customer-focus">Customer Focus</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>As Stefan Niemeier, Andrea Zocchi, and Marco Catena explain in <strong>Reshaping Retail</strong>, digital technology is in the process of radically transforming the retail industry. Technological change has served...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology The Social Employee http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/social-employee <div>Author: Burgess, Cheryl | Burgess, Mark</div> <div>Publisher: The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.</div> <div>Published Date: 2014</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/communication">Communication</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/relationships">Relationships</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>In <strong>The Social Employee</strong>, Cheryl and Mark Burgess argue that business today is increasingly social, and that its primary driver is the “social employee.” Social media has forever changed how humans...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology Instagram Power http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/instagram-power <div>Author: Miles, Jason G.</div> <div>Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education</div> <div>Published Date: 2014</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/customer-focus">Customer Focus</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/relationships">Relationships</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p><strong>Instagram Power</strong> is the latest in Jason G. Miles’s “Power Book” series, which explores various marketing strategies using social media platforms. Instagram is a unique platform because it was designed...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology Social Machines http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/social-machines <div>Author: Semmelhack, Peter</div> <div>Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, Inc.</div> <div>Published Date: 2013</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>According to Peter Semmelhack, by 2020, at least 50 billion products will be sharing information over the Internet. In <strong>Social Machines</strong>, he argues that the traditional business model of creating a...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology Built-In Social http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/built-social <div>Author: Korhan, Jeff</div> <div>Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, Inc.</div> <div>Published Date: 2013</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/relationships">Relationships</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p><strong>Built-In Social</strong> by Jeff Korhan is a guide for small business owners who want to integrate social media into their businesses. It promotes a holistic approach without boundaries between businesses,...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology The Adventures of an IT Leader http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/adventures-it-leader <div>Author: Austin, Robert D. | Nolan, Richard L. | O'Donnell, Shannon.</div> <div>Publisher: Harvard Business School Publishing Corporation</div> <div>Published Date: 2009</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/leadership">Leadership</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p><strong>The Adventures of an IT Leader</strong> by Robert D. Austin, Richard L. Nolan, and Shannon O’Donnell is the fictional story of Jim Barton’s first year as chief information officer (CIO) at financial services...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology Groundswell http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/groundswell <div>Author: Li, Charlene | Bernoff, Josh</div> <div>Publisher: Harvard Business School Publishing Corporation</div> <div>Published Date: 2011</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>In <strong>Groundswell</strong>, Charlene Li and Josh Bernoff navigate the swelling sea of interactive technology, showing how successful companies have harnessed the power of interactive technology to achieve a more...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology Sleeping with Your Smart Phone http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/sleeping-your-smart-phone <div>Author: Perlow, Leslie A.</div> <div>Publisher: Harvard Business School Publishing Corporation</div> <div>Published Date: 2012</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>Professionals in the smart-phone age feel pressure to always be connected. In <strong>Sleeping with Your Smart Phone</strong>, Leslie Perlow shows how instituting a policy of “predictable time off” can alleviate this...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology Pinfluence http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/pinfluence <div>Author: Hayden, Beth</div> <div>Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, Inc.</div> <div>Published Date: 2012</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/marketing">Marketing</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>Social media has become a mainstream marketing tool must for any business that wants to succeed in today’s competitive environment. Pinterest, a social media tool centered on creating and sharing collections of digital...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology The Power in a Link http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/power-link <div>Author: Gowel, David</div> <div>Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, Inc.</div> <div>Published Date: 2012</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/relationships">Relationships</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p><strong>The Power in a Link</strong> by David Gowel describes the benefits of LinkedIn and makes a compelling case for why using it is essential for professionals and businesses. The book includes instructions for...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology Business Models for the Social Mobile Cloud http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/business-models-social-mobile-cloud <div>Author: Shelton, Ted</div> <div>Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, Inc.</div> <div>Published Date: 2013</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>The social mobile cloud—a combination of social technologies, the mobile Internet, and cloud computing—will create incredible new business opportunities, but it will also destroy unprepared companies, transform...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology The New Workforce Challenge http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/new-workforce-challenge <div>Author: Hatum, Andrés</div> <div>Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan</div> <div>Published Date: 2013</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/business-strategy">Business Strategy</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>In <strong>The New Workforce Challenge</strong>, Andrés Hatum aims to help companies meet the challenge of absorbing the technologically savvy millennial generation into the workforce at the very time that...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology Content to Commerce http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/content-commerce <div>Author: Savar, Avi</div> <div>Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, Inc.</div> <div>Published Date: 2013</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/marketing">Marketing</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>Social media sites are proliferating, attracting more users, and playing an increasingly important role in users’ lives; however, some brands are struggling to take full advantage of the opportunities that are...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology The Mobile Marketing Revolution http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/mobile-marketing-revolution <div>Author: Alpert, Jed</div> <div>Publisher: The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.</div> <div>Published Date: 2012</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/marketing">Marketing</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>The Internet and social media have been game-changing in terms of expanding and personalizing a business’s marketing capabilities and enabling organizations to communicate more effectively with a broader audience....</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology Outlaw http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/outlaw <div>Author: Leyshan, Trent</div> <div>Publisher: John Wiley & Sons Australia, Ltd.</div> <div>Published Date: 2013</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/change-management">Change Management</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/leadership">Leadership</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p><strong>Outlaw </strong>by Trent Leyshan is for salespeople who are trying to navigate the ever-changing commercial world with fewer resources and more demands on their time. Changing technology and consumers have led...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology Go Mobile http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/go-mobile <div>Author: Hopkins, Jeanne | Turner, Jamie</div> <div>Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, Inc.</div> <div>Published Date: 2012</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/marketing">Marketing</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>In <strong>Go Mobile</strong>, Jeanne Hopkins and Jamie Turner offer insights into the relatively new world of mobile marketing. While it can seem daunting to learn about apps, 2D codes, and location-based marketing,...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology Rebooting Work http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/rebooting-work <div>Author: Webb, Maynard | Adler, Carlye</div> <div>Publisher: Jossey-Bass</div> <div>Published Date: 2013</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/personal-growth">Personal Growth</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/productivity">Productivity</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>In <strong>Rebooting Work</strong>, Maynard Webb and Carlye Adler point out that today people have the tools and technology to work from anywhere. Location, location, location is a thing of the past. This paradigm...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology The Third Screen http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/third-screen <div>Author: Martin, Chuck</div> <div>Publisher: Nicholas Brealey Publishing</div> <div>Published Date: 2011</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/marketing">Marketing</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>The nature of marketing has evolved dramatically over recent decades. The “first screen” was television, which enabled one–way communication from marketers to consumers. The “second screen” was personal computers,...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology Connecting Organizational Silos http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/connecting-organizational-silos <div>Author: Leistner, Frank</div> <div>Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, Inc.</div> <div>Published Date: 2012</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/productivity">Productivity</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/relationships">Relationships</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>In <strong>Connecting Organizational Silos</strong>, Frank Leistner presents a full-featured guide for organizations interested in using social media. His argument is simple: as it becomes easier for people to interact...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology Organizations Don’t Tweet, People Do http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/organizations-don%E2%80%99t-tweet-people-do <div>Author: Semple, Euan</div> <div>Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, Ltd.</div> <div>Published Date: 2012</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/communication">Communication</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>In <strong>Organizations Don’t Tweet, People Do</strong>, Euan Semple discusses how social media can actually improve the working lives of those in business and overall business outcomes by giving people a platform to...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology Straight to the Top http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/straight-top <div>Author: Smith, Gregory S.</div> <div>Publisher: John Wiley and Sons, Inc.</div> <div>Published Date: 2013</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>In a world of powerful new technologies, IT leadership is more important than ever before. But it is also rife with challenges, as traditional expectations are upended and new paradigms are created across virtually all...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology Engagement Marketing http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/engagement-marketing <div>Author: Goodman, Gail F.</div> <div>Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, Inc.</div> <div>Published Date: 2012</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/marketing">Marketing</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>In <strong>Engagement Marketing</strong>, Gail Goodman, the CEO of Constant Contact, demonstrates how to effectively use social media to acquire new customers while connecting with existing ones. She offers small...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology Launch http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/launch <div>Author: Stelzner, Michael A.</div> <div>Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, Inc.</div> <div>Published Date: 2011</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/marketing">Marketing</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>The word “content” is thrown around a lot, but not many people know how to create content that is useful, thought provoking, and viral. In <strong>Launch</strong>, Michael Stelzner presents his recipe...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology Pulse http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/pulse <div>Author: Hubbard, Douglas W.</div> <div>Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, Inc.</div> <div>Published Date: 2011</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/customer-focus">Customer Focus</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/marketing">Marketing</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>Companies have a vast, free, and mostly untapped resource of information about trends affecting them and their customers: the Internet. When people search online, blog, tweet, or write online reviews, they leave behind...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology Crowdstorm http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/crowdstorm <div>Author: Abrahamson, Shaun | Ryder, Peter | Unterberg, Bastian</div> <div>Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, Inc.</div> <div>Published Date: 2013</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/innovation">Innovation</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/productivity">Productivity</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>The advent of social media has broken down many barriers to collaboration. Social media and communications technologies allow individuals and organizations to reach far beyond their own resources to solicit, discover,...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology Softwar http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/softwar <div>Author: Symonds, Matthew | Ellison, Larry</div> <div>Publisher: Simon & Schuster Paperbacks</div> <div>Published Date: 2003</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>Larry Ellison, co-founder and chief executive of Oracle, is one of the most recognized software pioneers in the world. In <strong>Softwar</strong>, Matthew Symonds paints a fascinating portrait of an individual with a...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology The Facebook Effect http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/facebook-effect <div>Author: Kirkpatrick, David</div> <div>Publisher: Simon & Schuster Paperbacks</div> <div>Published Date: 2010</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/business-biographies">Business Biographies</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>In <strong>The Facebook Effect</strong>, David Kirkpatrick delves into the life of entrepreneur Mark Zuckerberg and explores how he created a company that has forever changed the way the world uses the Internet....</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology The CIO Playbook http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/cio-playbook <div>Author: Colisto, Nicholas R.</div> <div>Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, Inc.</div> <div>Published Date: 2012</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>Information Technology (IT) leaders are in a position to have a dramatic impact on their organizations. Utilizing technology can drive both innovation and growth for the business. However, there are many complicated...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology The Net Delusion http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/net-delusion <div>Author: Morozov, Evgeny</div> <div>Publisher: PublicAffairs</div> <div>Published Date: 2011</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/social-responsibility">Social Responsibility</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p></p><P>Journalists and politicians alike seem to have pinned their hopes for the spread of democracy on the Internet and social media. In contrast, in <STRONG>The Net Delusion</strong>, Evgeny Morozov points out that...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology Going Social http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/going-social <div>Author: Goldman, Jeremy</div> <div>Publisher: AMACOM</div> <div>Published Date: 2013</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/marketing">Marketing</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p></p><P>In <STRONG>Going Social</strong>, Jeremy Goldman explores the many aspects of social marketing, focusing on the theme that today’s marketing efforts are relationship driven rather than product driven. He offers...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology Content Rules http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/content-rules <div>Author: Handley, Ann | Chapman, C C.</div> <div>Publisher: John Wiley and Sons, Inc.</div> <div>Published Date: 2012</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/marketing">Marketing</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>Today's online platforms give organizations powerful and low-cost ways to connect with their customers and create awareness of their offerings. In fact, as people rely increasingly on web-based information and...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology Digital Leader http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/digital-leader <div>Author: Qualman, Erik</div> <div>Publisher: The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.</div> <div>Published Date: 2012</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/leadership">Leadership</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>In <strong>Digital Leader</strong>, social media expert Erik Qualman urges leaders to put their STAMP (Simple, True, Act, Map and People: the five habits of digital leaders) on the digital world. The book takes...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology Net Profit http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/net-profit <div>Author: Soskin, David</div> <div>Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, Inc.</div> <div>Published Date: 2010</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/entrepreneurship">Entrepreneurship</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>In his book, <strong>Net Profit</strong>, experienced Internet expert David Soskin aims to help budding Internet entrepreneurs and investors through the traps and pitfalls of building an online business. The book...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology The Virtual Executive http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/virtual-executive <div>Author: Benton, Debra A.</div> <div>Publisher: The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.</div> <div>Published Date: 2012</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/leadership">Leadership</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>The business world is expanding globally and escalating digitally, making the days of one-on-one and face-to-face interactions increasingly scarce. Chief executive officers, those who aspire to be CEOs, and any...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology Smart or Lucky? http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/smart-or-lucky <div>Author: Hurwitz, Judith</div> <div>Publisher: Jossey-Bass</div> <div>Published Date: 2011</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/business-strategy">Business Strategy</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>For three decades, Judith Hurwitz has been involved with the technology sector. In Smart or Lucky?, Hurwitz casts her expert eye on the technology sector, and the lessons learned from each fallen company that today’s...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology 10 Steps to Successful Virtual Presentations http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/10-steps-successful-virtual-presentations <div>Author: Turmel, Wayne</div> <div>Publisher: ASTD Press</div> <div>Published Date: 2011</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/communication">Communication</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>The need for virtual presentations is growing. Seventy percent of managers in mid-sized to large companies have at least one team member who works remotely. However, over half of managers have not received any formal...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology Click Millionaires http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/click-millionaires <div>Author: Fox, Scott</div> <div>Publisher: AMACOM</div> <div>Published Date: 2012</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/entrepreneurship">Entrepreneurship</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>In <strong>Click Millionaires</strong>, Scott Fox shows readers that by correctly identifying an online niche market where an audience has unmet needs, an entrepreneur can establish a profitable business with products...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology Mobilize http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/mobilize <div>Author: Sobhany, Rana June</div> <div>Publisher: Vanguard Press</div> <div>Published Date: 2011</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>Mobile application software has become an integrated component of the way many people socialize, run businesses, schedule appointments, and entertain themselves. The term app is now commonly understood to mean any...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology Wild West 2.0 http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/wild-west-20 <div>Author: Fertik, Michael | Thompson, David</div> <div>Publisher: American Management Association</div> <div>Published Date: 2010</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/relationships">Relationships</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>Almost everyone today uses the Internet for conducting business, gathering information, and making social connections. Still, the Internet is a dangerous place. Reputations can be damaged by scandal, businesses can...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology Virtual Teamwork http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/virtual-teamwork <div>Author: Ubell , Robert (editor)</div> <div>Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, Inc.</div> <div>Published Date: 2010</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/teams">Teams</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>Over the past 20 years, Internet-based online learning has grown from a rudimentary tool to a routine part of business operations. Today, virtual teams give businesspeople across the globe uninterrupted access to...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology Business in the Cloud http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/business-cloud <div>Author: Hugos, Michael | Hulitzky, Derek</div> <div>Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, Inc.</div> <div>Published Date: 2011</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>Technology is rapidly evolving, and the costs for keeping up are soaring. Opportunities in the market exist for companies capable of ramping-up or scaling-down operations quickly. In <strong>Business in the Cloud...</strong></p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology Performance Dashboards http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/performance-dashboards <div>Author: Eckerson, Wayne W.</div> <div>Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, Inc.</div> <div>Published Date: 2011</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/productivity">Productivity</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>In <strong>Performance Dashboards</strong>, author Wayne Eckerson demonstrates how organizations can implement performance dashboards to keep employees focused on what is relevant about their organizations and help...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology The Dragonfly Effect http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/dragonfly-effect <div>Author: Aaker, Jennifer | Smith, Andy | Adler, Carlye</div> <div>Publisher: Jossey-Bass</div> <div>Published Date: 2010</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/marketing">Marketing</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>When all four of its wings work together, the dragonfly has incredible strength and agility. In <strong>The Dragonfly Effect</strong>, Jennifer Aaker and Andy Smith explain how to effectively mimic the four wings of...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology Power Hungry http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/power-hungry <div>Author: Bryce, Robert</div> <div>Publisher: PublicAffairs</div> <div>Published Date: 2010</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/social-responsibility">Social Responsibility</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>Americans have been led to believe that to decrease their dependency on fossil fuels and stave off climate change, they must transition to green energy: wind, solar, and biofuels. In his book <strong>Power Hungry...</strong></p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology Share This! http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/share <div>Author: Zandt, Deanna</div> <div>Publisher: Berrett-Koehler Publishers</div> <div>Published Date: 2010</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/marketing">Marketing</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>In <strong>Share This!</strong>, Deanna Zandt discusses how social networks allow individuals to share their stories with a large number of people at a time by observing what others are posting over time. When...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology 30 Days to Social Media Success http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/30-days-social-media-success <div>Author: Martin, Gail Z.</div> <div>Publisher: Career Press</div> <div>Published Date: 2010</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>In <strong>30 Days to Social Media Success</strong>, Gail Martin reveals how small businesses and solo professionals can take social media from being an overwhelming tool with great potential to a tangible means of...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology Energize Your Training http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/energize-your-training <div>Author: Lucas, Robert W.</div> <div>Publisher: ASTD Press</div> <div>Published Date: 2010</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/leadership-development">Leadership Development</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>Many factors affect the workplace today, ranging from globalization to new technologies and the next generation of young workers. All of these factors and more are changing the rules of training. As a result, trainers...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology Six Pixels of Separation http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/six-pixels-separation <div>Author: Joel, Mitch</div> <div>Publisher: Business Plus</div> <div>Published Date: 2009</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/customer-focus">Customer Focus</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/marketing">Marketing</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>The term “six degrees of separation” suggests that everyone is connected through six or less friends or acquaintances. In <strong>Six Pixels of Separation</strong>, however, Mitch Joel suggests that this paradigm is no...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology Generation Blend http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/generation-blend <div>Author: Salkowitz, Rob</div> <div>Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, Inc.</div> <div>Published Date: 2008</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/diversity">Diversity</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>In the years ahead, the workplace will be characterized by high degrees of demographic diversity. Today, there are four generations represented in the workforce: the Silent Generation (born between the Great Depression...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology The New Social Learning http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/new-social-learning <div>Author: Bingham, Tony | Conner, Marcia</div> <div>Publisher: Berrett-Koehler Publishers</div> <div>Published Date: 2010</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/leadership-development">Leadership Development</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>In <strong>The New Social Learning</strong>, the authors make the case that the deepest, most enduring impact of social media might be on workforce learning. They show how social media can improve the way companies...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology Get Seen http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/get-seen <div>Author: Garfield, Steve</div> <div>Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, Inc.</div> <div>Published Date: 2010</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/marketing">Marketing</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>In <strong>Get Seen</strong>, Steve Garfield describes how businesses and individuals can use online video to increase visibility. He first deals with the process of creating online videos, and then explores the task...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology The Mobile Learning Edge http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/mobile-learning-edge <div>Author: Woodill, Gary</div> <div>Publisher: McGraw-Hill</div> <div>Published Date: 2011</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/leadership-development">Leadership Development</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/teams">Teams</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>In <strong>The Mobile Learning Edge</strong>, author Gary Woodill defines mobile learning as a personalized form of learning that takes place on a mobile electronic device. It allows for speedy communication, it is...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology iBrain http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/ibrain <div>Author: Small, M.D., Gary | Vorgan, Gigi</div> <div>Publisher: Collins Living</div> <div>Published Date: 2008</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>In <strong>iBrain</strong>, Gary Small and Gigi Vorgan show how digital technology is changing how the human brain functions. Not only do people think, behave, and feel differently as a result of daily exposure to high...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology Managing the Mobile Workforce http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/managing-mobile-workforce <div>Author: Clemons, David | Kroth,, Michael</div> <div>Publisher: McGraw-Hill</div> <div>Published Date: 2011</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/management">Management</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>In <strong>Managing the Mobile Workforce </strong>by David Clemons and Michael Kroth, mobile workers are defined as those who are not physically located within a centralized building or who move between work locations...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology Upstarts! http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/upstarts <div>Author: Fenn, Donna</div> <div>Publisher: McGraw-Hill</div> <div>Published Date: 2010</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/entrepreneurship">Entrepreneurship</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p><strong>Upstarts!</strong> by Donna Fenn describes a generation uniquely primed for entrepreneurship due to its native familiarity with digital media, its creativity, and the family and educational cultures which have...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology Tailored Learning http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/tailored-learning <div>Author: Hofmann, Jennifer</div> <div>Publisher: ASTD Press</div> <div>Published Date: 2009</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/leadership-development">Leadership Development</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>The world of training has changed dramatically in recent years, thanks to the introduction of new technologies such as wireless Internet access, streaming media, and others. As a result, traditional training models...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology The 2020 Workplace http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/2020-workplace <div>Author: Meister, Jeanne C. | Willyerd, Karie</div> <div>Publisher: HarperCollins</div> <div>Published Date: 2010</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/diversity">Diversity</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/management">Management</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/relationships">Relationships</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>In <strong>The 2020 Workplace</strong>, Jeanne C. Meister and Karie Willyerd outline the ways in which organizations can and should change in order to meet the needs of the diverse and “über-connected” workforce of...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology Socialnomics http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/socialnomics <div>Author: Qualman, Erik</div> <div>Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, Inc.</div> <div>Published Date: 2009</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/customer-focus">Customer Focus</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/marketing">Marketing</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>Social networking is expanding at an exceedingly rapid rate and has resulted in a revolution in the way people relate to one another and to corporations. In <strong>Socialnomics</strong>, Erik Qualman shows how easy it...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology Knowledge Management Basics http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/knowledge-management-basics <div>Author: Gabour, Christee</div> <div>Publisher: ASTD Press</div> <div>Published Date: 2009</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/productivity">Productivity</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>Every single company has a wealth of useful information, whether they realize it or not. <strong>Knowledge Management Basics</strong> takes organizations through a step-by-step analysis of what it takes to create,...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology The Never Cold Call Again Online Playbook http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/never-cold-call-again-online-playbook <div>Author: Rumbauskas, Frank J.</div> <div>Publisher: DN Advisors, LLC.</div> <div>Published Date: 2010</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/customer-focus">Customer Focus</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/marketing">Marketing</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>Many budding Internet marketers do not fully understand what is involved in running a successful online business. In <strong>The Never Cold Call Again Online Playbook</strong>, Frank J. Rumbauskas Jr. describes the...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology Open Leadership http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/open-leadership <div>Author: Li, Charlene</div> <div>Publisher: Jossey-Bass</div> <div>Published Date: 2010</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/communication">Communication</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/leadership">Leadership</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>In today’s world of new social technologies, leaders must face a new reality: it is necessary to let go in order to succeed. Social technologies have made information sharing easy and free. As a result, they have...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology Always On http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/always <div>Author: Vollmer, Christopher | Precourt, Geoffrey</div> <div>Publisher: McGraw-Hill</div> <div>Published Date: 2008</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/marketing">Marketing</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>The new media environment is “always on,” accessible to audiences from anywhere at any time, and responsive to their control. The world of marketing is now at the beginning of a consumer-centric digital age in which...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology 10 Steps to Successful Social Networking for Business http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/10-steps-successful-social-networking-business <div>Author: Hartley, Darin</div> <div>Publisher: ASTD Press</div> <div>Published Date: 2010</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>Determining the right social networking platform for a business can be a daunting decision. From off-the-shelf to custom-built, there are many options. <strong>10 Steps to Successful Social Networking for Business...</strong></p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology Making Telework Work http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/making-telework-work <div>Author: Offstein, Evan H. | Morwick, Jason M.</div> <div>Publisher: Davies-Black</div> <div>Published Date: 2009</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/management">Management</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>In&nbsp;<strong>Making Telework Work</strong>, authors Evan H. Offstein and Jason M. Morwick define telework as incorporating and optimizing technology to be productive, to collaborate better, and to be more proactive...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology Crush It! http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/crush-it <div>Author: Vaynerchuck, Gary</div> <div>Publisher: HarperCollins</div> <div>Published Date: 2009</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>In&nbsp;<strong>Crush It!</strong>&nbsp;author Gary Vaynerchuk describes how anyone can harness the power of the Internet to turn their passion (no matter how obscure or crazy) into a revenue making business. His...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology The Digital Handshake http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/digital-handshake <div>Author: Chaney, Paul</div> <div>Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, Inc.</div> <div>Published Date: 2009</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/marketing">Marketing</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>Social media has grown exponentially in the past ten years. It has gained prominence not only as a social tool but also as a marketing tool. In <strong>The Digital Handshake</strong>, Paul Chaney discusses the change...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology The New Experts http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/new-experts <div>Author: Bloom, Robert H.</div> <div>Publisher: Greenleaf Book Group Press</div> <div>Published Date: 2010</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/customer-focus">Customer Focus</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/marketing">Marketing</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>The buyer-seller relationship has changed drastically. Buyers are now in control. In his book, <strong>The New Experts</strong>, author Robert Bloom describes what he calls a “revolution in buyer behavior” and its...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology The New Rules of Marketing and PR http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/new-rules-marketing-and-pr <div>Author: Meerman, David</div> <div>Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, Inc.</div> <div>Published Date: 2009</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/marketing">Marketing</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>Traditional advertising is all about interruption; its success hinges on getting people to stop what they are doing and pay attention to advertising. According to David Meerman Scott, author of The New Rules of...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology The On-Demand Brand http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/demand-brand <div>Author: Mathieson, Rick</div> <div>Publisher: AMACOM</div> <div>Published Date: 2010</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/marketing">Marketing</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>We live in an on-demand economy where information is literally at our fingertips 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Long gone are the days when consumers sit idly by as advertisements are pushed to them through a single...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology Behind the Cloud http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/behind-cloud <div>Author: Benioff, Marc | Adler, Carlye</div> <div>Publisher: Jossey-Bass</div> <div>Published Date: 2009</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/business-strategy">Business Strategy</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>A software company that adapts the motto “No Software” is an unusual company indeed. A company that plots to do away with nearly every business convention – from sales and marketing models to the very hardware on which...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology Viral Loop http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/viral-loop <div>Author: Penenberg, Adam L.</div> <div>Publisher: Hyperion Books</div> <div>Published Date: 2009</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/business-strategy">Business Strategy</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>The startling technological advances of the Internet age have changed the way we think, the way we play, and the way we work. As a result, the arena for business success is more open and expansive than it has ever been...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology Leading the Virtual Workforce http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/leading-virtual-workforce <div>Author: Lojeski, Karen Sobel</div> <div>Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, Inc.</div> <div>Published Date: 2010</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/management">Management</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>Institutional frameworks today are fueled by highly skilled and specially trained workers who are often spread out across great distances and communicate horizontally instead of vertically. Many organizations have not...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology e-Riches 2.0 http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/e-riches-20 <div>Author: Fox, Scott C.</div> <div>Publisher: AMACOM</div> <div>Published Date: 2009</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/business-strategy">Business Strategy</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/marketing">Marketing</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>In order to be successful in business today, companies need to go beyond old marketing techniques and embrace new approaches made possible by the Internet. In <strong>e-Riches 2.0</strong>, Scott Fox uses his...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology Watch This, Listen Up, Click Here http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/watch-listen-click-here <div>Author: Verklin, David | Kanner, Bernice</div> <div>Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, Inc.</div> <div>Published Date: 2007</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/business-biographies">Business Biographies</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/customer-focus">Customer Focus</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/marketing">Marketing</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>Almost two-thirds of Americans’ waking lives are engaged with media of some kind, according to David Verklin and Bernice Kanner, the authors of <strong>Watch This, Listen Up, Click Here</strong>, and where consumers...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology Leadership and the Computer http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/leadership-and-computer <div>Author: Boone, Mary E.</div> <div>Publisher: Prima Publishing</div> <div>Published Date: 1991</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/leadership">Leadership</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>In <strong>Leadership and the Computer</strong>, sixteen of the most innovative top executives in America reveal how a hands-on relationship with their computer is radically improving their ability to lead effectively...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology From Monopoly to Competition http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/monopoly-competition <div>Author: Smith, George David</div> <div>Publisher: Cambridge University Press</div> <div>Published Date: 1989</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/business-biographies">Business Biographies</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>In 1886, Charles Martin Hall discovered an inexpensive way to smelt aluminum, and the patent he immediately applied for gave him a legal monopoly on his invention. In 1889, Alfred E. Hunt, a Pittsburgh entrepreneur and...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology Blur http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/blur <div>Author: Davis, Stan | Meyer, Christopher</div> <div>Publisher: Addison-Wesley</div> <div>Published Date: 1998</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/productivity">Productivity</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>The pace of change has accelerated far beyond anyone’s comfort zone, thus, the rules that guided business decisions in the past are no longer reliable. These momentous shifts are being driven by elements of change that...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology The Great Transition http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/great-transition <div>Author: Martin, James</div> <div>Publisher: AMACOM</div> <div>Published Date: 1995</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>It is Martin’s premise that because companies are still organizing around management systems created before the dawn of information technology, they are unable to utilize technology properly or to enhance the...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology Mastering the Information Age http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/mastering-information-age <div>Author: McCarthy, Michael J.</div> <div>Publisher: Jeremy P. Tarcher, Inc.</div> <div>Published Date: 1991</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/human-resources">Human Resources</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>McCarthy suggests in <strong>Mastering the Information Age</strong>, that we metabolize thoughts, feelings, sounds, colors, smells, etc. Also, he projects that because integrity and ethics will be the major concern of...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology TechnoBrands http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/technobrands <div>Author: Pettis, Chuck</div> <div>Publisher: AMACOM</div> <div>Published Date: 1995</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/marketing">Marketing</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>Growing and maintaining market share comes from having customers who remain loyal to a product because they associate the brand with quality and reliability. On of the most persuasive arguments for brand is customer...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology aol.com http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/aolcom <div>Author: Swisher, Kara</div> <div>Publisher: Times Business</div> <div>Published Date: 1998</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/business-biographies">Business Biographies</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>During the last decade of the 20th century, an entirely new medium - online communications via the personal computer - was born, and the preeminent brand of this emerging new medium has turned out to be America Online...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology Profits of Science http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/profits-science <div>Author: Teitelman, Robert</div> <div>Publisher: BasicBooks</div> <div>Published Date: 1994</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/innovation">Innovation</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>In <strong>Profits of Science</strong>, Teitelman journeys through the past 40 years with the story of how science, technology, and the financial markets have impacted the country. The author sketches out a broad...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology Microcosm http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/microcosm <div>Author: Gilder, George</div> <div>Publisher: Simon & Schuster</div> <div>Published Date: 1990</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/economics-finance">Economics & Finance</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>The overthrow of matter is the main event of the century. As the mind gains ascendancy, physical wealth declines in value and sig-nificance. Computer software, a product of the mind, is the added value in world...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology The Information-Based Corporation http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/information-based-corporation <div>Author: Vincent, David R.</div> <div>Publisher: Dow Jones-Irwin</div> <div>Published Date: 1990</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/business-strategy">Business Strategy</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>The shift from an industrial economy to an information-based economy will have a major impact on the value of information and information technology. In order to fully harness the information potential, we need to...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology Cybercorp http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/cybercorp <div>Author: Martin, James</div> <div>Publisher: AMACOM</div> <div>Published Date: 1996</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/global-business">Global Business</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>The business world is in the early stages of a total revolution in the nature of corporations. Although bloodless, this revolution will leave casualties and chaos in its wake, as well as phenomenal success stories and...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology The Distance Manager http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/distance-manager <div>Author: Fisher, Kimball | Fisher, Mareen Duncan</div> <div>Publisher: McGraw-Hill</div> <div>Published Date: 2001</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/leadership">Leadership</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/management">Management</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>With an increasing number of employees working outside the central workplace, direct control over members of a project team is a thing of the past. In <strong>The Distance Manager</strong>, authors Kimball Fisher and...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology Social Media at Work http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/social-media-work <div>Author: Jue, Arthur L. | Marr, Jackie Alcalde | Kassotakis, Mary Ellen</div> <div>Publisher: Jossey-Bass</div> <div>Published Date: 2010</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/business-strategy">Business Strategy</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>Today’s workforce is more diverse than ever, and in order to succeed, savvy businesses are looking to the emerging world of social media to help employees build relationships and solve problems together. In <strong>...</strong></p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology Branding Unbound http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/branding-unbound <div>Author: Mathieson, Rick</div> <div>Publisher: Rick Mathieson, Amacom Books</div> <div>Published Date: 2005</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/customer-focus">Customer Focus</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/marketing">Marketing</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><dl id="citationFields" class="citation-fields"> <p>If you're in marketing, advertising, or branding, consider this: While it used to take three television spots for a product to register with its intended audience, it...</p></dl></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology Trust Agents http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/trust-agents <div>Author: Brogan, Chris | Smith, Julien</div> <div>Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, Inc.</div> <div>Published Date: 2009</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/marketing">Marketing</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>In <strong>Trust Agents</strong> Chris Brogan and Julien Smith present strategies for businesses and individuals to build relationships with consumers on the Web that foster trust. In the age of the Internet, when...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology Free http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/free <div>Author: Anderson, Chris</div> <div>Publisher: Hyperion Books</div> <div>Published Date: 2009</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/business-strategy">Business Strategy</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/marketing">Marketing</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>The costs associated with technology are rapidly approaching zero at an unprecedented rate, while at the same time the digital world is increasingly moving into the physical realm as people are working and playing on...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology Tactical Transparency http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/tactical-transparency <div>Author: Holtz, Shel | Havens, John C.</div> <div>Publisher: Jossey-Bass</div> <div>Published Date: 2009</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/business-strategy">Business Strategy</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>Customers and investors demand much from modern companies. They require absolute integrity, full disclosure of financials and business practices, and dialogue with company managers, and in the age of social media they...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology Anywhere http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/anywhere <div>Author: Green, Emily Nagle</div> <div>Publisher: Emily Nagle Green, McGraw-Hill</div> <div>Published Date: 2009</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/business-strategy">Business Strategy</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><dl id="citationFields" class="citation-fields"> <p><span>A pill bottle helps health care professionals monitor patients taking medication.</span><span> A vending machine reports its own inventory over a wireless network...</span></p></dl></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology Green Tech http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/green-tech <div>Author: Webber, Lawrence | Wallace, Michael</div> <div>Publisher: AMACOM</div> <div>Published Date: 2009</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/social-responsibility">Social Responsibility</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>Green technology has historically battled a reputation for being an anti-industry, back-to-nature philosophy, but the truth is that “going green” is simply another term for the efficient use of technology — and more...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology Inbound Marketing http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/inbound-marketing <div>Author: Halligan, Brian | Shah, Dharmesh</div> <div>Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, Inc</div> <div>Published Date: 2010</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/marketing">Marketing</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><dl id="citationFields" class="citation-fields"> <p>To connect with today's buyer, you need to stop pushing your message out and start pulling your customers in. The rules of marketing have changed and the key to winning...</p></dl></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology BrandDigital. http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/branddigital <div>Author: Adamson, Allen P.</div> <div>Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan</div> <div>Published Date: 2009</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/marketing">Marketing</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>In <strong>BrandDigital</strong>, Allen P. Adamson sets out to discover how the digital world is influencing the way brands are built and managed. Drawing on interviews with nearly 100 professionals in the fields of...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology The Long Tail http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/long-tail <div>Author: Anderson, Chris</div> <div>Publisher: Hyperion</div> <div>Published Date: 2008</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/business-strategy">Business Strategy</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><div> <p>Since star-struck Hollywood’s heyday, our consumer culture has been based primarily on a popularity contest. A relatively small number of “hits” in the market landscape gobble up the largest share of buyers’...</p></div></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology Service Orient or Be Doomed! http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/service-orient-or-be-doomed <div>Author: Bloomberg, Jason | Schmelzer, Ronald</div> <div>Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, Inc</div> <div>Published Date: 2006</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/customer-focus">Customer Focus</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><dl id="citationFields" class="citation-fields"> <p><span>A company's failure to innovate sends customers to other organizations that provide better value and convenience.</span><span> Today's companies need a go-to...</span></p></dl></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology Twitter Power http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/twitter-power <div>Author: Comm, Joel | Burge, Ken</div> <div>Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, Inc.</div> <div>Published Date: 2009</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/business-strategy">Business Strategy</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/marketing">Marketing</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>Social networking has transformed the way people and businesses interact with one another and the world. <strong>Twitter Power</strong> reveals the benefits of the social networking site Twitter, which is simply a way...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology Computer Fraud Casebook http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/computer-fraud-casebook <div>Author: Wells, Joseph T.</div> <div>Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, Inc.</div> <div>Published Date: 2009</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/human-resources">Human Resources</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/management">Management</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>Fraud-an act of deception practiced in order to secure personal gain - has been a longstanding threat for business owners. Rapid advances in computers, however, have propelled the issue of computer fraud into the...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology Wikinomics http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/wikinomics <div>Author: Tapscott, Don | William, Anthony D.</div> <div>Publisher: Portfolio</div> <div>Published Date: 2008</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/business-strategy">Business Strategy</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/customer-focus">Customer Focus</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>Society is entering an age where new forms of mass collaboration are changing how goods and services are invented, produced, marketed, and distributed on a global basis. This change presents far-reaching opportunities...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology Once You're Lucky, Twice You're Good http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/once-youre-lucky-twice-youre-good <div>Author: Lacy, Sarah</div> <div>Publisher: Gotham Books</div> <div>Published Date: 2008</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/business-biographies">Business Biographies</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/innovation">Innovation</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>The economic scale of the 1990s Internet bubble, as well as the sweeping cultural changes it brought, was unprecedented. The fact that many companies and people in the United States were caught up in this “tech craze”...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology The Starfish and the Spider http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/starfish-and-spider <div>Author: Brafman, Ori1,2 | Beckstrom, Rod A.2</div> <div>Publisher: Penguin Group</div> <div>Published Date: 2006</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/entrepreneurship">Entrepreneurship</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/leadership">Leadership</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>In <strong>The Starfish and the Spider</strong>, entrepreneurs Ori Brafman and Rod Beckstrom offer that organizations fall into two categories: traditional “spiders,” which have a rigid hierarchy and a top-down...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology The Age of Speed http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/age-speed <div>Author: Poscente, Vince</div> <div>Publisher: Bard Press</div> <div>Published Date: 2008</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/management">Management</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>In <strong>The Age of Speed</strong>, Vince Poscente challenges the notion that our lives are too frenetic by illustrating why the ability to harness the power of speed is, in fact, the solution for those who seek a...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology Mobilizing Minds http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/mobilizing-minds <div>Author: Bryan, Lowell L. | Joyce, Claudia I.</div> <div>Publisher: McGraw-Hill</div> <div>Published Date: 2007</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/management">Management</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>Despite the fact that email, voice mail, and meetings have decreased interaction costs in many companies, they have not necessarily enabled professionals to effectively and efficiently collaborate, for while costs may...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology The Myths of Innovation http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/myths-innovation <div>Author: Berkun, Scott</div> <div>Publisher: O'Reilly Media, Inc.</div> <div>Published Date: 2007</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/innovation">Innovation</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><dl id="citationFields" class="citation-fields"> <p><span>In this book, author Scott Berkun takes a close look at innovation history, including the software and Internet ages, to reveal how ideas truly become successful...</span></p></dl></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology Online Learning Today http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/online-learning-today <div>Author: Shea-Schultz, Heather | Fogarty, John</div> <div>Publisher: Berrett-Koehler Publishers</div> <div>Published Date: 2002</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/human-resources">Human Resources</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/personal-growth">Personal Growth</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>Online learning (i.e., e-learning, iLearning, online training, Web-based training, "webucation," etc.), the union of education and the Internet, is an ever-evolving system, which has altered the way companies do...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology Beyond Code http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/beyond-code <div>Author: Setty, Rajesh</div> <div>Publisher: SelectBooks, Inc.</div> <div>Published Date: 2005</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/entrepreneurship">Entrepreneurship</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/personal-growth">Personal Growth</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>In a world of specialization--by both businesses and the people who work in them, it should not be a surprise that business books are also becoming more specialized and directed towards a more narrow audience. With...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology The Search http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/search <div>Author: Battelle, John</div> <div>Publisher: Portfolio</div> <div>Published Date: 2005</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/business-biographies">Business Biographies</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/innovation">Innovation</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/marketing">Marketing</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>As Battelle observes, it seems as though the words “Google” and “search” are now nearly synonymous, for Google is currently the culture’s most prominent declaration of the power of search. Despite its having entered...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology In Search of Business Value http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/search-business-value <div>Author: McDowell, Robert | Simon, William L.</div> <div>Publisher: Select Books, Inc.</div> <div>Published Date: 2004</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/management">Management</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p><strong>In Search of Business Value </strong>provides practical management advice on how to make decisions about technology and profit in the current competitive business environment. Specifically, authors McDowell and...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology Taming Technology http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/taming-technology <div>Author: Nichelsen, Brian J.</div> <div>Publisher: Cameo Publications, LLC</div> <div>Published Date: 2003</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p><strong>Taming Technology</strong> is one of the brilliantly written books by Brian J. Nichelsen, Ph. D. that enable us to deal and cope with technology 24/7 each day of the year. This book gives us an in-depth...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology Preventing Strategic Gridlock http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/preventing-strategic-gridlock <div>Author: Harper, Pamela S.</div> <div>Publisher: Cameo Publications</div> <div>Published Date: 2003</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/leadership">Leadership</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>Understand how a leader's mistaken assumptions can create gridlock and organizational jams. This must-read for business managers provides real-life stories on companies from Mattel to Procter & Gamble, Daimler-...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology Brand Storm http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/brand-storm <div>Author: Murray, Will</div> <div>Publisher: Will Murray, Prentice Hall</div> <div>Published Date: 2001</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/customer-focus">Customer Focus</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/management">Management</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/marketing">Marketing</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><dl id="citationFields" class="citation-fields"> <p><span>The Internet is just the beginning of the Information Age, the gateway to the new Human economy.</span><span> Brand Storm explores the future of business in a very...</span></p></dl></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology Beating The Street http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/beating-street <div>Author: Lynch, Peter</div> <div>Publisher: Peter Lynch, Fireside</div> <div>Published Date: 1994</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/economics-finance">Economics & Finance</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/management">Management</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><dl id="citationFields" class="citation-fields"> <p><span>Peter Lynch ran the Fidelity Magellan Fund for more 20 years, during which time Magellan was the number one ranked general equity fund in America.</span><span>...</span></p></dl></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology The E-Learning Revolution http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/e-learning-revolution <div>Author: Sloman, Martyn</div> <div>Publisher: AMACOM</div> <div>Published Date: 2002</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>Sloman says that as a consequence of the connected economy, the capability and potential of technology-based training has changed considerably, as has the way organizations compete and society advances. These related...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology Beyond e http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/beyond-e <div>Author: Diorio, Stephen G.</div> <div>Publisher: McGraw-Hill</div> <div>Published Date: 2002</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/marketing">Marketing</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>For years, companies have been led down technology's garden path toward an elusive promise of phenomenal revenue growth. To date, however, that promise has remained, for the most part, unfulfilled. Sales and marketing...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology Techno-Ready Marketing http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/techno-ready-marketing <div>Author: Parasuraman, A. | Colby, Charles L.</div> <div>Publisher: The Free Press</div> <div>Published Date: 2001</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/marketing">Marketing</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>Techno-ready marketers recognize that conventional "analog" marketing techniques do not work in a digital world. Instead, cutting-edge technologies demand cutting-edge marketing practices rooted in the following...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology Partners.Com http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/partnerscom <div>Author: Cunningham, Michael J.</div> <div>Publisher: Perseus Books</div> <div>Published Date: 2001</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>In the new Web-enabled economy, it is no longer possible for enterprises to do it all alone. Companies that have some form of e-business model (e.g., business-to-business, business-to-consumer, and/or business-to-...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology Customers Rule! http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/customers-rule <div>Author: Blackwell, Roger D. | Stephan, Kristina</div> <div>Publisher: Crown Publishing</div> <div>Published Date: 2001</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/customer-focus">Customer Focus</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/marketing">Marketing</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>During the past few years, hundreds of start-ups appeared on the Internet. Hundreds went public, becoming instant blue chips, and allowing many investors to see their Internet stocks increase in value by 400 percent or...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology How Digital Is Your Business? http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/how-digital-your-business <div>Author: Slywotzky, Adrian J. | Morrison, David J. | Weber, Karl</div> <div>Publisher: Crown Publishing</div> <div>Published Date: 2000</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/major-works">Major Works</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>Digitization is the most important issue in business today. Traditional old-economy companies must avoid falling prey to the unprecedented forces of creative destruction unleashed by the digital economy. For e-...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology Surfing the Edge of Chaos http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/surfing-edge-chaos <div>Author: Pascale, Richard T. | Millemann, Mark | Gioja, Linda</div> <div>Publisher: Crown Publishing</div> <div>Published Date: 2000</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/change-management">Change Management</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>Because every business is a living system, the cornerstone principles of the life sciences are just as relevant for organizations as they are for organisms. Thus, for managers to view their companies from the point of...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology Digital Rush http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/digital-rush <div>Author: Aspatore, Jonathan R. | Abell, Alicia</div> <div>Publisher: AMACOM</div> <div>Published Date: 2000</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/business-biographies">Business Biographies</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>As a commercial entity, the Internet has emerged in record-setting time and created record-setting wealth. And, though entrepreneurs, who can keep pushing the boundaries of the Net, stand to reap unprecedented rewards...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology e-Service http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/e-service <div>Author: Zemke, Ron | Connellan, Tom</div> <div>Publisher: AMACOM</div> <div>Published Date: 2000</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/customer-focus">Customer Focus</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>On the Web, differentiation by location, price, and/or product is meaningless. Moreover, because the Net’s infrastructure is largely in place, technology no longer represents a competitive edge. Thus, in order to...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology e-Profit http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/e-profit <div>Author: Cohan, Peter S.</div> <div>Publisher: AMACOM</div> <div>Published Date: 2000</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/management">Management</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/productivity">Productivity</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>In 1998, $74 billion worth of electronic commerce was conducted, and by the year 2002, that figure is expected to grow to $1.2 trillion. Obviously, e-commerce cannot be considered a short-lived management fad, but a...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology Digital Capitalism http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/digital-capitalism <div>Author: Schiller, Dan</div> <div>Publisher: The MIT Press</div> <div>Published Date: 2000</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/global-business">Global Business</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/marketing">Marketing</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>Conventional wisdom has long held that the Internet, more than any other human innovation, has the potential to transform the globe into a world of ""robust direct democracy"" and "friction-free democracy," empowering...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology The Making of Microsoft http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/making-microsoft <div>Author: Ichbiah, Daniel | Knepper, Susan L.</div> <div>Publisher: Prima Publishing</div> <div>Published Date: 1991</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/business-biographies">Business Biographies</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>An adaptation of the French Microsoft: Les Nouveaux Magicians (Microsoft: The New Magicians), this is the inside story of one of the most spectacular American companies of the microcomputer age. <strong>The Making of...</strong></p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology 2020 Vision http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/2020-vision <div>Author: Davis, Stan | Davidson, Bill</div> <div>Publisher: Simon & Schuster</div> <div>Published Date: 1991</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>Informationalization and turbocharging, as presented in <strong>2020 Vision</strong> are enlightened competitive approaches which add considerable value to existing management strategies: The simple information form/...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology The Breakthrough Illusion http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/breakthrough-illusion <div>Author: Florida, Richard | Kenney, Martin</div> <div>Publisher: BasicBooks</div> <div>Published Date: 1990</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/innovation">Innovation</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>The authors document the emergence of America ’s high-tech innovation and development-the breakthrough economy-and explain how it has failed to effectively generate new products, wealth, and economic growth. Also,...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology Unlimited Wealth http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/unlimited-wealth <div>Author: Pilzer, Paul Zane</div> <div>Publisher: Crown Publishing</div> <div>Published Date: 1990</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/economics-finance">Economics & Finance</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/leadership">Leadership</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>In <strong>Unlimited Wealth</strong>, Pilzer describes a new theory that challenges the very foundation of conventional economics. He draws sharp contrasts between standard economic theory (based on the scarcity of...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Technology