Who are the top CEOs that were not afraid to sacrifice short-term results and higher personal pay in order to consistently deliver BIG results over the long-term? The late Steve Jobs (Apple) and Jeff Bezos (Amazon) take 1st & 2nd place. Click to read more in Harvard Business Review.
From more than 1.2 TRILLION searches posed to Google across the globe, here are the top 10 lists of the most-Googled people, events, devices, movies, athletes, etc. More than any other topic, the world searched for news of Whitney Houston's tragic & mysterious death. The world's second most searched-for term was Gangnam Style, followed by images and news of Hurricane Sandy. Click here to check it all out on Google Zeitgeist 2012.
Check out the "Startup Ecosystem" from around the world. The global startup revolution and entrepreneurship is going strong. Take a look at the top 10 ecosystems for startups - with an emphasis on early-stage startups. If this is you... this is where you'll want to live! Click here for slideshow at eWeek.
Great presentation about the future of digital - from technology to product to advertising to consumption... US & global... special focus on mobile computing, video content, advertising strategy, monetization, apps development, platform choices, etc. Quick, easy viewing thru the entire slide deck! View at Business Insider.
2013 is the year of the freelancer as they provide "the right talent for the right task at the right time." A recent survey indicates that 42% of employers anticipate hiring more freelancers in 2013 than the previous year. If you're an IT consultant, Project One can help line up your next project particularly in the digital media & entertainment industry. Read more on CNNMoney.