Category Archives: Business

First chapter of my new novel, Red Metal

My new novel, Red Metal, is now available, and you can buy it here. It’s the story of the battle between the CEO of a copper-mining company and the hedge-fund manager who decides to shake him down or take him down. The … Continue reading

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Run government like a business? An impossible, foolish notion

Carly Fiorina, the one-time CEO of Hewlett-Packard, threw her hat in the ring last week to become the GOP 2016 nominee for president. Like many business types before her, she pledged that, if elected, she would “run government like a … Continue reading

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Will bite-sized media create bite-sized brains?

From the day I discovered him, I’ve admired Chris Brogan. He figured out early on how to use the power of social media to grow a business, and he has been generous in teaching others to do so. In the … Continue reading

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