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Google’s "Brain Drain"

October 27, 2009


Came across an interesting presentation today on The Business Insider that they posted back in September – “The Google Brain Drain Goes On And On.” Interesting because it augments what I wrote back in June 2008 about Google’s Employee Retention. The mental infrastructure of Silicon Valley encourages this behavior to the betterment of the technology, […]

"Too Big to Fail" & Charlie Rose

October 21, 2009


A recent issue of Fortune Magazine included a nice piece about Charlie Rose – “Why business loves Charlie Rose.” I’m thankful for the article because it reminded me how much I enjoy his program so I’ve now set my DVR to record these episodes. Heck, if Warren Buffet watches it, I probably should. Mr. Rose […]

Greenspan on "This Week" with George Stephanopoulos

October 4, 2009


Was fortunate to flip on the TV the morning to catch Alan Greenspan on “This Week” with George Stephanopoulos. Here are some key statements during the interview with some additional explanation in parenthesis that I’ve added. The economy loses skills with elongated unemployment (When workers are not working and keeping up with new technology, new […]