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Think Bigger: Net-Zero Communities
Achieving net-zero energy (NZE) across the building stock requires looking beyond individual buildings and considering net-zero at a community scale, for several reasons. First, it might not beExpand
Changing the Landscape
Entrepreneurship often comes from unexpected people in unexpected ways. Long resumes of corporate managerial experience and graduate business school degrees do not guarantee success for early-stageExpand
Next-Mover Advantage
Popular business literature teaches the virtues of new enterprises running to the front of the pack in an attempt to grab market share before customers become wedded to one vendor versus another.Expand
New Horses for Old Courses
Combating entrenched competitors with their superior balance sheets, experienced management teams, strong brand names, well-oiled supply chains, access to capital, existing cash flow, andExpand
Innovate or Die
The drive for innovation has never been greater than it is today. The topic permeates corporate board rooms, business school classrooms, sovereign-wealth and municipal-pension-fund investmentExpand
Transformative Entrepreneurs: How Walt Disney, Steve Jobs, Muhammad Yunus, and Other Innovators Succeeded
Introduction Changing The Landscape True Grit New Horses For Old Courses Holistic Models Venturesome Capital Failure Is An Option Bad Boys The Big Whiff The Epitome of Innovation Noble Endeavors LandExpand
Net Neutrality Policy Recommendation for Facebook, Inc.
The Epitome of Innovation
Steve Jobs, a college drop-out, delivered the 2005 commencement address at Stanford University, saying: “You’ve got to find what you love. Your work is going to fill a large part of your life, andExpand
Failure Is an Option
Milton Hershey‘s first two candy companies went bankrupt before he found a recipe for a distinctive confection, caramels. It was only later that he went into the chocolate business and became aExpand