Commentary

Most of us haven’t had too much direct experience with really bad technology. Technology that doesn’t fit, technology that irritates, technology that confuses, yes, but really, really bad technology, on the scale of the exploding Ford Pintos or more recently SUV-flipping Firestone tires? Not...

Tech entrepreneurs are everywhere besieged by Polonius-like consultants. Rather than bringing real solutions to painful problems, these consultants are expert at parroting back opinions by their clients and extending the length of their consulting contracts....

You pay to get in, you pay to park your car and then you spend the evening talking to all the service providers in town. But it’s essential for corporate insiders to get out to these events...

Get your current corporate names analyzed for global acceptability, get your teams into play for new educational tools on how to create, capture and cultivate global icons, make plans for introductions of new global name identities and start building icons. Solid gold that is....

Has your company ever rejected a job candidate with an impeccable resume and impressive performance track record because their workplace values and behaviors clashed with those of your organization? Has your company ever fired a high performing executive because they burned through the people who...

The 2005-2007 Legislature, which convenes this week, has a chance to be remembered for doing public good. It is emerging from an era when election-based scandal rocked its reputation for clean politics. Its leaders aren’t allergic to working together, and the challenges confronting Wisconsin...