Articles by John H. Ostdick
Peter Diamandis and Steven Kotler document how technology and emerging forces can help meet the basic needs of humanity.
March 13, 2013
In Abundance: The Future is Better Than You Think, Peter Diamandis and Steven Kotler show how exponential technology and three forces can solve problems and change life for the better.
Whether it's planning to remedy the world's ills or mine asteroids in space, the X Prize founder and visionary thinks positively large.
March 12, 2013
Bold-thinking entrepreneur Peter Diamandis recruits philanthropists to fund novel solutions to huge global problems. His interests range from asteroid mining to Star Trek-like medical scanners, from water purification to oil-spill cleanup. Find out more about his "crazy ideas."
More and more companies are incorporating meditation and mindfulness practices. Do they know something you don't?
February 19, 2013
Corporations increasingly offer meditation and mindfulness training to nurture innovation and leadership as well as to combat stress. What do they know that you don't?Read More
Finding the right partner is a matter of vision, chemistry and due diligence.
October 11, 2012
Legendary businesses have been born of partnerships-- think Gates and Allen at Microsoft, Jobs and Wozniak at Apple. Even sole proprietors need partners. Are you cultivating yours?
As mandated by their top executives, Zappos.com, Southwest Airlines and Disney aim to deliver superb experiences for everyone they serve
July 11, 2012
A great customer experience yields repeat business and referrals. Pick up tips from the leaders of Zappos.com, Southwest Airlines and Disney.
Coach Jim Young's Influence on Col. Gadson
May 31, 2012
Col. Gadson explains the influence that U.S. Military Academy Coach Jim Young had on him.Read More
A career military officer who lost both legs in Iraq faces his biggest challenge: rebuilding other vets' lives
May 9, 2012
Col. Greg Gadson, a double amputee because of a roadside bomb in Iraq, helps other veterans rebuild their lives.
The virtual world can make them obsolete.
October 24, 2011
Who needs to pay for an office when you can just make it look like you have one?Read More
We all want to be likable, right?
October 17, 2011
Guy Kawasaki opens up on how to be enchanting.Read More
In his latest book, Guy Kawasaki provides insights on how to be enchanting, influence relationships and put those crow's feet to good use.
October 10, 2011
Rather than selling or bludgeoning people into submission, Guy Kawasaki has a suggestion: Enchant them.Read More