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Daniel Burrus

How to Make More Money by Giving Away Your Most Expensive Product

Daniel Burrus | Posted 07.22.2013 | Business
Daniel Burrus

Executives at Pratt & Whitney, one of the largest jet engine manufacturers in the world, were facing several major problems that were proving to b...

How the 3D Web Will Transform Your Business

Daniel Burrus | Posted 07.15.2013 | Business
Daniel Burrus

Have you heard about 3D web yet? Notice I didn't say 3D television where you have to wear those special glasses. I'm referring to browsing the Interne...

Competitive Advantage Is Increasingly Determined By Your Data

Daniel Burrus | Posted 07.08.2013 | Business
Daniel Burrus

We're starting to see that any company's competitive advantage is increasingly determined by the quality of the data they have and how they're using t...

Create an Integrated Big Data Strategy To Win Big Now!

Daniel Burrus | Posted 07.01.2013 | Business
Daniel Burrus

Big data in and of itself doesn't do a company much good. The key is to couple that data with high-speed data analytics in order to be able to make re...

Big Data Is Already Producing Big Results

Daniel Burrus | Posted 06.24.2013 | Business
Daniel Burrus

When we hear the phrase "big data," we have to ask ourselves, "How big is big? What are we really talking about?" Let's take one of the largest retai...

Why The Human BRAIN Initiative Is So Important To All Of Us!

Daniel Burrus | Posted 06.17.2013 | Business
Daniel Burrus

On April 2, 2013, President Obama introduced The BRAIN initiative, in which the word "BRAIN" stands for Brain Research through Advanced Innovative Neu...

Think Big...And Then Think Bigger

Daniel Burrus | Posted 06.03.2013 | Business
Daniel Burrus

However "big" you're thinking right now, it's probably too small. It's important to have big dreams for your future. After all, failing to plan is pl...

The Best Answer Is a Question

Daniel Burrus | Posted 05.28.2013 | Business
Daniel Burrus

When we give people advice or answer their questions, we often have to sell them on the answer. Think about it in your own family. When a child asks y...

It's Time to End the War Between the Young and the Old!

Daniel Burrus | Posted 05.20.2013 | Business
Daniel Burrus

In every organization worldwide, there is an unspoken war between the young and the old. The younger workers look at the older ones and think, "They j...

Become Indispensible! Prepare Your Career For The Future Today

Daniel Burrus | Posted 05.13.2013 | Business
Daniel Burrus

Are you becoming increasingly irrelevant in the eyes of your employer or the marketplace because your education and training has not been keeping up w...

12 Certainties That Will Transform Every Career and Create New Ones

Daniel Burrus | Posted 05.06.2013 | Business
Daniel Burrus

As technology continues to impact our lives, workers in today's ever-changing labor market need to be prepared with skills to adapt and succeed in the...

Thinking of a Career Change? Unemployed? Use Hard Trends to Shape Your Future

Daniel Burrus | Posted 04.29.2013 | Business
Daniel Burrus

Technology takes away jobs. But it also creates jobs. For example, Southern California Edison recently finished installing all their electronic meter...

Getting You and Your Career Ready To Thrive In The Future

Daniel Burrus | Posted 04.23.2013 | Business
Daniel Burrus

According to the Associated Press, 50% of the 7.5 million jobs that were lost in the United States during the recent great recession were mid-pay, mid...

Electronic Community of Interest: The Easiest Way to Reach Your Target Market

Daniel Burrus | Posted 04.15.2013 | Business
Daniel Burrus

Want an easy way to reach your target buyers? Joining or forming an electronic community of interest may be just what you need. What is an electronic...

The Two Types of Online Communities That Can Drive Growth

Daniel Burrus | Posted 04.08.2013 | Business
Daniel Burrus

Two types of online communities exist: communities of interest and communities of practice. A community of interest may be people who love dogs, sail...

There Is a Science and an Art to Every Profession

Daniel Burrus | Posted 03.25.2013 | Business
Daniel Burrus

Every profession has both a science and an art. The science can be taught, and people can be equally good at the science of any profession. The key to...

When Technology Platforms Change, the Old Leaders Are Seldom the New Ones

Daniel Burrus | Posted 03.18.2013 | Business
Daniel Burrus

Whenever there is a major change in platform, the leaders of the old platform are seldom the leaders of the new platform. For example, at one time, th...

A Message to Anyone Using Social Media: Trust Is the Key to Positive Relationships and Growth

Daniel Burrus | Posted 03.10.2013 | Business
Daniel Burrus

Social media is different than static media, in that social media is a two-way, dynamic communication that builds relationship and engagement. The key...

Gun Control All Sides Can Agree On

Daniel Burrus | Posted 03.05.2013 | Business
Daniel Burrus

Most issues have two sides. Getting both sides to come to agreement on any issue is not always easy, especially when it comes to gun control. But in l...

Smart Phones and Tablets are Redefining Retail

Daniel Burrus | Posted 02.20.2013 | Business
Daniel Burrus

It's easy to predict that with the explosive growth of people buying smart phones and tablets, we're going to see mobility have an increasing and prof...

Being Big Is No Longer Enough; Today The Fast Eat The Slow

Daniel Burrus | Posted 02.11.2013 | Business
Daniel Burrus

When Apple launched their first iPhone in 2007, one of the comments from the CEO of Research in Motion (the company that created the Blackberry) was, ...

Both Online and In-Store Shopping Continues To Be Driven By Technology

Daniel Burrus | Posted 02.06.2013 | Business
Daniel Burrus

Cyber Monday, which is the Monday after Black Friday, was originally put together by e-commerce companies (think in an attempt to give peo...

3 Things We Learned From This Year's Black Friday/Cyber Monday Shopping Spree

Daniel Burrus | Posted 02.04.2013 | Business
Daniel Burrus

The National Retail Federation recently released the statistics for shopping on Black Friday weekend, including Cyber Monday, and a record 247 million...

Why Are Japan's Electronics Giants Failing?

Daniel Burrus | Posted 01.29.2013 | Business
Daniel Burrus

We recently learned that Sharp Electronics is projecting a $5.6 billion full-year loss. They warned that the company had material troubles and didn't ...

Many Think Apple Has Seen Its Best Days -- I Disagree!

Daniel Burrus | Posted 01.29.2013 | Business
Daniel Burrus

According to many of the articles, Apple has seen their day, will no longer be a leader, is past their prime, and has stopped innovating. I say they're all wrong.