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The Daily Innovator: It's Not Who You Know But How They Think

Kevin McDermott | Posted 04.16.2014 | Business
Kevin McDermott

Students of reasoning styles can boost their success at convincing others of the wisdom of a new idea by identifying and adapting to the logic filters of decision makers. Sizing up a situation realistically lets us know what to expect when we're pitching a new idea, and how to make the most of it.

Barnes & Noble Cutting Jobs

AP | Posted 04.12.2014 | Business

NEW YORK (AP) — Shares of Barnes & Noble rose on Monday as the bookseller said it was cutting jobs. Barnes & Noble declined to specif...

NOT the Millennials

Tom Alderman | Posted 02.17.2014 | Media
Tom Alderman

We're namers. We like to put people and things in buckets, assign labels to the buckets and fit them into our handy memory garage. We're especially bi...

Could Barnes & Noble's Struggles Be Good For Indie Bookstores?

| Posted 01.23.2014 | Books

By Danny O. Snow for IndieReader: Does art imitate life, or vice versa? Back in 1998, we all rooted for the charming little bookshop around the...

'Everybody's Brother': A Brotherly Playlist For CeeLo's New Book

David Wild | Posted 11.09.2013 | Entertainment
David Wild

CeeLo is one of a kind, and in the book he shares how he discovered his own voice many years before he ever turned his chair around on "The Voice."

Eleazar David Melendez

Barnes & Noble Executives Blasted For Clinging To Losing Strategy | Eleazar David Melendez | Posted 08.21.2013 | Business

Wall Street analysts tore into Barnes & Noble executives Tuesday morning after the struggling bookseller reported stunning losses for the previous thr...

Barnes And Noble's Huge Loss Just Really Freaked Out Its Founder

AP | Posted 08.20.2013 | Business

NEW YORK — Barnes & Noble's first-quarter net loss more than doubled and the struggling bookseller's former chairman said he's calling off his offer...

eBook Preorders Help Indie Authors Hit Bestseller Lists

Mark Coker | Posted 10.20.2013 | Books
Mark Coker

Self-published ebook authors now have a powerful new merchandising tool to make their books more discoverable and desirable to readers: Preorders at Apple iBooks, Barnes & Noble and Kobo.

Is Barnes & Noble In Big Trouble?

AP | Posted 08.25.2013 | Books

NEW YORK — Sales plummeted at Barnes & Noble bookstores in the latest quarter and its Nook e-book devices failed to keep up with competitors, pu...

10 Ways to Help Your Favorite Author

Dorie Clark | Posted 07.10.2013 | Books
Dorie Clark

Here's what I've learned in the past few months about concrete ways you can support your favorite writer, whether they're a close friend or someone you admire from afar (even celebrity authors would welcome your help on most of these).

Beyond Skeuomorphism: What's Next for Magazines?

Magda Abu-Fadil | Posted 06.25.2013 | Media
Magda Abu-Fadil

The real question is: with bigger smartphones and smaller tablets, what's to become of content and how do you reinvent it? That and countless other q...

Why Is Barnes & Noble Still Bringing a Knife to a Gunfight?

Michael_Levin | Posted 04.13.2013 | Books

Barnes & Noble is fighting the good fight, but it looks like it may be going down big time.

The Battle to Save Bookstores

Penny C. Sansevieri | Posted 05.29.2013 | Books
Penny C. Sansevieri

Should publishers step in to save bookstores? The answer, without question, is yes. But it's bigger than that.

Authors Caught Between Inky Mom & Paper Dad

Randy Susan Meyers | Posted 05.26.2013 | Books
Randy Susan Meyers

Judging from how much the order for my new novel, The Comfort of Lies, was reduced, I am firmly in the "lesser known" camp of writers in the standoff between Barnes & Noble and Simon & Schuster.

Barnes & Noble Makes A Desperate Move

Reuters | Posted 05.22.2013 | Technology

(Reuters) - Barnes & Noble Inc said on Friday it would give away a free Nook Simple Touch e-reader to any customer who buys its high-definition Nook H...

Ron Dicker

Boy, 6, Writes Book To Raise $30,000 For Pal With Rare Disease | Ron Dicker | Posted 02.26.2013 | Impact

Dylan Siegel goes beyond what many first graders might do for a pal. Siegel, a 6-year-old from Los Angeles, wrote a book called "Chocolate Bar" to ...

A Savior For Barnes & Noble?

AP | MAE ANDERSON | Posted 04.27.2013 | Books

NEW YORK — The last remaining national bookstore chain is being taken off the shelf and dusted off for sale. Barnes & Noble's founder Leonard R...

Barnes & Noble To Close Hundreds Of Stores

Posted 01.30.2013 | Books

Barnes & Noble's top store executive Mitchell Klipper has told the Wall Street Journal (subscription required) that the company plans the closure of a...

UH OH: Suddenly, Fewer People Are Buying Nooks

Reuters | Phil Wahba | Posted 03.05.2013 | Technology

By Phil Wahba (Reuters) - Barnes & Noble Inc's Nook unit reported weak holiday season numbers on Thursday as it sold fewer e-readers an...

WATCH: Barnes & Noble CEO Doesn't Read The Paper Books He Sells Anymore

The Huffington Post | Dino Grandoni | Posted 11.21.2012 | Technology

It's not everyday that the CEO of a major American company say he doesn't use his company's most important product, at least in terms of how much mone...

Want to Be an Author? 5 Insider Tips

Anna Leahy | Posted 01.18.2013 | Books
Anna Leahy

Here are five secrets from the insiders in publishing to writers everywhere who want to be authors.

Jason Gilbert

Two Tablets To Consider Instead Of The iPad Mini | Jason Gilbert | Posted 12.14.2012 | Technology

Like Nate Silver, One Direction, and whatever Honey Boo Boo Child is, the 7-inch tablet is so hot right now. The one you've probably heard the most...

A New Way To Buy Comic Books

AP | MATT MOORE | Posted 01.07.2013 | Books

PHILADELPHIA — DC Comics is expanding its digital storefront, putting all its monthly titles – from Batman to Superman – on sale at ...

SHOWDOWN: iPad Mini vs. Kindle Fire vs. Nexus 7 vs. NOOK HD

The Huffington Post | Jason Gilbert & Chris Spurlock | Posted 10.23.2012 | Technology

Seven-inch tablets* are so, so hot right now. Google's Nexus 7 was a surprise best-seller over the summer, and Amazon and Barnes & Noble both have 7-i...

Jason Gilbert

Amazon vs. iBooks vs. Google Play vs. Barnes & Noble | Jason Gilbert | Posted 10.18.2012 | Technology

When shopping for eBooks for your reader, tablet, or laptop, you have what can seem like an intimidating number of options. Google Play, Amazon, Barne...