Transformation and Inspiration, Up Close with Seth Godin (MDE274)

Seth Godin is a best-selling author, entrepreneur, a teacher, a multi-time big time TED talker, with a million people listening to his daily word. He has written 18 best-selling books, including The Dip, Linchpin, Purple Cow and Tribes. In this … Continue reading

What’s The Expected Lifespan Of Your Company? Why Should You Care?

The average lifespan of a publicly traded company continues to fall. Depending on who you listen to, the number is now below 18 years. That number has dropped from 61 in 1958 and 25 in 1980. That’s what was reported … Continue reading

If Your Company Wants To Be A Media Company, It Needs This Position Urgently

Have you noticed recently how many companies and leaders have been caught out for having a poor culture, bad ethics and/or a questionable leadership style? Headline companies (and CEO) over the last few years have included (but not limited to): Sony … Continue reading

David CM Carter – What Every CEO Needs To Know (MDE219)

Minter Dialogue with David CM CarterDavid CM Carter is one of the world’s leading CEO mentors, author and a sought-after inspirational public speaker. In this conversation, we talk about David’s vision of a successful CEO, the importance of having a … Continue reading

Getting To Like You with Jeremy Goldman, CEO of Firebrand Group (MDE204)

Minter Dialogue with Jeremy Goldman This interview is with Jeremy Goldman, founder and CEO of Firebrand Group, a digital branding and marketing consultancy based out of New York. Jeremy is also a two-time author, first with Going Social and now … Continue reading

The Strongest Reason Why CEO’s Need Purpose For Their Business

I have long been hammering on about why businesses with purpose — with a more profound why — will tend to win out over the long-term versus those without. With a solid northerly setting, decision-making automatically becomes easier. Time allocation becomes more obvious. … Continue reading

Greg Sim, CEO of GlassWall Solutions for cyber crime protection

Minter Dialogue Episode #122 This interview is with Greg Sim, entrepreneur, investor and CEO of GlassWall Solutions, providing security software to protect companies from cyber theft and criminality, including Zero-Day malware attacks and Advanced Persistent Threats. It’s a topic of strategic … Continue reading

Gregory Pouy, talking digital transformation in big business (MDE106)

Minter Dialogue Episode #106 This interview is with Gregory Pouy, one of the better known digital marketing experts in France, and recently cited as the top 70 rising social media stars worldwide by the phenomenal Mark Schaeffer. Greg has been working with … Continue reading

What does Glass Door say about you (your CEO) and your company?

You have to assume that, by now, most Human Resources departments have a keen eye on what is being said about their company (Google alerts, TweetAlarm, etc). One way to know with more or less impunity is via the portal … Continue reading

The CEO profile of a true Learning Organization

During my 20th year reunion at INSEAD, I attended a lecture by Professor Peter Zemsky, now interim Dean of INSEAD.  It was a fascinating 1h15 “lecture” on the future of learning and the strategic future of the school.  And, I … Continue reading