13 results for tag: Apple


Are You Prepared for the Digital Tsunami?

In a world where all of your customers carry a super computer in their pockets in the form of a smartphone that they use for virtually all communications needs, all companies must readdress their customer-facing strategy. There is a digital tsunami coming. ...
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6 Ways You Can Become Unique

Your success and that of your business depends upon understanding and articulating what makes you better than everyone else. In the final season of Mad Men, Don Draper is asked by the CEO of a small computer services firm if advertising might help his ...
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People, Not Profits, Make Companies Successful

Conventional wisdom says that profit is, well, the bottom line. Under this way of thinking, the most important task for any corporate leader is to create and increase profits. This focus on profit as the be-all and end-all is why companies downsize rather ...
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The Giant, Untapped Opportunity You’re Likely Missing

I told you about my miserable hotel check-in experience last week. If you missed it, find it here. But it got me thinking… Would I have paid, say an extra $50-$100 in advance to check-in early, avoid the lines in their entirety, and walk into the hotel ...
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4 Ways to Help You “Never Give Up”

A number of leaders I know are facing extremely challenging business and/or personal situations. I want to encourage them to keep moving forward because I believe their greatest contributions are yet to come. Here are four pieces of advice to help. 1. ...
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A Conversation for Any Leader in Any Industry

We'd all agree that education is important, but too often once we end our formal schooling, doing our job and the demands of family life bump our continued learning down the priority list. That's understandable. I know that for sure because it's happened to ...
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An Illuminating Talk With John Sculley and Hope Frank

Fasten your seat belt for an extraordinary hour of information and transformation. In this special edition of ExecuNet Master Class, John Sculley, former CEO of Pepsi-Cola and Apple, successful entrepreneur and mentor, shared insights on: Apple ...
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The Evolution of Customer Loyalty (Part II)

How do you separate the truly great from the good companies, or the good from the bad? In Part I of this topic, I addressed several problems associated with poor customer service and outlined three high-level recommendations. In this post, I offer additio...
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A Special Edition of ExecuNet Master Class With John Sculley

I'm excited. Next week we have a very special edition of ExecuNet Master Class. ExecuNet's Anthony Vlahos will be speaking with John Sculley. The John Sculley – one of America's best-known business leaders. Having been CEO of both Pepsi and Apple, John ...
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Tastemade: Engaging the Mobile Generation

Steven Kydd and his partners were looking to share their personal passions for food and travel and bring that together in a new media business. Kydd, an entrepreneur with 20 years of experience in media, technology and international business, launched ...
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Create a Culture of Greatness

To build a winning a team and a successful organization you must create a culture of greatness. It’s the most important thing a leader can do because culture drives behavior, behavior drives habits and habits create the future. As the leaders at Apple ...
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John Sculley and the Obi Worldphone are Transforming Mobile Technology

"There are millions of people who are doers in life who have incredible ambitions, and our job is to deliver the products that will enable them to do it." These are the words of John Sculley, one of America's best-known business leaders, as he ...
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