M-Shaped Strategy Weekly for 12/29/13
Every week we read or capture a large variety of articles and other information that we find relevant to what we are up to. Here are some of the things we found interesting this week –
Electric cars may hold solution for power storage – From one grid to another.
Yes, 2013 was the year of the platform. And there’s more to come in 2014 – Confused of Calcutta is frequently very good.
The Lost World – Fossils of the future – Looking at issues in the environment.
Bob Peck’s Top 10 Disruptive Themes for 2014 – The Reformed Broker looks ahead
2013 was a lost year for tech – A lament on the lost traction in the industry that drives everything else.
Algorithms Won’t Replace Managers, But Will Change Everything About What They Do – Related to platform thinking, above.
33 Dramatic Predictions for 2030 – Futurist covers his bases.
Complete 2013 Roundup – Venkat Rao is very interesting.
The Ideas that Shaped Management in 2013 – What HBR thinks about management.
Who am I to judge – An excellent introduction to Pope Francis.
Saving suburbia – On neighborhood diversity.
Okay, maybe that's enough for now.