Carol Sanford


Entries Tagged as 'Blog Review'

Are Corporations Outsourcing Responsibility?

April 24th, 2013 · 1 Comment

(This guest blog was originally printed in The Economist  ( in a shorter version Corporations outsource everything from accounting and manufacturing to human resource functions. For the most part, charity and Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) are methods of outsourcing responsibility, handing off the heavy lifting to someone outside the company who will make strategic decisions […]

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Do It Yourself Era

June 20th, 2012 · No Comments

I love 800CEOREAD’s blog. 800CEOREAD sells books published by, well, publishers. Not DIY.  In spite of that this week they offer a fun and useful piece about DIY in the process of reviewing a book. It opens this way: “We live in a do-it-yourself age. … Not only is the world more competitive than twenty […]

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Does Social Media Makes Businesses Stupid? Or Smart?

August 19th, 2010 · 1 Comment

Nick Carr argues in his most recent book, “The Shallows” that the Internet is making us less attentive and in general less intelligent. Carr has stirred up some controversy and his concept has certainly not been universally adopted. What if it is not the Internet at all but something else? “The problem is not the […]

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