ROKC Case Studies

Misgivings on a Tesla-Chrysler Merger

Interesting assessment but off the mark. A Tesla-Chrysler, Musk/Marchionne, team up makes no sense whatsoever. Tesla is not really an ...
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Applying the ROKC to Boing Boing Maternity

A close friend and business partner sent me an article that appeared in the Huffington Post asking me how ROKC ...
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How do you put technology in the hands of people so that it’s useful?

Krista Donaldson, CEO of D-Rev, a not-for-profit product development company, asks: How do you ensure that needed technology gets to ...
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Immigration & The American Dream

Nice article by Kevin Maggiacomo describing the American immigrant story: Has The U.S. Lost The American Dream? Well, the immigrant story for ...
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ROKC Outperforms McKinsey

Had the pleasure of listening to this interview about McKinsey strategy development and find that it is over complicated. Chris Bradley ...
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Facebook efficiency

"According to recent data, said Kartik Hosanagar, associate professor of Internet commerce in Wharton’s Operations and Information Management Department, [on] Facebook, ...
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Competitive Advantage clearly defined

Excellent synopsis. Makes me want to read this book,The End of Competitive Advantage: How to Keep Your Strategy Moving as ...
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The musical key component follow-up

Heard this report on NPR about composer Kimo Williams (Photo: Columbia College Chicago) and how his experience in Vietnam has fed into ...
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The musical key component

Today, MocaMedia's Gwen Alston and I discussed her presentation at Berklee School of Music in Valencia, Spain, to more fully ...
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Tumblr key component

According to Molly Young, New York Magazine, ‘‘It Was the Biggest Game of Chicken I’ve Ever Seen.’’, Tumblr's key component is: ...
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Grumpy Cat ROKCs!

Katie van Syckle's article "Grumpy Cat" (Photo: Jeff Minton) appearing in the magazine New York is great example of the ROKC ...
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Dancer gets ROKCed

“I like [Alessandro's] notion that a business has to move as a whole if it wants to successfully evolve/adapt/change. It ...
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