April 2012

26 Apr Reputation matters to consumers too

  I agree wholeheartedly. Goldman Sachs' CEO Lloyd Blankfein on public opinion and reputation of Goldman Sachs:“I think the average American probably had no contact and had never heard of Goldman Sachs before three years ago. Shame on us in a way for not anticipating how...

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18 Apr Power of Reputation

 The Power of Reputation.  Chris Komisarjevsky’s new book, The Power of Reputation: Strengthen the Asset that Will Make or Break Your Career, is a must-read for anyone interested in understanding how to steer their reputation into a career worth having.  Chris provides practical, easy-to-apply advice, techniques,...

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12 Apr Reputation Winners and Losers

Prophet, a brand consultancy, released its recent reputation survey today. The survey was conducted among over 5,000 consumers in the U.S. Among the most important drivers of reputation rankings were:Is a company whose products and services make a difference in my life Is a company that inspires me Gives...

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08 Apr The Empty Seat

Just read this article in Forbes about Amazon's Jeff Bezos' number one leadership secret. I've followed him for years and enjoy reading about how Amazon has grown from a bookseller to an everything store online.  I had already been thinking about about the importance of...

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