High performance mobile web : Best Practices for Optimizing Mobile Web Apps (book)

Author: Maximiliano Firtman Optimize the performance of your mobile websites and webapps to the extreme. With this hands-on book, veteran mobile and web developer Maximiliano Firtman demonstrates which aspects of your site or app slow down the user’s experience, and what you can do to achieve lightning-fast performance. There’s much at stake: if you want … Read more

The innovator’s field guide : market tested methods and frameworks to help you meet your innovation challenges (ebook)

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Authors: Peter Skarzynski and David Crosswhite It is well recognized that succeeding at innovation is fundamental in today’s hyper-competitive global marketplace. It is the only way to outperform current and emerging competitors sustainably. But what we call “innovation” is messy and difficult and too often lacks the rigor and discipline of other management processes. The … Read more

The Xiaomi way : customer engagement strategies that built one of the largest smartphone companies in the world (book)

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Author: Li Wanqiang ; translated by Martha Avery The cofounder of “China’s new smartphone king” (CNN) reveals the strategy that launched his company to the top of the industry in record time In an extraordinarily competitive industry, Xiaomi has risen to the top echelon through innovative marketing and visionary business strategy. In just four short … Read more

These Experts Claim Improvisation Skills Can Help Startups And Entrepreneurs To Go Through Hard Times

“Kelly Leonard and Tom Yorton of The Second City comedy theater argue that improvisational comedy and business have more in common than one might first think. In their new book, Yes, And: How Improvisation Reverses ‘No, But’ Thinking and Improves Creativity and Collaboration, they share their insights on innovation and team-building. Wharton management professor Laura … Read more

Simply brilliant : powerful techniques to unlock your creativity and spark new ideas (book)

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Author: Bernhard Schroeder What if you could brainstorm innovative solutions to your company’s challenges? What if you could dream up new businesses that capture markets? What if you could tap the creative genius driving Silicon Valley’s success stories? The truth is you can! Analytical thinkers, numbers people, non-artists-everyone can generate imaginative ideas. All it takes … Read more