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March 25, 201410:50 AM

Top 15 Rules For Business Writers tagged “Outliers”

Are there rules for great writing when it comes to business? I am often asked where I find the time to write. I am often asked about why I write and publish so much content. I am often asked where... Read more

By Mitch Joel


January 14, 201411:51 PM

Let's Face The Cold Hard Truth About Talent tagged “Outliers”

I started taking electric bass lessons. I used to play electric bass quite a bit (even studied it in a post-secondary environment). I worked very hard at it. I had private lessons, would attend jam sessions, played in a couple... Read more

By Mitch Joel


August 27, 201311:12 PM

10,000 Hours And 20% Of Your Work Time tagged “Outliers”

How much wood could a woodchuck chuck if a woodchuck could chunk would? Time is always the number one concern in our lives, isn't it? Feel free to blame consciousness. The clock is always ticking... and it's ticking down. Some... Read more

By Mitch Joel


August 16, 2013 1:39 PM

My First Job tagged “Outliers”

I was in grade 10. It could have been grade 9. My entire grade was taking a summer trip overseas. I wanted to become a million by the time I was 18, so the clock was ticking. Tick. Tock. Instead... Read more

By Mitch Joel


July 12, 201312:17 PM

How To Become A Thought Leader tagged “Outliers”

You are one if someone reputable says you are one. That is the short and simple answer to what is a very complex thing to define. If Anderson Cooper describes you as a "marketing thought leader" prior to interviewing you... Read more

By Mitch Joel


May 1, 2013 8:10 AM

The Secret To Getting Picked tagged “Outliers”

Being picked by someone or choosing yourself and leading... which do you choose? It seems like an obvious answer. Any self-respecting individual would say that they would prefer to choose themselves and be solely responsible for their own success and... Read more

By Mitch Joel


October 3, 2012 9:55 PM

The Moment tagged “Outliers”

Have you had "The Moment" yet? When you look through the newspaper, do you stop and review the job postings? Do you take some time during your work week to hop over to Monster.com or Craigslist to see what positions... Read more

By Mitch Joel


May 25, 2012 2:55 PM

The Blog Of Awesome tagged “Outliers”

In a sea of content, how do you make your stuff stand out? This was one of the questions I was asked during the Burning Questions Panel at this morning's C2 MTL conference. In short, my answer was: Be awesome... Read more

By Mitch Joel


February 11, 201211:37 AM

Six Links Worthy Of Your Attention #86 tagged “Outliers”

Is there one link, story, picture or thought that you saw online this week that you think somebody you know must see? My friends: Alistair Croll (BitCurrent, Year One Labs, GigaOM, Human 2.0, the author of Complete Web Monitoring and... Read more

By Mitch Joel


January 7, 201212:22 PM

The Deception Of Malcolm Gladwell, Seth Godin and Gary Vaynerchuk tagged “Outliers”

You will never make it unless you work harder and much faster. It's funny how Malcolm Gladwell, Seth Godin, Gary Vaynerchuk and others (including me) are often criticized because their work is mis-interpreted as, "in order to accomplish what these... Read more

By Mitch Joel


November 12, 2011 4:31 PM

Six Links Worthy Of Your Attention #73 tagged “Outliers”

Is there one link, story, picture or thought that you saw online this week that you think somebody you know must see? My friends: Alistair Croll (BitCurrent, Year One Labs, GigaOM, Human 2.0, the author of Complete Web Monitoring and... Read more

By Mitch Joel

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October 15, 2011 2:31 PM

Six Links Worthy Of Your Attention #69 tagged “Outliers”

Is there one link, story, picture or thought that you saw online this week that you think somebody you know must see? My friends: Alistair Croll (BitCurrent, Year One Labs, GigaOM, Human 2.0, the author of Complete Web Monitoring and... Read more

By Mitch Joel


February 12, 2011 1:18 PM

Six Links Worthy Of Your Attention #34 tagged “Outliers”

Is there one link, story, picture or thought that you saw online this week that you think somebody you know must see? My friends: Alistair Croll (BitCurrent, Year One Labs, GigaOM, Human 2.0, the author of Complete Web Monitoring and... Read more

By Mitch Joel


November 6, 2010 2:57 PM

The Best Piece Of Management Advice I Ever Received tagged “Outliers”

What is the best piece of management advice you have ever received or heard? The Art of Management is coming to Toronto on November 15th, 2010 for a full-day of speakers on management and innovation. I am honored to have... Read more

By Mitch Joel


April 11, 2010 1:56 PM

What Happens When Malcolm Gladwell And Clay Shirky Can't Agree On Social Media? tagged “Outliers”

Two of the smartest thinkers when it comes to media and business are Malcolm Gladwell and Clay Shirky. Gladwell is the best-selling business book author of, Tipping Point, Blink, Outliers and What The Dog Saw and Shirky penned the "must-own"... Read more

By Mitch Joel


April 9, 2010 9:26 PM

All You Need Is Love (And Then Comes The Business) tagged “Outliers”

Art first. Business second. If you get the chance, be sure to watch the documentary, All Together Now. The feature-length documentary chronicles the making of The Beatles' Love show by Cirque du Soleil. It's a staggering work of creativity,... Read more

By Mitch Joel


December 31, 200911:43 AM

Six New Business Books For 2010 tagged “Outliers”

The face of reading took a dramatic turn during this holiday season, and we're not just talking about those of us who have seen the stack of books next to our nightstand continue to rise as the gifts flow in.... Read more

By Mitch Joel


December 11, 2009 9:41 PM

Spend An Hour With Malcolm Gladwell tagged “Outliers”

Recently, in a shopping mall, I spotted a copy of Malcolm Gladwell's book, Outliers, for sale at HMV. It's hard to believe it, but Gladwell must be the first business book author who is truly a rock star. That wasn't... Read more

By Mitch Joel


October 31, 2009 8:42 PM

10 New Business Books Worth Checking Out tagged “Outliers”

There have been a bunch of new business books launched recently. The stack on your night table is about to get a whole lot higher. Here are ten new business book that are worth checking out right away: Connected -... Read more

By Mitch Joel


August 25, 2009 9:38 PM

An Expert With No Experience tagged “Outliers”

What constitutes an expert? One of the major conversations that still takes place online revolves around the question, "who is an expert?" Big business is looking for a reason to engage in these many online channels, they just don't want... Read more

By Mitch Joel


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