Bruce Kasanoff and Michael Hinshaw
7 Ways to DramaticallyAdvance Your Career
1 They didnt waste time updating their resumes
The fastest way to advance your career is to drive innovation, rather than fall victim to it.
Copyright 2006 Rocket Raccoon1. Eliminate your industrys persistent pain points
2. Dramatically reduce complexity
3. Cut prices 90% or more find a cheaper and better solution to an existing problem
iNav X iPad app vs. Garmin chartplotter. Images from iNav and Overton.
$49$427 - $8544. Make stupid objects smart
PlantLink lets flowers text you when they need water.
5. Teach your company to talk
Apple, Google and Amazon are doing this already.Source: Ubergizmo
6. Be utterly transparent be more open and honest than any of your competitors
7. Make loyalty dramatically easier than disloyalty
Source: Origins.comDont bet your career on a company that hasnt changed its business model since before cell phones were invented.
Source: http://uhaweb.hartford.edu/gaynor/tree03.htmlFor more information
Based on this LinkedIn article: http://www.linkedin.com/today/post/article/20130617120202-36792-7-ways-to-dramatically-advance-your-career
Adapted from Smart Customers, Stupid Companies by Michael Hinshaw and Bruce Kasanoff. You can download the Introduction and 1st chapter for free here: http://kasanoff.com/free-stuff/
Thanks to Flickr members John Jack Rice (cover) and Metro Transportation Library and Archive (#1).