Dec 292013
 

 

Amazon services 12/31/2011 

17 services.

Screenshot

 

Amazon services 12/29/2013

33 services.

Screenshot

 

Notes:

2011 – 8 trade areas (9 with U.S.?)

2013 – 12 trade areas (13 with U.S.?)

**The United States is not included in the list for either year.

Dec 222013
 

“As knowledge becomes the resource of post-capitalist society, the social position of school as “producer” and “distributive channel” of knowledge, and its monopoly, are both bound to be challenged. And some of the competitors are bound to succeed.”

Peter Drucker

Post-Capitalist Society

*Business model innovation.

Dec 222013
 

“… in Japanese Kaizen, every single step is a small one—a minor change here, a minor improvement there. But the aim is to produce by means of step-by-step improvements a radically different product, process, or service a few years later. The aim is to make a difference.”

Peter Drucker

Post-Capitalist Society

How making a difference matters. Staying competitive, strong and capable.

Dec 222013
 

“A turnaround requires abandoning whatever does not perform and doing more of whatever does perform.”

Peter Drucker

Post-Capitalist Society

This would seem to be a process that could apply to the individual as well.

Dec 202013
 

If the First Wave wealth system was chiefly based on growing things, and the Second Wave on making things, the Third Wave wealth system is increasingly based on serving, thinking, knowing and experiencing.

This is the most highlighted passage with 52 highlighters as of December 20, 2013. 


Where were we and where are we going?


Notes: 

Revolutionary Wealth by Alvin Toffler, Heidi Toffler