Rebooting Business and the World
Publication Date: September 2010
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Don Tapscott and Anthony D. Williams present the sequel to their groundbreaking and bestselling Wikinomics, with new ideas and applications for mass collaboration.
Don Tapscott is chief executive of New Paradigm, the think tank and strategy consulting company he founded in 1992. He is the author of more than ten books, including the bestsellers Paradigm Shift and Growing Up Digital. Anthony D. Williams is a research director at New Paradigm, a think tank and strategy consulting company, where he leads the company's work in the areas of innovation and intellectual property. He also teaches at the London School of Economics. Winner of several AudioFile Earphones Awards and a multiple finalist for the APA's prestigious Audie Award, Alan Sklar has narrated nearly two hundred audiobooks, including Black Hawk Down by Mark Bowden, The Kennedys: America's Emerald Kings by Thomas Maier, and The Looming Tower by Lawrence Wright. Named a Best Voice of 2009 by AudioFile magazine, his work has earned him a Booklist Editors' Choice Award (twice), a Publishers Weekly Listen-Up Award, and Audiobook of the Year by ForeWord magazine. The Dartmouth graduate's theatre credits include Hamlet, The Taming of the Shrew, The Seagull, and many modern roles. Alan has also narrated thousands of corporate videos for clients such as NASA,Sikorsky Aircraft, IBM, Dannon, Pfizer, AT&T, and SONY. For several years, he has been the spokesman for TracFone Wireless Co. and can often be seen and heard on TracFone radio and TV spots and infomercials."I am so pleased, as is my husband, to have found a narrator that holds our attention so well that we have come to compare every other narrator to him (you). So far we have found none with such a talent as yours. We very much plan to listen to as many of your works as we can find." -Sandi King, a letter to Mr. Sklar
According to writer and digital revolution expert Don Tapscott, the classic university lecture model is an outdated way of teaching a generation that has grown up making, changing and learning from digital communities. More at NPR.org
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