Lithium Social CRM Virtual Summit

Jeremiah Owyang & Ray Wang, Speakers … [Read more...]

LeWeb 2009

Jeremiah Owyang, Speaker … [Read more...]

Altimeter Welcomes New Partners

It's with great excitement that I'm announcing the addition of three new partners to Altimeter Group. Joining me will be Deb Schultz, Ray Wang, and Jeremiah Owyang (read their thoughts) -- three bright minds, true professionals, and most important of all, great people. (Read the press release.) Our Mission - Providing A Strategic Approach to Emerging Technologies Together, we are taking on the mission of helping clients understand and adapt emerging technologies into their strategies in a … [Read more...]

International Editions of Groundswell Book

Every few weeks I get a package from the Harvard Business Press, the publishers of "Groundswell". Inside are usually two Groundswell books, translated and printed in another language. I thought I'd share some of the cover images with you, where they are available, and updates on when other editions will be published. I'll update this page as more information becomes available Why are the covers and even the titles different? The publisher in each country decides what works best for each market. … [Read more...]

Crowdsourcing the logo for Altimeter

I've had good success setting up my own business at Altimeter Group but one thing I never got around to doing was getting a logo done. Last summer, I was briefed crowdSPRING, which is a marketplace for creative projects. So I've decided to put my logo up as a project there, where designers can submit their ideas. Why put my brand logo design in the hands of complete strangers? Well, I figured that anything is better than the simple font-based brand identity I have now! I also looked at … [Read more...]

Groundswell named #8 on Amazon’s Best Business Books list

I was excited to see that Groundswell was selected named to Amazon's Top Ten Best Business Books of 2008. It joins some excellent company, from Warren Buffet to John Kotter. Between the book tour, striking out on my own, and well, life, I haven't kept up on my own reading much this past year. So in looking at the list, I immediately added a few titles to my Amazon/Audible carts, namely The Back Of The Napkin and The Illusions of Entrepreneurship. And it was nice to see Guy Kawasaki's new book … [Read more...]

Announcing Altimeter Group

I'm very happy and proud to announce my new company, Altimeter Group. The goal of the company is to provide thought leadership on social and emerging technologies, And thanks to the support and well-wishes of many people, I'm off and running. Here are some of the most frequently asked questions I'm getting about Altimeter Group. What services will you be providing? My goal is to help leaders and their companies understand how to deal with and thrive with social and emerging technologies. This … [Read more...]