Monthly Archives: May 2014

Never Eat Alone

by Ken Ferazzi (2005) An interesting title for a business book that has absolutely nothing to do with the culinary arts. Keith Ferrazzi presents a compelling story and lots of interesting strategies about how to develop an active network of personal … Continue reading

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Hotel Emergency Service

Hotels Technology Next Generation Comment by Ronald Lesniak  Faculty Member at the University of California Berkeley and a Member of the UC Berkeley teaching node for the NSF As the former CEO of Teledex and one of the big providers of … Continue reading

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Why Lean Start-Up Changes Everything

Harvard Business Review Article by Steve Blank The Harvard Business Review periodical published an article in May 2013 written by Steve Blank a professor at Stanford University and UC Berkeley, which changes the way business plans and entrepreneurial activities move … Continue reading

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Needs for every hotel?

Faculty Member at the University of California Berkeley and a Member of the UC Berkeley teaching node for the NSF The hospitality industry has always been looking for disruptive advantages to make their offering somewhat unique that will drive toward … Continue reading

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Voicemail to Email: Another Beneficial Voiceware Feature

Hotel Technologies & Software Comments I think that the connection of the hotel phone system voicemail to the guest’s email account has some very positive benefits. If set up properly messages before arrival, during stay and perhaps a short period … Continue reading

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Hotel Technology Next Generation

Telephones in rooms – are they a thing of the past ? Article Response May 19, 2014 by  Ronald Lesniak Faculty Member at the University of California Berkeley and a Member of the UC Berkeley teaching node for the NSF … Continue reading

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University Alumni Entrepreneurial Market

Ron posted: The median and average age of an entrepreneur are certainly not startling to me as I started my first company when I was 34 years old, with 4 kids and one on the way. The drive was to … Continue reading

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Clever Girls Collective Honored

Clever Girls Collective Honored to Be Awarded Three Prestigious Shorty Awards San Francsico, CA (PRWEB) April 14, 2014 Social media agency, Clever Girls Collective, is awarded Best Small Agency, Best Twitter Campaign, and Best Social Good Campaign for #Batkid. Clever … Continue reading

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Creative Confidence: Unleashing the Creative Potential Within Us All

By  Tom Kelley and David Kelley (2013) IDEO founder and Stanford d.school creator David Kelley and his brother Tom Kelley, IDEO partner and the author of the bestselling The Art of Innovation, have written a powerful and compelling book on unleashing the … Continue reading

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The Startup Owner’s Manual: Step-by-Step Guide or Building a Great Company

By:  Steve Blank and Bob Dorf (2012)   This book is a step – by – step how – to guide that details a process for building a successful, profitable, scalable startup. Don’t attempt to read this book in a … Continue reading

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