Ghosts of Presentations Past

Over at Duarte, they dug up some business presentations from decades past, long before the age of PowerPoint: Vintage Slides from GE from Duarte, Inc. Anyone who has likes to create superdecks would be terrified of  their first takeaway (I’m looking at you, market research agencies): Slides were treated like they were valuable because they were … Read more Ghosts of Presentations Past

The Freakonomists Take on Consulting (or How to Explain Consulting To Your Mom)

The authors of Freakonomics have a new podcast that explores the management consulting industry.  If you’ve ever wondered why clients hire consultants, why consultants hire completely inexperienced MBAs, or what some high profile experts about the industry thing, this is a great place to start.  It’s also a great introduction for people who aren’t management … Read more The Freakonomists Take on Consulting (or How to Explain Consulting To Your Mom)