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Microtrends: The small forces behind tomorrow’s big changes By Mark J. Penn with E. Kinney Zalesne 5/7 stars Trends tend to be easy to spot, at least when they are on a large scale. Everyone knows that bellbottoms were popular … Continue reading

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Here Comes Everybody

Here Comes Everybody By Clay Shirky 6/7 stars I realized about a third of the way through this book that I made a mistake in reading it after Cognitive Surplus. Since Shirky wrote this book first, many of his concepts … Continue reading

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Cognitive Surplus

By Clay Shirky 6/7 stars I liked this book. It was well written, clear and interesting. I don’t have much to criticize in this particular piece, so below is my summary of the book’s content. Free time is a relatively … Continue reading

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