As 2009 draws to a close, I thought I’d take a quick look back at significant developments of the past year.  And what a year it’s been, hasn’t it?! Last January, I don’t think any of us could have predicted how bad things would get (the economic downtown, collapse of the automotive industry, Adam Lambert’s […]


I just finished listening to Chris Anderson’s latest book, Free, and I was particularly fascinated by the portion which discussed the changes in music distribution in China.  I’ve been thinking a lot about how the book publishing business is experiencing some dramatic challenges and I believe there may be some important takeaways for book publishers […]


free to be free

Chris Anderson’s new book, Free:  The Future of a Radical Price, is on the top of my to-read list.  Based on BusinessWeek’s review, it sounds like a provocative read about the how economy and technology have evolved the concept of Free. […]