Articles of the Week: How Well Do You Take a Punch, Best Productivity Apps of ’12, Emotion v. Knowledge, and Icarus Sessions
How Well Do You Take A Punch? by Fred Wilson (investor in Twitter, Tumblr, Foursquare, etc.)
Best Productivity Apps 2012 from Business Insider
Startup founders and teams have a lot going on. Check out some tools to make it easier. I was surprised to see Asana left off the list. Started by a Facebook co-founder and getting lots of praise. It’s what I use.
Why Emotion, Not Knowledge, Is the Catalyst for Change by Dan and Chip Heath for Fast Company (authors of two of my favorite books, Switch and Made to Stick — amazing books for anyone who is trying to make anything happen.)
The Icarus Sessions — go present your idea to others in 140 seconds. Sessions happening around the country.