The confluence of radio consolidation, iTunes, and the lack of highly targeted youth radio formats, has generated a massive tidal wave away from traditional radio toward the technology that gives control and choice of music for a reasonable price.
Wal-Mart is like no traditional record seller. Unlike a typical Tower Records store, which stocked 60,000 titles, an average Wal-Mart carries about 5,000 CDs. That leaves little room on the shelf for developing artists or independent labels.
42 percent of IBM's 350,000 employees rarely come in to an IBM office IBM saves $100m in real estate costs IBM has over 2000 employees working in Second Life Where we work?
Busy: “Show your face during all standard working hours…. The busy economy relies on face time as a proxy measure of real work.” Burst: “If you produce what you need to, we don’t care when you do it or how long it takes…. The burst economy relies on workstreaming — the flow of output that a worker creates, documented online as automatically as possible.” How we measure productivity?