Business | Michael Grover

Michael Grover > Blog >

February 13, 2020

8 Time Management Strategies That Could Change the Way You Work

Grow Wire--Eight time-management strategies to help you become more productive in your business and personal life.
Go to Grow Wire

February 02, 2020

U.S. Subscription Apps Made $4.6 Billion in 2019, a 21% Increase.

Subscription Insider--Tinder was the top subscription-based app, representing 10% of the spending in the top 100 non-game apps.
Go to Subscription Insider

January 26, 2020

Thank you, Clay Christensen, for everything you taught me about disruptive innovation and more

Chief Marketing Technologist--My first encounter with Clay's concept of disruptive innovation was in 1994. At the time, I was the 23-year-old CEO of the world's largest BBS software company.
Go to Chief Marketing Technolog...

January 21, 2020

Pharma's 2019 TV spending ticks up-barely-thanks to big Humira growth

FiercePharma--Pharma TV spending finished 2019 at $3.79 billion, just a notch higher than the $3.73 billion tally in 2018 for brand spending on TV commercials—and just one drug accounted for the entire increase.
Go to FiercePharma

January 12, 2020

How Music Copyright Lawsuits Are Scaring Away New Hits

Rolling Stone--The boom in copyright lawsuits is rattling the music industry — to the point where some artists and songwriters are spending tens of thousands of dollars on insurance policies
Go to Rolling Stone

January 06, 2020

How to Be Better at Email in 2020

It’s a new year—and if you’re still dealing with an inbox full of emails from 2019, here are three tips to help you do email better in 2020.
Go to article

January 03, 2020

8 powerful phrases of emotionally intelligent leaders

enterprisersproject--Practice emotional intelligence by incorporating these simple, powerful phrases into your leadership vocabulary.
Go to enterprisersproject

January 01, 2020

The 10 Morning Rituals Of Successful Entrepreneurs

Forbes--How you start your day can have an incredible impact on how the rest of it goes. How much energy you have, how efficient and productive you are, if you achieve the right things, and how much you enjoy the journey. There are millions of others out there trying to beat you.
Go to Forbes

January 01, 2020

My 3 Words for 2020.

Chris Brogan Media: StoryLeader--Happy 2020! Since 2006, I’ve been recommending that people choose 3 words to guide their actions and choices over the year to come. With over 13 years of experience and more to come, I want to share with you how this works because I want you to choose your own 3 words and share them …
Go to Chris Brogan Media: Story...

December 26, 2019

First-party data becomes media's most important currency

Nieman Lab--Many publishers are just starting to think about how they might create a technology stack that smartly and efficiently collects, and effectively uses, first-party data to drive growth in their advertising, subscription, and e-commerce businesses.
Go to Nieman Lab

December 26, 2019

You should be the Georgia Peach Truck Man.

Blue Penguin Development--What do you do to leverage novelty, scarcity and/or specialization in your business?
Go to Blue Penguin Development

December 25, 2019

Inside DoorDash's ghost kitchen, a 'WeWork for restaurants' that allows tenants like Chick-fil-A to focus on food delivery

Business Insider--DoorDash Kitchens in Redwood City, California, gives restaurant brands like Chick-fil-A and The Halal Guys space to focus solely on food delivery.
Go to Business Insider

December 19, 2019

Leaders Don't Hide Behind Data

MIT Sloan Management Review--With data, you can measure and improve performance, but that won’t facilitate breakthroughs.
Go to MIT Sloan Management Revi...

December 17, 2019

What Type of Leader Should You Be in 2020?

peoplegoal--What type of a leader is effective in 2020? There have been various new leadership terms circulating, some more pivotal than others.
Go to peoplegoal

December 13, 2019

The Future of Adult Content Slams Up Against Big Tech

Wired--As influencers peddle more explicit content, Big Tech's biggest platforms—Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter—are increasing restrictions.
Go to Wired

December 13, 2019

How to Write a Winning Sales Business Plan

Nimble Blog--In order to avoid having your business tank in a highly competitive market during its first year, develop a solid business sales plan right off the bat.
Go to Nimble Blog

December 02, 2019

The rise of social media

Our World in Data--Social media sites are used by more than two-thirds of all internet users. When did the rise of social media start and what are the largest sites today?
Go to Our World in Data

November 14, 2019

8 Easy-to-Miss Signs Your Workplace Is Toxic know a toxic workplace when you see it. Unless you're not seeing it.
Go to

October 23, 2019

Steve Jobs Used the 30 Percent Rule to Bring Apple Back From the Dead (It'll Work for You, Too) focusing on the best of the best, Jobs transformed Apple into one of the most valuable companies in the world.
Go to