Small Is the New Big: and 183 Other Riffs, Rants, and Remarkable Business Ideas

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Penguin, Aug 17, 2006 - Business & Economics - 352 pages
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As one of today’s most influential business thinkers, Seth Godin helps his army of fans stay focused, stay connected, and stay dissatisfied with the status quo, the ordinary, the boring. His books, blog posts, magazine articles, and speeches have inspired countless entrepreneurs, marketing people, innovators, and managers around the world.

Now, for the first time, Godin has collected the most provocative short pieces from his pioneering blog—ranked #70 by Feedster (out of millions published) in worldwide readership. This book also includes his most popular columns from Fast Company magazine, and several of the short e-books he has written in the last few years.

A sample:

  • Bon Jovi And The Pirates

  • Christmas Card Spam

  • Clinging To Your Job Title?

  • How Much Would You Pay to Be on Oprah’s Show?

  • The Persistence of Really Bad Ideas

  • The Seduction of “Good Enough”

  • What Happens When It's All on Tape?

  • Would You Buy Life Insurance at a Rock Concert?

Small is the New Big is a huge bowl of inspiration that you can gobble in one sitting or dip into at any time. As Godin writes in his introduction: “I guarantee that you'll find some ideas that don’t work for you. But I’m certain that you're smart enough to see the stuff you’ve always wanted to do, buried deep inside one of these riffs. And I’m betting that once inspired, you’ll actually make something happen.”

 

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Easy to read, with lots of anecdotes. - Goodreads
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I didn't feel like reading the book anymore at "Egomaniac." I borrowed this book, because it's popular and gives actually really helpful advice about product design. It was very informative in terms ... Read full review

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i guess i'm going through a Seth Godin phase. he's been around forever. i've never read his stuff. until now. wildly motivating. you read one thing and you want to get of the tub and implement it ... Read full review

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Contents

If you want to know
 
SMALLIS THE NEWBIG
 
SPECIAL BONUS 243 WORTH OF FREE EBOOKS REPRINTED HERE AT NO EXTRA CHARGE TO YOU MY FAITHFUL READER
ACKNOWLEDGMENTS
 
INDEX
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About the author (2006)

Seth Godin is the worldwide bestselling author of "Permission Marketing", "Unleashing the Ideavirus", and "Survival is not Enough". He is a renowned public speaker, has started several successful companies, and is a contributing editor at "Fast Company Magazine".

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