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Velocity

Ajaz Ahmed


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PUBLISHED: 3rd May 2012
ISBN: 9780091947569
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Presents seven timeless laws for businesses and individuals in a world that is dominated by rapid change and digital technology. This title shares the vision and values required to succeed with the untold backstories to influential and iconic innovation.
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  • Paperback
    $30.75
PUBLISHED: 3rd May 2012
ISBN: 9780091947569
ANNOTATION:
Presents seven timeless laws for businesses and individuals in a world that is dominated by rapid change and digital technology. This title shares the vision and values required to succeed with the untold backstories to influential and iconic innovation.

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Presents seven timeless laws for businesses and individuals in a world that is dominated by rapid change and digital technology. This title shares the vision and values required to succeed with the untold backstories to influential and iconic innovation.

Publisher Description

Whatever you do and wherever you are, Velocity is coming to get you. Don't hesitate and get taken by surprise. Evolve now, rise to the challenge and create a better, smarter and more inspiring future. Digital technology is changing the way we do business in every way imaginable and if there is anything worth knowing about how to use it to innovate and grow, Stefan Olander and Ajaz Ahmed know it. Stefan Olander is the vice-president of Digital Sport at Nike and Ajaz Ahmed is the founder of legendary independent innovation agency AKQA. Between them they have invented some of the most influential and iconic work for many of the world's leading brands. Written as a conversation between Olander and Ahmed, Velocity is a highly perceptive manifesto for a world gone digital. Charged with cutting-edge content and ideas, Velocity presents the seven new laws all businesses need to face to thrive, including 'Convenient is the Enemy of Right', 'It's Easier Done Than Said' and 'Have a Purpose Larger Than Yourself'. Highly thought-provoking and utterly engaging, Velocity will turn your perceptions about digital on their head, and arm you with the knowledge to define your future and leave your competitors behind.

Author Biography

Ajaz Ahmed (Author) Ajaz Ahmed is the CEO of AKQA, the ideas and innovation company he founded aged 21. AKQA today employs over 1,500 people in 15 offices around the world. In 2014 AKQA won the Queen's Award for Enterprise Innovation. Ajaz co-authored Velocity: The Seven New Laws for a World Gone Digital. For essays and thoughts

Stefan Olander (Author) Stefan Olander is the vice-president of digital sport at Nike and one of the world's leading digital innovators. Stefan has led many of Nike's most cutting-edge initiatives, including the revolutionary Nike+ experience developed in partnership with Apple. Nike employs over 30,000 people across the globe is one of the world's most valuable brands.

Review

Seven 'laws' to keep us on the digital pace Evening Standard A blueprint for winning Forbes A game-changing book on management philosophy Books for Breakfast Velocity is the best 'industry' book I have read since The Tipping Point FWA Network There's no waste, no flowery prose - only an intelligent flow of insights, advice, stories and illumination ... I defy you to read it without a highlighter pen in your hand. Contagious magazine

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There's no waste, no flowery prose - only an intelligent flow of insights, advice, stories and illumination ... I defy you to read it without a highlighter pen in your hand.

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"There's no waste, no flowery prose - only an intelligent flow of insights, advice, stories and illumination ... I defy you to read it without a highlighter pen in your hand."

Promotional "Headline"

"A highly perceptive manifesto for entrepreneurs, leaders and managers from the Vice President of Digital Sport at Nike and the founder of legendary innovation agency AKQA. With an exclusive introduction by Sir Richard Branson."

Product Details

Author
Ajaz Ahmed
Year
2012
ISBN-10
0091947561
ISBN-13
9780091947569
Media
Book
Subtitle
The Seven New Laws for a World Gone Digital
Country of Publication
United Kingdom
Publication Date
2012-05-03
Pages
272
Short Title
VELOCITY
Language
English
Publisher
Ebury Publishing
Format
Paperback
Audience
General/Trade