Biz Stone, the co-founder of Twitter, discusses the power of creativity and how to harness it, through memoir-style stories from his remarkable life and career. THINGS A LITTLE BIRD TOLD ME: Confessions of the Creative Mind From "GQ"'s Nerd of the Year to one of "Time"'s""most influential people in the world, Biz Stone represents different things to different people. But he is known to all as the creative, effervescent, funny, and remarkably savvy co-founder of Twitter-the social media platform that singlehandedly changed the way the world works. Now, Biz tells fascinating, pivotal, and personal stories from his life and career, sharing his knowledge about the nature and importance of ingenuity today. In Biz's world: -Opportunity can be manufactured.-Great work comes from abandoning a linear way of thinking.-Creativity never runs out, use it as often as you want.-Asking questions is free. Do it! In this book, Biz also addresses failure, the value of vulnerability, ambition, and how to learn from negative experiences (he's had many). Whether seeking behind-the-scenes stories, advice, or wisdom and principles from one of the most successful businessmen of the new century, THINGS A LITTLE BIRD TOLD ME will satisfy every reader.
"Most tales of startup success revolve around a lone genius out-maneuvering the competition. But the story Biz Stone tells is a riveting-and often hilarious-break from that tradition: a story of collaboration, sharing, and the power of networks."--Steven Johnson, "New York Times "bestselling author of "Where Good Ideas Come From"
Number Of Pages: 240
Published: 1st April 2014
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 21.6 x 13.5 x 2.4
Weight (kg): 0.37